University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies

Political Science

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Program Information

School:University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Faculty:Political Science
Degree:Master
Field of Study:Political Science and Government, General
Description:In this academically rigorous program, you can complete an MA degree through coursework and an advanced research project or through coursework and a paid internship. Students who secure a place in the internship stream spend six months working with a local government or agency for which they are paid. Other students complete coursework and a research project of their choosing. All of our students are eligible for excellent university and departmental entrance scholarships and for teaching positions. The Department is committed to providing funding packages that match or beat those of other MA programs.

UWindsor’s Political Science MA program allows you to be part of a vibrant academic community and to be associated with active researchers and research centres. The Political Science program’s international character is reflected in its students, faculty and border location with the United States. The University of Windsor frequently “partners" with U.S. universities in the metropolitan Detroit area for joint programs, seminars and symposia.
URL:Political Science at University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Length:1 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $5,265

Cost per year represents tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Admission Requirements

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 250] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 84]

All applicants whose native language is not English must demonstrate proficiency in English to be considered for admission.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
Applicants are required to submit: two academic Referee Assessment Forms (non-academic or work references will not be considered); an up-to-date resume or CV; a Statement of Purpose (limit to one page); and a Writing Sample which should be program related (10 pages or less).

* 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.

Modified on October 30, 2017