Thank you for considering Rice University in your search for an outstanding Political Science graduate program. Rice is a leading American research university-small, private, and highly selective, distinguished by a collaborative, interdisciplinary culture and a global perspective.
The Political Science faculty members, most of whom are internationally recognized in their areas, will guide your study with the personal attention that is possible only in a small and select program.
Degree Options: The department offers Ph.D. degrees in American Politics, Comparative Politics, and International Relations.
Financial Package: Most of the students accepted into the program receive graduate fellowships, and many are granted tuition waivers as well.¬†¬†
Post Grad Placements: Recent Ph.D. graduates now hold tenure-track positions at a wide variety of universities. See a list of our recent placements.¬†¬†
|The Department of Political Science application deadline for the Fall 2018 semester is JANUARY 5, 2018. Late applications may be considered until¬† April 1, 2018.¬† However, candidates who miss the deadline place themselves in a less competitive position.|