Best Places to Work in IT 2013 Employer Profile

No. 50

George Washington University

Washington, D.C. [South Atlantic]
http://www.gwu.edu
http://www.gwu.edu/hr

Why you want to work there

Top 10 ranking: No. 7 for diversity
This university in the District of Columbia offers its employees competitive pay, outstanding benefits and many professional development perks, including a tuition benefit that covers 96% of tuition and expenses for employees who are enrolled in undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and nondegree programs. The university encourages employees to acknowledge their colleagues' achievements, and the Division of IT regularly recognizes employees who earn certifications, complete degree programs or reach career milestones.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 24

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees:
10,898
Total U.S.-based IT employees:
317
IT employee turnover in 2013:
12%
IT promotions in 2013:
13%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2013:
15
Training budget per IT employee in 2013:
$3,571

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT:
32%
Percentage of IT managers who are women:
37%
Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women:
31%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT:
52%
Percentage of IT managers who are minorities:
57%
Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities:
52%