12 months
9060 USD/year
9060 USD/year
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Combine the study of the classics of Western political thought with rigorous exploration of American politics and international affairs in this Politics graduate program from University of Dallas. 


The twin missions of the Department of Politics are to teach students to examine politics from the perspective of political philosophy and to educate its students for leadership in public 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.

Complete the program at your own pace.

The Politics program from University of Dallas 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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Thucydides
  • Plutarch/Augustine/Machiavelli
  • Lincoln
  • Constitutional Law
  • Public Policy
  • American Foreign Policy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed online application form
  • A $50 non-refundable application fee (paid online)
  • Two letters of recommendation - your recommender's contact information will be collected during the online application process. Each recommender will receive an email from UD requesting that they upload their letter of recommendation through a secure application portal.
  • 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 Graduate Admissions 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

Tuition Fee

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    9060 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 9060 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    9060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9060 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Dallas

1140 - 1925 USD /month
Living costs

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


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