63
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Idaho State University / Department of Political Science is located in Pocatello, ID, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Public administration
Doctor of Arts (DA) Political science
Master of Arts (MA) Political science

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 9
Doctoral Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Teaching internship

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1
Enrolled

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 1st June 1st No
Spring deadline December 1st November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 2 years of undergraduate study, 3 letters of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Major field of American politics, minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 2 years of undergraduate study, 3 letters of recommendation
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

63
Total Graduate Students
42%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
57%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 1.59%
White or Caucasian 79%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.59%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 17.46%

Gender

Male (55%)
Female (44%)

Faculty

7
Total faculty
Full-time (7)
Part-time (0)
Male (6)
Female (1)

Research

Focus of faculty research: International affairs, environmental policy, decision making, Constitution, executive/legislative relations
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 921 South 8th Avenue, Unit 8073
Pocatello, ID  83209-8073
United States
Contact Dr. Wayne Gabardi
Chairman
Email: gabawayn@isu.edu
Phone: 208-282-4536
Fax: 208-282-4833