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George Mason University Academics

About the Professors

Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Female Professors
43%
Male Professors
57%
Average Professor Salary
$140,844
Faculty Diversity
  • African American
    4%
  • Asian American
    9%
  • Hispanic
    2%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    3%
  • Multiracial
    0%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    18%
  • White
    64%

What Students Say About Professors

Poll
76%
of students say professors are passionate about the topics they teach.245 responses
Poll
68%
of students say professors care about their students' success.246 responses
Poll
71%
of students say professors are engaging and easy to understand.245 responses
Poll
76%
of students agree professors are approachable and helpful when needed.246 responses

Quality of Education

Academics
B+
Based on acceptance rate, quality of professors, student reviews, and additional factors.
Graduation Rate
67%
National
47%
Full-Time Retention Rate
88%
Part-Time Retention Rate
74%
Academic Calendar
Semester
Research Funding per Student
$3,975
National
$1,629
Non-traditional Learning
  • Evening Degree Programs
    No
  • Teacher Certification
    Yes
  • Distance Education
    No
  • Study Abroad
    Yes

What Students Say About Education

Poll
Which statement(s) best describes the quality of education you're getting?
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98%
of students say they attend class.175 responses
46%
of students say they take advantage of office hours/study sessions.175 responses
99%
of students say they do all their homework.175 responses
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