•Welcome Agnes Socrates, New Administrative Director, MSPM
It is with great pleasure to introduce the new administrative director of the MSPM program. Agnes Socrates assumed her new position on Monday, 14 Mar. She will begin reaching out to each of you to schedule advisement sessions in the coming week. Read her full introduction on the MSPM blog.
•AY16-17 Tuition Rates Posted
The tuition rates for the 2016-2017 academic year were released and are available on the Student Accounts Office website. The per credit hour rate for summer 2016, fall 2016, and spring 2017 terms will be $1,600.
•Breakfast and Business Cards: Technology Entrepreneurs
Attend the Breakfast and Business Cards: Technology Entrepreneurs event on Thursday, 31 Mar. Event is from 7:30-9 a.m. at Convene in McLean, VA. Register online.
•Town Hall with Dean Livingstone, 27 Jan
All specialized masters students are invited to a town hall with Dean Livingstone on Wednesday, 27 Jan, 6-7 p.m. EST. Event will take place in Duques Hall, room 353. Additional details will be sent in the coming weeks.
•When is my Bill Due?
For information on all student accounts-related questions, visit the Student Accounts Office website. Spring 2016 payments are due Monday, 11 Jan.
Students enrolled in GW are required to conform to the regulations within the Bulletin and to comply with the requirements and regulations of the school in which they are registered. Students are responsible for educating themselves on the regulations and requirements of GW, the school, and their program.
•AY 2015-2016 Tuition Rates Released
The tuition rates for the 2015-2016 academic year were released last week. The per credit hour rate for summer 2015, fall 2015, and spring 2016 semesters will be $1,545. The student association fee will also increase to $2.25 per credit hour.
• Save the Date for the 3rd International Workshop on Megaprojects, 4-5 Jun
The MSPM program is proud to host the 3rd International Workshop on Megaprojects: Theory Meets Practice. The event will take place in Duques Hall, 4-5 Jun. As more information becomes available, the website will be updated. Registration will open soon. Stay tuned!
•Regalia for the May 2015 Graduation
We are aware that the Herff Jones website does not reflect the correct dates for the School of Business Celebration events for both undergraduates and graduates. The responsible parties are correcting the issue. Once updated, I will notify all graduating students so that you may order your regalia.
One position is expected to start mid – January 2015, and may start earlier. The position requires 20 hours per week.
Strong knowledge of databases and MS Access is required. Student should address proficiency and relevant experience of databases / MS Access within cover letter.
Desired characteristics include:
Word processing skills
● Very good English skills, both written and spoken
● High level of motivation
● Well-developed organizational skills
● Proven ability to stay on task and meet deadlines
To be eligible for the graduate aide position, the applicant must be enrolled full-time in a Foggy Bottom graduate degree program. Preference will be given to applicants who are new graduate students and have previous university employment experience in the area of student services.
A minimum of 20 hours per week during the upcoming summer session is a requirement of the position.
The Graduate Aide position includes:
Hourly wage of $15 per hour
● Tuition award of 9 credit hours per semester
Stipend of $850 per month
A completed application includes a resume and cover letter. The cover letter must include your GWid, your program of study, your first semester of study at GW, and your expected date of graduation. Please drop off or send your application to:
The Office of Graduate Student Assistantships and Fellowships, Rice Hall 302.
Fax: 202-994-8845 *** E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org For further information, please contact Pete Van Riper at 202-994-6822 or email@example.com.
An additional distance course will be offered this summer. Dr. Jain is teaching DNSC 6290 Business Process Analytics for the MS in Business Analytics program, but has graciously added a distance section to the course. The course is now open to MSPM students who have completed DNSC 6202 Statistics for Managers. The 1.5 credit course is scheduled for summer session I (May 19-June 28). A sample syllabus is available online (see p 61). Should you have any questions, please schedule an advisement session with me to discuss.
The GW Board of Trustees approved the AY14-15 tuition rates. The per credit hour rate during the summer 2014 semester is now $1,475. The fall 2014 and spring 2015 rates are $1,490 per credit hour. The student association fee will be $2.00 per credit hour, to a maximum of $30 per semester in the fall 2014 and spring 2015. Registration fees will hold steady at $35.