Master of Arts in Political Science (GL90)

Political Science
Smith Hall 738 (map)
304.696.6636 FAX: 304.696.3245 

Director of Graduate Studies
Dr. Shawn Schulenberg
Smith Hall 739A
304.696.2767 Areas of Emphasis Offered: None

Certificates: None

Curriculum: 30 credit hours with thesis option  OR  36 credit hours with non-thesis option.

Normal time to complete for full-time student:2 years.

Program Highlights

The Department of Political Science is committed to (1) applied and basic research; (2) leadership and public service to the community; and (3) developing insight into multicultural and global issues.

Program Objectives

Program objectives include the acquisition of acquire critical thinking skills, problem solving skills, research skills, language/communication skills, and the development of students’ intellectual capabilities.

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Application deadline for AdmissionFall enrollment: August 1; Spring enrollment: December 1; Summer enrollment: May 1

GRE or other test required GRE

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