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Georgetown University

Washington, District of Columbia

 10 reviews

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Georgetown University

Private 4 Year

10 reviews

About Georgetown University

Georgetown University is a private research university in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C., the capital of the United States. Founded in 1789 as Georgetown College, the university has since grown to comprise nine undergraduate and graduate schools, among which are the School of Foreign Service, School of Business, Medical Center, and Law School. Georgetown's main campus is located on a hill above the Potomac River. Georgetown offers degree programs in forty-eight disciplines, enrolling an average of 7,500 undergraduate and 10,000 post-graduate students from more than 130 countries. The campus is identifiable by its flagship Healy Hall, which is a National Historic Landmark.

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Located in Washington, District of Columbia.

37th and O St NW, Washington, DC, 20057-0001, District of Columbia

Georgetown University Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2022 Best Colleges in America

#21 of 6828

2022 Best Colleges in District of columbia

#1 of 22

Best International relations Colleges & Universities in America

#1 of 435

Most Popular Majors

The most popular major at Georgetown University is Business Management followed by Legal, Social Sciences, Medical and Biomedical.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Georgetown University within four or six years.

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Notable Alumni