Cancel Forgot Password?

Department of Political Science College of Arts and Sciences Texas Tech University

  • Lubbock, TX
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 45%55%
    student ratio
  • 73
    total students
  • $6,062 | $6,062
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • June 1
    fall application deadline
  • 51%
    acceptance rate
  • 5 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Master of Public Administration/Master of Arts (MPA/MA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Public Administration (JD/MPA)
    • Political Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Public Administration Master of Public Administration (MPA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 24
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Alternate accepted
    • Doctoral Degrees Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

51% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 80
    • Accepted 41
    • Acceptance Rate 51
    • Enrolled 19
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $100
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline September 1st June 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, 3 letters of reference
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, 3 letters of reference
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$6,062
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuition$14,486
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$2,655.00
    • 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 awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableNot Reported

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students73
    • Female Percentage45%
    • Male Percentage55%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students73
    • Part-time Percentage34%
    • Full-time Percentage66%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino22%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian66%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native3%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown-1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty20
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage20%
    • Male Percentage80%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchState politics, American institutions and behavior, Asian politics, international and comparative political relations and economics, public administration and organizations
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$6,413

Location & Contact

Department of Political Science

College of Arts and Sciences
Texas Tech University

Lubbock, TX 79409
United States

Dr. Dennis Patterson

Chair

Phone: 806-742-3121
Fax: 806-742-0850
Email: dennis.patterson@ttu.edu

Dr. Frank Thames

Associate Chair

Phone: 806-742-4049
Fax: 806-742-0850
Email: frank.thames@ttu.edu



Graduate Schools you might like...

Advanced Search Options

Search your needs below, and view information about the schools that meet those needs by clicking "Search."
Step 1: Select Subject Area(s)
Step 2: Select Program(s) that Interest You
Complete step 1 before selcting a major
Step 3: Select Location
Complete step 1 and 2 before selecting a location
Step 4: Select Degree Level
Search

Forgot Your Password?

To reset your password, simply enter your email address in the field below and click the Reset Password button. You will receive an email with a link and instructions to reset your password.

Check your email.

Please check your email and click on the link provided in the message to reset your password.