Back to Results
The University of Texas at Dallas

Program in Political Science

Richardson, TX

Want to update the data for this profile? Claim it!
Want to update the data for this profile? Claim it!
Interested?

Interested in The University of Texas at Dallas? Admissions officers are waiting to hear from you!

Update my info
Your submission to Program in Political Science has been sent.
Update my info
Your submission to Program in Political Science has been sent.
Update my info
Your submission to Program in Political Science has been sent.

Overview

The University of Texas at Dallas / Program in Political Science is located in Richardson, TX, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Political science
Master of Arts (MA) Constitutional law
Master of Arts (MA) Political science
Master of Arts (MA) Legislative studies

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 7
Doctoral Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE (minimum combined verbal and quantitative score of 1100)
Thesis Optional
Independent study
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE (minimum combined verbal and quantitative score of 1200, writing 4.5)
Thesis Required
Practicum research

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

24
Applied
13
Accepted
5
Enrolled
54%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
100
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 15th May 1st Yes
Spring deadline November 15th September 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE (minimum combined verbal and quantitative score of 1100)
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE (minimum combined verbal and quantitative score of 1200, writing 4.5)
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.2

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

Tuition & Fees

Calculator icon

Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards April 30
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

38
Total Graduate Students
28%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 13.16%
Black or African American 5.26%
White or Caucasian 44%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 2.63%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 5.26%
Unknown 0%

Gender

Male (57%)
Female (42%)

Faculty

14
Total faculty
Full-time - 13
Part-time - 1
Male (11)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Terrorism and democratic stability, redistricting and representation, trust and social exchange, how economic ideas impact political thought and public policy
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 800 West Campbell Road
Mailstop GR31
Richardson, TX  75080
United States
Contact Dr. Thomas Brunell
Program Head
Email: ph.psci@utdallas.edu
Phone: 972-883-4963
Fax: 972-883-2735

Update my info
Your submission to Program in Political Science has been sent.
Update my info
Your submission to Program in Political Science has been sent.
The University of Texas at Dallas
Update my info
Your submission to Program in Political Science has been sent.
×