43
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Calgary / Department of Political Science is located in Calgary, AB, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 5
Doctoral Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Prospectus, oral and written candidacy exams

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

79
Applied
25
Accepted
13
Enrolled
32%

Applying

100
Application Fee - Domestic
130
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No
Winter deadline September 1st September 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.4
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.7
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 620

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available

Student Body

43
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 2.33%
White or Caucasian 93%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 4.65%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (76%)
Female (23%)

Faculty

18
Total faculty
Full-time (18)
Part-time (0)
Male (15)
Female (3)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Canadian politics, international relations, comparative politics, theory, public policy
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 2500 University Drive, NW
Calgary, AB  T2N 1N4
Canada
Contact Brenda O'Neill
Head
Phone: 403-220-6710