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Department of Political Science College of Social Sciences San Jose State University

  • San Jose, CA
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 60%40%
    student ratio
  • 93
    total students
  • Not Reported
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • June 29
    fall application deadline
  • 30%
    acceptance rate
  • 1 Degree
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Public Administration Master of Public Administration (MPA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 20
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Required and Alternate accepted
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

30% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 104
    • Accepted 32
    • Acceptance Rate 30
    • Enrolled 18
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $59
    • Application Fee - International $59
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 29th Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 30th Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE Subject Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 575 paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students93
    • Female Percentage60%
    • Male Percentage40%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students93
    • Part-time Percentage69%
    • Full-time Percentage31%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino23%
    • Black / African American9%
    • White / Caucasian28%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian21%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown18%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total FacultyNot Reported
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Female Percentage-2147483548%
    • Male Percentage-2147483648%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchModern political philosophy, international relations in the Middle East, public policy, American public policy, political parties and political reform
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Political Science

College of Social Sciences
San Jose State University

One Washington Square
San Jose, CA 95192-0001
United States

Dr. James Brent

Chair

Phone: 408-924-5572
Fax: 408-924-5556
Email: jcbrent@email.sjsu.edu

Dr. Frances Edwards

MPA Director

Phone: 408-924-5559



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