16
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus / PhD Program in Public Affairs is located in Minneapolis, MN, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Public policy
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Science, technology, and environmental policy
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Urban planning
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Management and governance

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

Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

64
Applied
16
Accepted
9
Enrolled
25%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
95
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 650
TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards December 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits

Student Body

16
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 Not Reported
White or Caucasian 43%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 6.25%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (50%)

Faculty

30
Total faculty
Full-time (30)
Part-time (0)
Male (20)
Female (10)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Public policy, urban/regional planning, public/nonprofit management and governance, science/technology/environmental policy
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 301 19th Avenue South, Suite 280
Minneapolis, MN  55455
United States
Contact Laura Bloomberg
Associate Dean
Email: bloom004@umn.edu
Phone: 612-625-0608
Fax: 612-626-0002