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Political Science

Northeastern Illinois University

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
865 USD/credit
865 USD/credit
432 USD/credit
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About

The Political Science program of the Northeastern Illinois University is central to an understanding of all basic social issues; therefore, an understanding of political life is indispensable for any well-educated person.

Overview

Areas of political science in which courses are offered include:

  • American Politics and Public Affairs
  • International Relations and Comparative Politics
  • Political Theory

Within each area, major themes are explored (e.g., public policy and administration, political values and change, elite-mass relationships, and political parties and groups).

Career Options

The Political Science program of the Northeastern Illinois University opens up career options in areas such as:

  • teaching/instructing (community college levels)
  • federal and other government agencies
  • public administration
  • non-profit organizations
  • doctoral studies and research
  • community development
  • international organizations and foreign services

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Classics Of Political Science
  • Research Methods In Political Science
  • American Political Elites
  • Religion & Politics In America
  • Congress & The Bureaucracy
  • Law And Equality

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.75

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission application
  • Official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended (Courses taken at colleges or universities outside of the U.S. must be evaluated by Educational Credentials Evaluators, Inc. or World Education Services, Inc.)
  • Statement of goals and objectives
  • Two letters of recommendation with signed supplemental Letter of Recommendation Forms
  • Any additional program-specific required documents
  • Application fee
  • Notarized Graduate Financial Statement
  • Notarized bank letter(s) from each sponsor’s financial institution
  • TOEFL or IELTS official score report
  • Copy of passport photo page
  • Copy of Form I-94 and Form I-20 (if applying from within the U.S.)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    865 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 865 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    865 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 865 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    432 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 432 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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