Department of Political Science College of Literature, Science, and the Arts University of Michigan

Department of Political Science College of Literature, Science, and the Arts University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, MI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
53%
47%
student ratio
129
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
11%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Social Work And Political Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Political Science And Public Policy Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Political Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 12
    • 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Required, Required and oral defense of dissertation, preliminary exam
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

11% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 323
    • Accepted 36
    • Acceptance Rate 11
    • Enrolled 18
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $90
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • 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 awardsDecember 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Health Care Benefits, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students129
    • Female Percentage53%
    • Male Percentage47%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students129
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian76%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian8%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty62
    • Full-time Percentage79%
    • Part-time Percentage21%
    • Female Percentage32%
    • Male Percentage68%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPolitical theory, American politics, world politics, comparative politics, methodology, public law
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Political Science

College of Literature, Science, and the Arts
University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, MI 48109
United States

Charles Shipan

Chair

Phone: 734-764-6313
Fax: 734-764-3522

Kathryn Cardenas

Graduate Program Coordinator

Phone: 734-764-6313
Fax: 734-764-3522
Email: kmcard@umich.edu


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