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If I was required to pay full tuition I would be much more critical of this university. As I received a substantial scholarship, I am able to objectively look at the pros and cons of the school as a whole. The education was fine, but not outstanding. I did feel that the school tended to nickel and dime the students quite often with minimal support from the staff. A mediocre school with a higher-end name attached to it.
Honestly, the George Washington University was the place that I needed to be for my degree in Political Communication. I will be continuing my education there to get my Master's in Media and Strategic Communication, because I know that the School of Media and Public Affairs is the right fit for my interests and learning style. However, if you are not interested in studying one of the degrees that GWU specializes in (i.e. Political Communication, Journalism and Mass Communication, Political Science, International Affairs, and a select few other science degrees), this school is not worth the money or the frustration that comes from dealing with its poorly run administration. I have loved my time at GWU; the friends I have made here and the experiences I have had will last me a life time. I would consider a less expensive, and more affordable option, however, if you are not set on a major and will possibly need loans or financial assistance, as it is hard to come by at this university.