George Mason University: Distance Learning Programs
GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY
George Mason University was founded in 1957. It is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. It first offered distance learning courses in 1990. In fall 2003, there were 500 students enrolled in distance learning courses. Institutionally administered financial aid is available to distance learners.
Services Distance learners have accessibility to academic advising, bookstore, campus computer network, e-mail services, library services.
Contact Miss Cheryl Choy, Special Assistant for Distance and Technical Education in the Office of the Provost, George Mason University, 4400 University Drive, MSN 1D6, Fairfax, VA 22030. E-mail: [email protected]
DEGREES AND AWARDS
Graduate Certificate Computer Networking; Nonprofit Management; Quality Improvement and Outcomes Management
MA Transportation Policy, Operations, and Logistics
MS Bioscience Management
MS/MPH Commonwealth Master of Public Health
COURSE SUBJECT AREAS OFFERED OUTSIDE OF DEGREE PROGRAMS
Undergraduate— computer and information sciences, other; computer science; English composition; English technical and business writing; geography.
Graduate— biological sciences/life sciences, other; business management and administrative services, other; computer science; computer systems networking and telecommunications; health professions and related sciences, other; public administration and services, other.
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