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George Mason University

About George Mason University

George Mason University is a large public research university located in Virginia, near Washington, DC, that enrolls more than 33,000 students. Its online division, Mason Online, allows students to complete many of the same classes as on-campus students from the comfort of their own home - or even while traveling or serving abroad. Mason Online offers more than 50 programs that are taught by the same high-quality faculty that are on campus. Online students can choose from fully-online programs or hybrid programs, which have some in-person requirements. Undergraduate and graduate-level programs are available in business and management, engineering and technology, science and math, education, and health fields. Adult degree completion programs are also available in information technology and applied science.

The online programs have the same academic integrity and standards as the campus-based programs and allow for virtual interaction and collaborative though discussion boards, blogs, email wikis, and social media. Online students also have access to a variety of resources that include academic advising, counseling, financial aid advisors and IT support.

George Mason University Offers:

  • Program Variety - Mason Online offers more than 50 program options in a diverse range of in-demand fields.
  • Top-Tier Faculty - Online courses are taught by the same accomplished professors who teach the on-campus course.
  • Flexible Programs - Online students can choose between fully online and hybrid programs, which are offered in asynchronous and synchronous formats.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

Applicants to George Mason University must have a high school diploma or GED. Graduate programs require a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution. Some programs have additional requirements.

Find Your Program:

  1. Graduate Certificate

    • Applied Behavior Analysis Certificate
    • Autism Spectrum Disorder Certificate
    • Business Analytics Certificate
  2. Masters

    • Master of Business Administration
    • Master of Business Administration: Business Analytics Specialization
    • Master of Education in Special Education, specializing in Applied Behavior Analysis
    • Master of Education in Special Education, specializing in Autism Spectrum Disorder
    • Master of Health Administration in Health Systems Management
    • Master of Science in Data Analytics Engineering
    • Master of Science in Health Informatics

George Mason University Online Locations

George Mason University offers a wide range of programs that can be taken online. The advantages to online learning are that you can work at your own pace and learn from anywhere. For more information about specific programs, please click here.