While attending Georgetown McDonough, you will live and learn at the global nexus of business, policy, and international affairs. As a business hub - particularly for high-tech and entrepreneurial startups - Washington D.C., is home to investment capital firms, start-up incubators, and the most highly educated citizenry of any major metropolitan area in the country.
Our prime location in the nation’s capital provides you access to world-renowned scholars, business executives, and policymakers that come to campus. Off-campus, you can interface directly with a number of institutions that are blocks away, including The World Bank, International Monetary Fund, and 176 embassies.
One of the fastest growing, top earning, and best educated cities are just a few ways Washington, D.C., has been described by Atlantic and Forbes magazines. When compared to other major metropolitan cities in the United States, we boast the most Fortune 500 companies per capita. Read more buzz on the nation’s capital.
Explore Washington, D.C., from the Hilltop of Georgetown to the halls of Congress on Capitol Hill. The city boasts an endless array of historic sights, cultural institutions, entertainment venues, outdoor activities, sports teams, shopping destinations, and a diverse restaurant and nightlife scene to explore.
• D.C. Chamber of Commerce
• Washington, D.C., Tourism
• Smithsonian Institute Museums
• Washington Post Going Out Guide
• Washingtonian’s Cheap Eats
• Doing Business in D.C.
• Metro Access