The College of Humanities and Social Sciences offers a wide variety of cost and time-efficient graduate certificates, master's degrees, and more than a dozen doctoral degrees, several of which are nationally ranked. We offer graduate programs online and in person, for both full and part-time students.

All applicants for graduate study at George Mason University must meet the admission standards specified in the Graduate Admission Policies chapter of the university catalog.  Applications are processed by the university’s Office of Graduate Admissions and requirements and admission criteria differ by program.  Please contact departments for specific requirements

To learn more, visit the graduate admissions page.

Meet some of our graduate students