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University at Albany, State University of New York

Department of Political Science

Albany, NY

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Overview

University at Albany, State University of New York / Department of Political Science is located in Albany, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 5
Doctoral Degrees 3

Earning Your Degree

Evening/weekend programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

44
Applied
26
Accepted
10
Enrolled
59%

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 February 1st May 1st Yes
Spring deadline Not reported November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 1

Student Body

47
Total Graduate Students
51%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
48%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.13%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 68%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 2.13%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.13%
Unknown 6.38%

Gender

Male (61%)
Female (38%)

Faculty

20
Total faculty
Full-time - 20
Part-time - 0
Male (13)
Female (7)

Location & Contact

Address 1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY  12222-0001
United States
Contact Patricia Strach
Chair
Email: pstrach@albany.edu
Phone: 518-442-5256