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Georgetown Key Facts

Overview

Established: 1789
Founder: John Carroll
Religious affiliation: Catholic, Jesuit
Type: Private
President: John J. DeGioia
Motto: Utraque Unum (both into one)
Board of directors chair: Paul Tagliabue
Size of Main and Medical Campuses: 54 buildings on 104 acres 

Traditions

Colors: Blue and Gray
Nickname: The Hoyas
Cheer: Hoya Saxa (What Rocks)
Mascot: Jack the Bulldog

Academics

Schools within the University:

Faculty (Fall 2013)

  Full-time Part-time Total
Main Campus 849 558 1,407
Law Center 127 239 366
Medical Center* 388 170 558
University Services 12 0 12
Total 1,376 967 2,343

Source: Fall 2013 Faculty and Staff Official Statistics by Office of Assessment and Decision Support (OADS)

*Medical Center Affiliated Faculty are not paid by the university and not included.

Degrees Awarded (2013*)

Baccalaureate: 1,836
Masters**: 2,965
Doctoral - Research/Scholarship: 131
Doctoral: Professional Practice: 842
Total***: 5,774

Source: IPEDS Data Submitted December 2013 by Office of Assessment and Decision Support (OADS)
*Degrees awarded between July 1, 2012 and June 30, 2013.
**This includes all Masters and Doctorates except LLM and SJD. 
***Total does not include 8 post-baccalaureate certificates and 13 awards/certificates/diplomas of at least one but less than two academic years. 

Tuition (FY2015)

Undergraduate: $46,200
Graduate*: $43,200
MBA: $52,200
Law: $53,130
Medicine: $47,839

Source: Financial Plan FY 2015-18

*Graduate Tuition = $1,739 per credit hour x 24 credit hours.

Applications, Acceptances and Enrollment (Fall 2013)

  Applications Admitted Enrolled
Undergraduate: 19,885 3,398 1,594
Graduate: 9,768 3,968 1,745
MBA: 1,767 896 400
(Total Grad/MBA): 11,535 4,864 2,145
Medical Center: 12,250 345 197
Law Center: 7,589 2,309 545
Total 51,259 10,916 4,481

Source: Admissions Profile by Office of Assessment & Decision Support (OADS)

Enrollment

  Undergrad Graduate (MN/LW*) Graduate (MD/NH*) Graduate (Distance) Prof Total
Georgetown College 3,806         3,806
SFS 1,419         1,419
SFS-Qatar 252         252
MSB 1,298 1,135       2,433
NHS 600         600
SCS 237 1,400       1,637
Graduate School of
Arts and Science
  2,486 877 759   4,122
Law Center   682     2,048 2,730
School of Medicine 24       826 850
Total 7,636 5,703 877 759 2,874 17,849

Source: Georgetown University Official Enrollment Statistics Fall 2013 - Prepared by the Office of the University Registrar.

*MN: Main Campus, LW: Law Center, MD: School of Medicine, NH: School of Nursing & Health Studies, Prof: Professional

Research Funding

$178.1 million in research and development expenditures (FY13).

Source: NSF Higher Education Research and Development (HERD) Survey

Main Campus Library Holdings

Georgetown University Library in Numbers

Note: For the most recent data and results, please see the official site of the Office of Assessment and Decision Support.

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