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Overview

The New School / Department of Political Science is located in New York, NY.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Politics
Master of Arts (MA) Politics
Master of Philosophy (M Phil) Politics

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 12
Doctoral Degrees 6

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 Entrance Exam GRE
Portfolio of two papers
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

107
Applied
77
Accepted
11
Enrolled
72%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 5th January 5th Yes
Spring deadline October 15th October 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Letters of recommendation, writing sample, essays, transcripts
Doctoral Degree Requirements Letters of recommendation, writing sample, essays, transcripts
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition & Fees

$66,120
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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

98
Total Graduate Students
10%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
89%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.1%
Black or African American 1.02%
White or Caucasian 36%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.02%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.08%
Unknown 6.12%

Gender

Male (57%)
Female (42%)

Faculty

13
Total faculty
Full-time (13)
Part-time (0)
Male (4)
Female (9)

Location & Contact

Address 79 5th Avenue, Room 711A
New York, NY  10003
United States
Contact Dr. William Milberg
Dean, The New School for Social Research
Email: milbergw@newschool.edu
Phone: 212-229-5777