Charleston, IL
location
Public
type
Small
setting
48%
52%
student ratio
27
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
May 15
fall application deadline
55%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Political Science Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 10
    • 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 Comp Exam Required for some and Thesis Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

55% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 20
    • Accepted 11
    • Acceptance Rate 55
    • Enrolled 9
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline May 15th May 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th October 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGMAT or GRE
    • 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 *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students27
    • Female Percentage48%
    • Male Percentage52%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students27
    • Part-time Percentage41%
    • Full-time Percentage59%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American15%
    • White / Caucasian70%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student11%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty8
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Female Percentage12%
    • Male Percentage88%

Location & Contact

Department of Political Science

College of Sciences
Eastern Illinois University

600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920
United States

Richard Wandling

Department Chair

Phone: 217-581-2523
Fax: 217-581-2926
Email: rawandling@eiu.edu

Malinda Mueller

Graduate Coordinator

Phone: 217-581-3022
Fax: 217-581-2926
Email: mamueller@eiu.edu

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