George Mason University
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George Mason University

Institutional Data

Mason is ranked in the top 200 colleges and universities
  • More than 36,000 Students
    Mason's 36,000 students come from all 50 states and 130 countries to form a global community on campus.
  • 200 Degree Programs
    Mason is made up of 200 degree programs at the bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and professional levels.
  • 81% Local Students
    81% of Mason students come from Virginia, and 19% are out of state. More than 6,200 students live on the Fairfax campus.
  • $1.14 Billion Economic Impact
    Mason has a $1.14 billion economic impact on the Washington, D.C. region.
  • 82% of Grads Are Going Places!
    82% of the Class of 2018 had a post-graduate plan within 6 months of graduation. This includes employment, graduate school, military, or volunteering.
  • More than 20,000 Students Served Annually by University Career Services
    University Career Services serves more than 20,000 unique students each year, approximately 81% of all undergraduate students.

Mason's Impact on the NOVA/DC Workforce 

Mason graduates have a significant impact on the business communities of Northern Virginia and Washington, D.C., as 92% of all graduates take jobs in this area. Top undergraduate employment industries are education, government, technology, health, consulting, and financial services.