Fort Collins, CO
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
56%
44%
student ratio
43
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
76%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Environmental Politics And Policy Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Environmental Policy ]
    • Political Science Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 8
    • Doctoral Degrees 1
    • 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 Thesis Required for some and methods
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required, Thesis Required and methods
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

76% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 39
    • Accepted 30
    • Acceptance Rate 76
    • Enrolled 16
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $70
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th August 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test (minimum verbal and quantitative scores of 301 [1080 on old scoring system] and analytical score of 5.0), bachelor's degree
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test (minimum verbal and quantitative scores of 308 [1200 on old scoring system] and analytical score of 5.0), minimum graduate-level GPA of 3.5; 15-page writing sample
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students43
    • Female Percentage56%
    • Male Percentage44%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students43
    • Part-time Percentage40%
    • Full-time Percentage60%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian84%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races-1%
    • Unknown or International Student5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty11
    • Full-time Percentage91%
    • Part-time Percentage9%
    • Female Percentage45%
    • Male Percentage55%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchEnvironmental politics and policy; political institutions; political behavior; democracy; political power
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$9,178

Location & Contact

Department of Political Science

College of Liberal Arts
Colorado State University

1782 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1782
United States

Dr. Michele Betsill

Professor and Chair

Phone: 970-491-5157
Email: m.betsill@colostate.edu

Ms. April Lindgren

Program Assistant

Phone: 970-491-5157
Email: april.lindgren@colostate.edu


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