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Georgetown University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Washington, DC

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Anthropology
  • Arabic Language and Literature
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Science
  • Economics, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • German Language and Literature
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • History, General
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Economics
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Neurobiology and Anatomy
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Portuguese Language and Literature
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Science, Technology and Society
  • Social Sciences, Other
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Theology/Theological Studies
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Social sciences, Business/marketing, Interdisciplinary studies
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Foreign service
Special Programs
Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Not required

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
1,142
Part-Time Faculty
1,180
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
38%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 17% of classes
10-19 students: 44% of classes
20-29 students: 15% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 5% of classes
Over 100 students: 2% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 13% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 48% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 31% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 4% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 3% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
4,673,477
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
430
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Laws, Master of Arts, Master of Arts in Liberal Studies, Executive Master of Leadership, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science, Master of Professional Studies, Global Executive Master of Business Administration, Executive Master of Business Administration

Master's Programs of Study

  • American Studies
  • Biochemistry
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Emergency Management
  • English
  • Environmental Law
  • Ethics
  • Finance and Banking
  • German
  • Health Law
  • Health Promotion
  • History
  • Hospitality Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Humanities
  • Immunology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • International Affairs
  • International Business
  • International Health
  • Journalism
  • Law
  • Liberal Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Management of Technology
  • Media Studies
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Near and Middle Eastern Languages
  • Near and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Public Health--General
  • Public Policy
  • Real Estate
  • Religion
  • Sports Management
  • Systems Engineering
  • Taxation
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Western European Studies

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Juris Doctor, Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Juridical Sciences, Doctor of Liberal Studies

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • American Studies
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Comparative Literature
  • Emergency Management
  • Environmental Law
  • Ethics
  • Health Law
  • Health Promotion
  • History
  • Hospitality Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Humanities
  • Immunology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • International Affairs
  • International Business
  • International Health
  • Journalism
  • Law
  • Liberal Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Management of Technology
  • Materials Sciences
  • Media Studies
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Public Health--General
  • Public Policy
  • Real Estate
  • Religion
  • Sports Management
  • Systems Engineering
  • Taxation
  • Theoretical Chemistry
  • Urban and Regional Planning

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