Prospective Undergraduate Students

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Columbian College is the home of value-added education, emboldening our students to be effective citizen leaders who are ready to tackle the challenges of our 21st-century global society with the strongest of ethical and moral compasses.

We seek to educate a new generation of innovators, humanitarians, artists and analysts who want to make a difference in the real world.


Undergraduate Studies at a Glance

4 blocks from the White House

 

 

67 undergraduate majors, 68 minors, 17 certificates, 35 combined degrees, 52 master's degrees, 24 doctoral programs, 3 schools

 

 

Successful career placement: 66% private sector, 24% nonprofit, 10% public sector/govt

 

 

80% of employers at career and internship fairs are looking for CCAS majors

 

 

Study Abroad Undergrad Statistics

 

 

475+ student organizations

 

 


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"GW is really the foundation of everything that I am, everything that I've accomplished, everything that I'm interested in. It was the beginning of a wonderful life here in Washington. I've practiced law, first with the Justice Department and then in private practice. I am involved in many nonprofit foundations ... My GW education never ended since I've left."

Marc Albert
BA '70, History

 


Spotlight on CCAS Undergraduates

Ellie D'Andria singing at the GW Jazz Orchestra’s 2021 holiday concert

Talking in Tune: Senior’s Podcast Shares Music Passion

Senior Ellie D’Andria orchestrated her special interdisciplinary major into a podcast celebrating the joy of music.