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Program in Public Affairs College of Liberal Arts The University of Alabama in Huntsville

  • Huntsville, AL
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 43%57%
    student ratio
  • 21
    total students
  • $8,516 | $20,384
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • July 15
    fall application deadline
  • 57%
    acceptance rate
  • 1 Degree
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Public Affairs Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 13
    • 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? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Required, Alternate accepted and oral and written exams
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

57% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 14
    • Accepted 8
    • Acceptance Rate 57
    • Enrolled 5
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $40
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 15th April 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 30th September 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 500 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$8,516
    • Out-of-state tuition *$20,384
    • 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 awardsApril 1
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students21
    • Female Percentage43%
    • Male Percentage57%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students21
    • Part-time Percentage57%
    • Full-time Percentage43%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American30%
    • White / Caucasian60%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown10%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty7
    • Full-time Percentage86%
    • Part-time Percentage14%
    • Female Percentage43%
    • Male Percentage57%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPublic policy and the law, middle eastern engagements, globalization, American politics, politics in south and central America
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Public Affairs

College of Liberal Arts
The University of Alabama in Huntsville

301 Sparkman Drive
Huntsville, AL 35899
United States

Dr. John Pottenger

Interim Chair, Political Science

Phone: 256-824-2315
Fax: 256-824-2313
Email: john.pottenger@uah.edu

Ms. Kim Gray

Graduate Studies Admissions Coordinator

Phone: 256-824-6199
Fax: 256-824-6405
Email: deangrad@uah.edu



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