George Mason University
George Mason University was founded in 1972 and is the largest research university in Virginia. It is a public university with a total student population of 33, 917 of which 2000 are international students from 125 countries. It offers more than 76 bachelor’s degrees and more than 125 post- graduate programmes. Two George Mason faculty members have won the Nobel Prize in economics.
The main campus is located in Fairfax County, Virginia; just 20 miles outside of Washington, D.C. Additional campuses are located nearby in Arlington County, Prince William County, and Loudoun County. Students can take advantage being near the country’s capital.
Ranked among the top 100 best universities in the US and among the top 200 globally by the Academic Ranking of World Universities, 2012.
Ranked amongst the top 40 most diverse public universities in the US by the US News & World Report, 2013
Ranked no. 6 up-and –coming schools in the National Universities ranking -US News & World Report, 2013
Why George Mason?
Mason offers a traditional college campus where you’ll feel right at home, as well as access to the wonders of the nation’s capital.
With an average class size of 25-35 students, students enjoy a small-school feel as well as all of the benefits of a large institution.
With an innovative liberal arts curriculum you can tailor your degree to your passions and meet your specific career goals.
Mason is nationally recognized for providing both undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to conduct original research alongside professors who are well-known leaders in their fields.
There are more than 30 fraternities and sororities, and about 200 clubs and sporting activities. The school’s Patriots sports teams are members of the NCAA Division I Atlantic 10 Conference, and the George Mason basketball team is particularly competitive
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