Minneapolis, MN
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
41%
59%
student ratio
76
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
15%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Political Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 3
    • Doctoral Degrees 8
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required and 1 foreign language or statistics
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

15% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 173
    • Accepted 27
    • Acceptance Rate 15
    • Enrolled 8
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $95
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, IELTS recommended

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsDecember 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students76
    • Female Percentage41%
    • Male Percentage59%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students76
    • Part-time Percentage11%
    • Full-time Percentage89%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian55%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native3%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown or International Student29%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty32
    • Full-time Percentage97%
    • Part-time Percentage3%
    • Female Percentage38%
    • Male Percentage62%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAmerican politics, comparative politics, international relations, political theory, research methodology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$84,173

Location & Contact

Department of Political Science

College of Liberal Arts
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus

1414 Social Sciences Building 267 19th Avenue S
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States

Joan Tronto

Chair

Phone: 612-624-4144
Fax: 612-626-7599
Email: jctronto@umn.edu

Jessie Eastman

Assistant to Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 612-624-1187
Fax: 612-626-7599
Email: eastm004@umn.edu

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