Combine the study of the classics of Western political thought with rigorous exploration of American politics and international affairs.
Prepare for a career in law, journalism, business, government, or teaching through a concentrated course of study in political philosophy and contemporary politics. Develop and solidify your capacity for truly independent and rigorous thinking about political, social, and moral questions.
The graduate curriculum of the Politics program of University of Dallas ranges from the Greek polis through the great Catholic thinkers of the Middle Ages to the politics of contemporary liberal democracies. Master the most rewarding political works of the Western tradition and the American experiment in self-government while considering the great themes and issues of political thought and experience: justice, equality, liberty, morality, religion, and human nature.
Complete the program at your own pace.
The Politics program is designed to enable the student to complete its requirements in a year of full-time study if he so desires. Summer school courses are sometimes offered and may be of particular interest to part-time students.
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Programme StructureCourses include:
- Constitutional Law
- Public Policy
- American Foreign Policy
- 12 months
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DisciplinesPolitical Science View 324 other Masters in Political Science in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A completed online application form
- A $50 non-refundable application fee (paid online)
- Two letters of recommendation (sent directly from the recommender to the Braniff Graduate School)
- A statement of purpose (max. 750 words)
- An intellectual autobiography (max. 750 words)
- A sample of academic writing (max. 6,000 words)
- Official transcripts sent directly to the Braniff Graduate Office from each college or university attended by the applicant (even if no credit or degree was earned)
- GRE General Test scores not more than five years previous to the date of the application
International8100 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8100 USD per year during 12 months.
National8100 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8100 USD per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Dallas
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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