Application Requirements

Application Checklist

To apply for Georgetown University's M.A. Asian Studies Program, applicants will need to submit the following materials:

  • Georgetown University Graduate School Online Application
  • Online Application Supplemental Form
  • Academic Writing Sample (10-15 pages)
  • Statement of Purpose (500-700 words)
  • Three Letters of Recommendation
  • Official College or University Transcripts from All Post-Secondary Institutions Attended (Community Colleges, Study Abroad, etc.)¬†
  • Official Scores from the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)
  • TOEFL/IELTS Scores (International Applications Only)
  • Resume or CV
  • Application Fee
  • Applicants must have one year of university level language training in an Asian language, with a grade of B or above

Hardcopy materials such as official transcripts should be mailed to the following address:

Georgetown University
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Graduate Admissions, Box 571004
3520 Prospect Street, NW, Room CB-207
Attn: MA Asian Studies Application
Washington, DC 20057-1004

The application deadline for Fall 2017 admission is January 15, 2017.