The George Washington University
Graduate School of Education and Human Development
Higher Education Administration
GW Virginia Science and Technology Campus
63-Credit (post-Master's) Program in Higher Education Administration leading to an Ed.D. Degree. There are two distinct tracks of the HEA Doctoral Program. While both tracks have the same expectations, requirements, admissions criteria and faculty, they differ in their delivery method. Virginia Cohort Track. Small cohort classes of 12-18 students meet one weekend per month, year round at GW's Virginia Campus in Ashburn, Virginia (just outside of the District of Columbia). The cohort track focuses on general administration of higher education. Classes are offered Fridays and Saturdays. Matriculation is in fall term only. Foggy Bottom Traditional Track. The traditional track is a self-paced program offered at the Foggy Bottom Campus in Washington, DC. Classes are offered on weekday evenings for part- and full-time students. Students select electives to create individualized dissertation areas of emphases. Matriculation is in fall and spring terms., 36-Credit Master's Program in Higher Education Administration leading to an M.A. in Ed.H.D. Degree. Offered on the Foggy Bottom Campus in Washington, D.C.
Accreditation:Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Facts & Figures
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Loans Offered: The Office of Student Financial Assistance offers financial aid in the form of Federal Stafford Loans and alternative loans to graduate students seeking to finance their graduate educations.
Locale: Large City