Master of Professional Studies in Publishing
The George Washington University

Program Details

Whether you plan on entering the publishing business, or are already experienced in the industry, The George Washington University offers a 100% online Master of Professional Studies in Publishing.  Students will gain the skills and knowledge to work within this ever-evolving field that is heavily influenced by technology.  From traditional printing techniques to digital production, GW’s MPS in Publishing is taught by national and internationally-acclaimed faculty.  Subjects which may be covered in this degree, include:

  • E-publishing
  • Book design
  • Managing editorial staff
  • Book publicity and promotion
  • Copyright law in print and cyberspace


  • One letter of recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • A bachelor's degree
  • An undergraduate GPA of 3.0
  • Resume
  • Statement of Purpose

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education