Political Science, M.A. | Marquette University | Milwaukee, United States
12 months
1245 USD/credit 37350 USD/year
1245 USD/credit 37350 USD/year
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The Department of Political Science at Marquette University offers master's programs aimed at preparing students for doctoral study in political science and international affairs and for careers in related fields.


The Political Science department at Marquette University  offers several dual degrees and accelerated degrees. 

Learning outcomes

The Political Science Department offers: an accelerated 5-year bachelor's and master's degree program in political science; a dual 4-year master of arts-juris doctor (M.A.-J.D.) program in political science in conjunction with the Law School; and dual degree programs in conjunction with the communication and the business administration graduate programs. Furthermore, Law School graduates can pursue an accelerated master of arts degree through awards of transfer credit for work completed as part of the juris doctor degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Politics and Policy
  • Politics of the Internet
  • Contemporary Political Research
  • American Politics
  • Comparative Politics
  • International Politics
  • Political Philosophy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed online application form and fee.
  • Copies of all current and previous colleges/university transcripts except Marquette.1
  • Three letters of recommendation.
  • GRE test scores (general test only) are required. Waived for domestic students with an overall GPA of 3.500 or above.
  • A statement of purpose.
  • For international applicants only: an overall minimum TOEFL score of 100 or other acceptable proof of English proficiency.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1245 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    37350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1245 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Milwaukee

1066 - 1767 USD /month
Living costs

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