The department's size allows only for the admission of students whose interests match the expertise of the faculty.
Please review the faculty's research interests and determine whether the program meets your needs.
Students are required to begin in the fall semester for proper course sequencing.
Students applying for admission to the graduate program are asked to submit the following directly to the Department of Political Science:
The deadline for receipt of completed applications by the department is January 5.
Rice will send a notification of acceptance no later than April 1.