The Post-M.A. Ph.D.

The deadline for Ph.D. applicants is February 1 to be considered for an assistantship
and is March 1 otherwise.

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Post-M.A. Ph.D.

This degree program is for students who already hold an M.A. in Political Science.

Students in the Post-M.A. Ph.D. program must complete these requirements.

The Ph.D. degree can be completed on either a full-time or part-time basis. The department strongly encourages students to pursue the degree full-time if possible. Students considering part-time study should discuss their plans with the Director of Graduate Studies.