39
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Washington University in St. Louis / Department of Political Science is located in St. Louis, MO, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 2
Doctoral Degrees 6

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

Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

129
Applied
28
Accepted
6
Enrolled
22%

Applying

45
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 15

Student Body

39
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 35%
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.56%
Asian 2.56%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.56%
Unknown 5.13%

Gender

Male (66%)
Female (33%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: American politics (including law and courts); comparative politics; formal theory; international politics; normative theory; political methodology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO  63130-4899
United States
Contact Dr. James Spriggs II
Chair
Phone: 314-935-7455