Department of Political Science College of Arts and Sciences Kent State University

Department of Political Science College of Arts and Sciences Kent State University

Kent, OH
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
48%
52%
student ratio
88
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 31
fall application deadline
50%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Public Administration Master of Public Administration (MPA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 16
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

50% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 107
    • Accepted 54
    • Acceptance Rate 50
    • Enrolled 38
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $70
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 31st Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 15th Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, 3.00 GPA, transcript, resume, and statement of purpose, 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, 3.00 GPA, transcript, statement of purpose/intent, and writing sample, 3 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score: paper-based 525, iBT 71), Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (minimum score of 75), IELTS (minimum score of 6.0), PTE Academic (minimum score of 48), or completion of ELS level 112 Intensive Program

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students88
    • Female Percentage48%
    • Male Percentage52%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students88
    • Part-time Percentage49%
    • Full-time Percentage51%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian86%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty20
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage25%
    • Male Percentage75%

Location & Contact

Department of Political Science

College of Arts and Sciences
Kent State University

PO Box 5190
Kent, OH 44242-0001
United States

Dr. Andrew Barnes

Associate Professor and Chair

Phone: 330-672-2060
Email: abarnes3@kent.edu

Dr. Michael Ensley

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 330-672-2060
Email: polisci@kent.edu


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