Biomedical Graduate Education (BGE) at Georgetown University encompasses master’s, Ph.D. and certificate programs across basic and applied science, clinical disciplines, data science and pre-health training. Our students gain the skills necessary for a successful science career, and learn how to stand out to schools and employers.

Commitment to Diversity After Affirmative Action Ruling

Read Georgetown’s response to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on affirmative action, and our continued commitment to diversity.

Learn About Us

Learn about the programs and resources that propel BGE students to success, and find out how to visit us in person or remotely.

Prospective Students

Professional Development

Our career center offers one-on-one advising, skill-building programs, job boards and more, preparing students to make an impact in their chosen fields.

Career Services

Interdisciplinary Research

The new Georgetown University Initiative for Maximizing Student Development (IMSD) will train a diverse, multidisciplinary group of graduate students, targeting enrollment of individuals underrepresented in biomedical research.

Initiative for Maximizing Student Development

Meet BGE

Adriana Valenzuela

My life motto is, ‘Al mal tiempo, buena cara.’ It’s an old Spanish saying that translates to presenting a good disposition in the face of adversity.


We take care of the whole person with an appreciation for their circumstances, and the gifts and insights they bring to our campus.

Faculty – Browse by Program

My courses at Georgetown prepared me to walk the walk and talk the talk.