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University of Notre Dame

Department of Political Science

Notre Dame, IN

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University of Notre Dame

Overview

University of Notre Dame / Department of Political Science is located in Notre Dame, IN.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 8
Doctoral Degrees 9

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Candidacy exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

173
Applied
24
Accepted
11
Enrolled
14%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 10th January 10th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

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

Student Body

82
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 10.98%
Black or African American 2.44%
White or Caucasian 40%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.22%
Asian 1.22%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 9.76%

Gender

Male (58%)
Female (41%)

Faculty

47
Total faculty
Full-time - 42
Part-time - 5
Male (38)
Female (9)

Research

Focus of faculty research: American government, comparative politics, international relations, political theory
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Notre Dame, IN  46556
United States
Contact Dr. Christina Wolbrecht
Director of Graduate Studies
Email: govtgrad@nd.edu
Phone: 574-631-9017