Thank you for your interest in graduate studies at Mason!


As a large, public research institution in the heart of northern Virginia's technology corridor, just minutes from downtown Washington, D.C., George Mason University is recognized as an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with global distinction in a range of academic fields.

Mason's graduate enrollment exceeds 11,000 with students studying in 127 degree programs at the master’s, doctoral, and professional levels. In addition, Mason also offers over 100 certificates at the graduate level.

Some of the benefits of being a graduate student at Mason include:

  1. Numerous and diverse career and graduate assistantship opportunities
  2. Networking opportunities with the more than 80,000 Mason alumni who still live and work in the Washington, D.C. area
  3. Classes offered at convenient times and locations so you can work while you complete your degree

See the full listing of our degrees and submit your application online now!