- 4 Year
- FAIRFAX, VA
George Mason University
- grade B+Overall Grade
- 4 Year
- FAIRFAX, VA
- Rating 3.69 out of 5 4,880 reviews
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- Academicsgrade B
- Valuegrade A minus
- Diversitygrade A+
- Campusgrade B minus
- Athleticsgrade B+
- Party Scenegrade B
- Professorsgrade B
- Locationgrade A minus
- Dormsgrade B minus
- Campus Foodgrade B+
- Student Lifegrade B+
- Safetygrade B
As Virginia’s largest public research university, George Mason University is here to provide you not only a path to your degree, but a college experience like no other.
Our proximity to Washington, D.C. provides more than an opportunity for site-seeing. Our connections inside and outside the Beltway are strong, paving an avenue of success for our graduates. Mason offers over 200 degrees and numerous minors and certificate programs so you can customize your education to meet your career and personal goals.
Mason’s prime location in Fairfax, Virginia, just 15 miles outside of Washington, D.C., gives you the best of both worlds. You’ll enjoy all the benefits of living near a vibrant and active city, not to mention the nation's capital, while also feeling safe and right at home at one of the largest and most beautiful residential campuses in Virginia.
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Most Popular Majors
- Police and Criminal Science384 Graduates
- Liberal Arts and Humanities377 Graduates
- Information Technology353 Graduates
- Management Sciences and Information Systems344 Graduates
- Psychology340 Graduates
- Information Science285 Graduates
- Biology266 Graduates
- Business243 Graduates
- Accounting238 Graduates
- Finance192 Graduates
Mason's Honors College
What Makes the Honors College Community Stand Apart? Curious. Exploring. Questioning. The Honors College is a place where students are highly motivated, perpetually learning, and inquisitive. Here, we ask questions that allow us to engage with our world in meaningful ways.
- Mix of Online and on Campus68%
- On Campus14%
- Students like me :)5%
- Just okay5%