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East Carolina University

Department of Political Science

Greenville, NC

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Overview

East Carolina University / Department of Political Science is located in Greenville, NC, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Public Administration (MPA) Public administration
Master of Science (MS) Security studies
(Certificate) Security studies

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 21
Other Advanced Degrees 10

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Internship, professional paper

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

28
Applied
28
Accepted
18
Enrolled
100%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 1st Not reported Yes
Spring deadline October 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Recommended TOEFL IBT score: 78
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

105
Total Graduate Students
72%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
27%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.57%
Black or African American 15.24%
White or Caucasian 68%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.95%
Asian 0.95%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 4.76%

Gender

Male (59%)
Female (40%)

Location & Contact

Address East 5th Street
Greenville, NC  27858-4353
United States
Contact Dr. Alethia Cook
Chair
Email: cooka@ecu.edu
Phone: 252-328-5869