St. Louis, MO
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
33%
67%
student ratio
39
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
21%
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 2
    • Doctoral Degrees 6
    • 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
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

21% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 129
    • Accepted 28
    • Acceptance Rate 21
    • Enrolled 6
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $45
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th Not Reported 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 General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

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 awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableNot Reported

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students39
    • Female Percentage33%
    • Male Percentage67%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students39
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian36%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native3%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown or International Student54%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAmerican politics (including law and courts); comparative politics; formal theory; international politics; normative theory; political methodology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Political Science

The Graduate School
Washington University in St. Louis

One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130-4899
United States

Dr. James Spriggs

Chair

Phone: 314-935-7455

Bridget Coleman

Director of Admissions

Phone: 314-935-6880
Fax: 314-935-4887

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