Department of Political Science College of Liberal Arts University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus

Department of Political Science College of Liberal Arts University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus

Minneapolis, MN
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
41%
59%
student ratio
76
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
15%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Political Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • Doctoral Degrees 8
    • 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 Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Required and 1 foreign language or statistics
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

15% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 173
    • Accepted 27
    • Acceptance Rate 15
    • Enrolled 8
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $95
    • 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
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, IELTS recommended

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, Health Care Benefits

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students76
    • Female Percentage41%
    • Male Percentage59%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students76
    • Part-time Percentage11%
    • Full-time Percentage89%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian78%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native4%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty32
    • Full-time Percentage97%
    • Part-time Percentage3%
    • Female Percentage38%
    • Male Percentage62%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAmerican politics, comparative politics, international relations, political theory, research methodology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$84,173

Location & Contact

Department of Political Science

College of Liberal Arts
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus

1414 Social Sciences Building 267 19th Avenue S
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States

Joan Tronto

Chair

Phone: 612-624-4144
Fax: 612-626-7599
Email: jctronto@umn.edu

Jessie Eastman

Assistant to Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 612-624-1187
Fax: 612-626-7599
Email: eastm004@umn.edu


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