Global Public Relations
The Graduate Certificate in Global Public Relations prepares students with the strategic and tactical skills needed to excel in the challenging profession of global public relations.
Fall – June 15
Standardized test scores:
GRE general test (institutional code 5246). May be waived for applicants with an overall undergrad GPA, including transfer credits, of 3.0.
Three (3) recommendations (preferably at least one professional and one academic recommendation)
Prior academic records:
Transcripts are required from all colleges and universities attended, whether or not credit was earned, the program was completed, or the credit appears as transfer credit on another transcript. Unofficial transcripts from all colleges and universities attended should be uploaded to your online application. Official transcripts are required only of applicants who are offered admission.
Transcripts from institutions outside the United States must be accompanied by an official transcript evaluation from an accredited independent evaluating agency. Please be sure you request a detailed, course-by-course evaluation that includes all course titles, credit hours, grade-point average (GPA), United States degree equivalency, and date of degree conferral. For a list of acceptable foreign credential evaluation services, please click here.
Statement of purpose:
In an essay of 250-500 words, state your purpose in undertaking graduate study in this field and describe your academic objectives, research interests, and career plans. Also, discuss your related qualifications, including collegiate, professional, and community activities, as well as any other substantial accomplishments not already mentioned on the application form.
International applicants only:
Please review International Applicant Information carefully for details on required documents, earlier deadlines for applicants requiring an I-20 or DS-2019 from GW, and English language requirements.
Supporting documents not submitted online should be mailed to:
Office of Admission
College of Professional Studies
The George Washington University
44983 Knoll Square, Suite B56
Ashburn, VA 20147
Contact for questions:
CPS Office of Admissions
[email protected] ~ 703.299.9142 (phone) ~ 703.299.4144 (fax)
9 am – 5:30 pm EST, Monday through Friday