Political Science, M.A. | Arkansas State University | Jonesboro, United States
12 months
Duration
15194 USD/year
15194 USD/year
8546 USD/year
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About

The Political Science program at Arkansas State University is an intensive program of specialized study designed to develop students' analytical skills and deepen their substantive knowledge of political science in preparation for such pursuits as law school, teaching, or doctoral studies.

Overview

The students in the Political Science program at Arkansas State University may specialize in any of the four subfields: American politics, comparative politics, international politics or political theory.

Mission

The Mission of the MA program is to prepare students for future educational and career opportunities in both the public and private sectors. We accomplish this mission by equipping our students with substantive knowledge and methodological skills necessary to conduct research, instruct primary, secondary, and undergraduate students on civics, government, and politics, and/or pursue advanced graduate studies in professional programs (i.e., doctoral, law school, and other public and private related programs of study).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Techniques of Political and Public Administration Research
  • Advanced Political Analysis
  • American Legislative Process
  • Public Opinion and Public Policy
  • Political Engagement
  • International Organization

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A statement of interest outlining the applicant’s goal past the MA and the types of work he or she wishes to pursue in the program to realize that goal
  • A resume/curriculum vitae
  • An academic writing sample
  • For international students, TOEFL scores
  • Two letters of reference from people who can evaluate the applicant’s academic potential

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15194 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7597 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    15194 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7597 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8546 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4273 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Jonesboro

770 - 1180 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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