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Graduate Program

How to Apply

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Admission Requirements

        • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university
        • 15 undergraduate hours in political science (preferred)
        • GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
        • Two letters of recommendation (one must be from a college instructor or work supervisor if you are returning to school after time away)
        • Two official copies of transcripts from all colleges and universities attended.
        • Academic writing sample, minimum 5 pages in length. If one does not exist, please contact the graduate chair
        • If you are an International student from a non-exempt TOEFL country, a minimum internet-TOEFL score of 70.
        • A completed online Graduate School application
        • Application fee

        *A GRE or other graduate standardized test scores are not a requirement, but are welcome to be submitted along with the other materials.

Application Deadlines:

Fall Semester – July 15

Summer Semester – April 15

Spring Semester – November 15

For additional questions, please contact the Academic Program Coordinator:

Kristin Broyhill
Phone: (402) 554-4121
Fax: (402) 554-4860