GradSchoolFinder.com

 
 

Carleton University - Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research

Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
512 Tory Building, 1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, ON
Canada K1S 5B6

Political Science

   
Program Information
Faculty: Department of Political Science
Degree: Master; Co-op
Field of Study: Political Science and Government, General
Description The Department of Political Science offers a 5.0 credit MA program. Most students complete this program in two years. The MA in Political Science emphasizes the development of theoretical competence and rigorous analytical skills in the study of politics. The program can be completed through coursework only, or through a combination of coursework and a thesis or major research paper. While there are no formal specializations within the degree program, students may choose courses from a wide variety of fields, including Political Theory, International Relations, Comparative Politics, Canadian Politics, Gender and Politics and Public Policy. All of these fields are well represented by internationally-recognized faculty members who are available for thesis and research essay supervision.
Website: Political Science at Carleton University - Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
Thesis Based? Yes
Course Based? Yes
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:
National:$6,611.98
Requirements
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 77
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 237] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: July 18, 2015