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Our Schools

Georgetown’s ten schools offer a wide variety of intellectually rigorous programs designed to prepare students for many disparate careers and guide them toward their intellectual and professional goals. Our schools offer undergraduate and graduate degrees, as well as law and medical degrees, medical residencies, post-doctoral positions and a growing number of specialized certificates and continuing education programs.

Georgetown College

Georgetown College, the oldest Catholic and Jesuit college in the United States, offers undergraduate programs in arts, the sciences, humanities, languages and the social sciences, with an emphasis on intellectual vitality, a global viewpoint and community service.

McDonough School of Business

Located at the center of world politics and business in Washington, D.C., the McDonough School of Business offers undergraduate, MBA and executive educations with an intensive focus on fostering leadership and a global perspective.

Walsh School of Foreign Service

Founded in 1919, the School of Foreign Service – the oldest school of international affairs in the U.S. – offers undergraduate and graduate programs in international affairs, regional and comparative studies and security studies.

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences offers Master’s and Ph.D. programs with research opportunities in many fields, including liberal arts, interdisciplinary programs, public policy, business, biomedical and basic science fields, to name a few.

Biomedical Graduate Education, an extension of the main campus Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, offers a variety of Master's, Ph.D., and certificate programs in biomedical sciences at the Medical Center.

Georgetown law

Georgetown Law is known for its top-ranked programs in constitutional, international, tax and clinical law with a strong tradition of public service. The Law Center’s location puts it within walking distance of Congress, the Supreme Court and the U.S. Department of Justice.

School of Medicine

The School of Medicine takes an integrated approach to educating knowledgeable, skillful, ethical and compassionate physicians and biomedical scientists dedicated to the care of others and the health needs of our society.

School of Continuing Studies

The School of Continuing Studies offers graduate programs in professional and liberal studies, over 25 professional certificate programs, custom and corporate training and education, summer school and special programs as well as the university’s only part-time bachelor’s program. The school’s innovative educational programming creates opportunities for students and professionals to translate and apply classroom learning through research, scholarship and service.

School of Nursing & Health Studies

The School of Nursing & Health Studies offers innovative academic programs in the health and health care fields, including health systems administration, health care management and policy, human science, global health and nursing. 

Georgetown University in Qatar

Since 2005, Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) has served as a bridge between academic communities in the United States and the Gulf region of the Middle East. Based in Education City in Doha, GU-Q offers a four year undergraduate program in international affairs leading to the Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service (BSFS) degree. Students have the opportunity to select one of four majors, a minor, and one of three certificates.

McCourt School of Public Policy

Founded in 2013, the McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University is a top-ranked graduate school located at the center of the policy world in Washington, D.C. Our mission is to give our students the rigorous quantitative and analytic skills needed to design, implement and evaluate smart policies and to conduct policy research and recommend effective solutions on today’s most critical topics.