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University of New Mexico

Program in Political Science

Albuquerque, NM

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University of New Mexico

Overview

University of New Mexico / Program in Political Science is located in Albuquerque, NM.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 7
Doctoral Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Field research paper, minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

20
Applied
10
Accepted
5
Enrolled
50%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation, writing sample, letter of intent
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation, writing sample, letter of intent

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

31
Total Graduate Students
32%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
67%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 32.26%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 41%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 6.45%
Unknown 3.23%

Gender

Male (48%)
Female (51%)

Faculty

8
Total faculty
Full-time - 8
Part-time - 0
Male (4)
Female (4)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Latin American politics, American politics, comparative politics, public policy, international relations, methodology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Albuquerque, NM  87131-2039
United States
Contact Dr. William Stanley
Chair
Email: wstanley@unm.edu
Phone: 505-277-5104
Fax: 505-277-2821