All applicants for graduate study at George Mason University must meet the admission standards specified in the Admission chapter of the University Catalog.
Included with their application, all applicants must submit the materials required by the university listed on Application Requirements. Below are clarifications and additions for applicants to this program.
Graduate Certificate as a Stand-alone Program
- Letters of recommendation (2) preferably from professors who can comment on work completed in an academic course
- Resume or Curriculum Vitae
Students not currently in a degree program at George Mason University should submit an application for graduate study. Students already enrolled in a Mason degree program should submit a secondary program application.
Graduate Certificate in Addition to a Degree Program
Prospective certificate students who have already been admitted to a master's or doctoral program at George Mason should submit a Secondary Program Application, a copy of their primary program application file, and a goals statement detailing their interest in Women and Gender Studies.