12 months
16928 USD/year
16928 USD/year
7136 USD/year
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Political Science from Texas A&M University Central Texas strongly emphasizes research and analysis in political science, administrative theory, and governmental institutions as preparation for students planning graduate study at the doctoral level.


Political Science from Texas A&M University Central Texas gives students a mastery of the literature of political science, including the most recent scholarly research, and mastery of the methodology of political science. The program also provides the research skills necessary for making original contributions to the discipline of political science.

The degree program includes 36-hour tracks with or without a thesis, and offers a range of courses in political science research methods, political decision-making, American politics, comparative politics and international relations.


  • Political Analyst
  • Campaign Manager
  • Policy Analyst
  • Lobbyist
  • Market Researcher
  • Legislative Analyst

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Political Science Research Methods
  • Political Decision-Making
  • American Politics
  • Comparative Politics
  • International Relations
  • Approved Graduate Political Science Electives

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

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Other requirements

General requirements

Students will be admitted into the MA Political Science program by the faculty once the following application criteria are met:

  • Successful admission to graduate school.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16928 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8464 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    16928 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8464 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    7136 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3568 USD per semester during 12 months.


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