Department of Political Science College of Liberal Arts and Sciences The University of Kansas

Department of Political Science College of Liberal Arts and Sciences The University of Kansas

Lawrence, KS
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
32%
68%
student ratio
50
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 15
fall application deadline
54%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Political Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 7
    • Doctoral Degrees 5
    • 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? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

54% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 53
    • Accepted 29
    • Acceptance Rate 54
    • Enrolled 8
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 15th April 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, 3 letters of recommendation, curriculum vitae, and transcripts, personal statement
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, 3 letters of recommendation, transcripts, and personal statement, curriculum vitae
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

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 awardsJanuary 7
    • Types of financial support availableHealth Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students50
    • Female Percentage32%
    • Male Percentage68%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students50
    • Part-time Percentage18%
    • Full-time Percentage82%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian82%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native2%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races7%
    • Unknown3%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchLatino politics, gender politics, Middle East and North African politics, American politics/voting behavior, environmental policy
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Political Science

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
The University of Kansas

504 Blake Hall 1541 Lilac Lane
Lawrence, KS 66045
United States

Don Haider-Markel

Chair

Phone: 785-864-9034
Email: dhmarkel@ku.edu

Linda Pickerel

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 785-864-3523
Email: lpicke@ku.edu


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