Best Places to Work in IT 2012 Employer Profile

No. 75

The George Washington University

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

Why you want to work there

The IT division at this university, the largest private employer in the District of Columbia, regularly recognizes employees who earn certifications, complete degrees or reach other career milestones. The IT team also launched its own recognition program that allows tech staffers to nominate their peers for several awards. Employees receive a benefit that covers 96% of tuition and expenses for undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and nondegree programs.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 40

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees:
11,059
Total U.S.-based IT employees:
257
IT employee turnover in 2012:
14%
IT promotions in 2012:
9%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2012:
5
Training budget per IT employee in 2012:
$4,280

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT:
36%
Percentage of IT managers who are women:
32%
Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women:
37%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT:
44%
Percentage of IT managers who are minorities:
27%
Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities:
49%