Professors: Sheila Amin Gutiérrez De Piñeres, Daniel Arce, Kurt J. Beron, Brian J. L. Berry (Dean), Anthony M. Champagne, Harold D. Clarke, Rachel Croson, Lloyd J. Dumas, Catherine Eckel, Euel Elliott (Senior Associate Dean), Daniel Griffith, Edward J. Harpham, Donald A. Hicks, Bruce Jacobs, Paul Jargowsky, L. Douglas Kiel, Murray J. Leaf, Robert Lowry, James Marquart, James Murdoch, Lawrence J. Redlinger, Todd Sandler, Richard K. Scotch, Dongyu Sul, Barry J. Seldon, Marianne C. Stewart, Paul Tracy, Wim P. M. Vijverberg, Douglas Watson, John Worrall
Associate Professors: Rodney Andrews, Bobby C. Alexander, , Philip K. Armour, Nathan Berg, Thomas Brunell, Marie Isabelle Chevrier, Simon Fass, Jennifer Holmes, Tomislav Kovandzic, Susan McElroy, Fang Qiu, Kevin Siqueira, Michael Tiefelsdorf, Gregory S. Thielemann
Assistant Professors: Paul Battaglio, Patrick Brandt,
Clinical Professors: Donald Arbuckle, Kruti Dholakia, Stuart Murchison
Clinical Assistant Professors: Timothy Bray, Wenhua Di, Danielle Lavin-Loucks
Clinical Associate Professors: Wendy Hassett
Research Professors: Sonya Salamon
Professors Emeritus: Alexander L. Clark, Irving J. Hoch
Senior Lecturers: Brian Bearry, Teodoro Benavides, Cliff Bowden, Meryl Nason, Elmer Polk
is increasing awareness of the impact that rapid technological, economic and
social change is having on society. The graduate programs in the
have access to the computing facilities in the
The University’s general admission requirements are discussed here.
All programs require applicants to have a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university, GRE or GMAT scores, transcripts and letters of recommendation. Specific additional requirements are discussed for each program in their respective sections below.
The details for each program are discussed in their respective sections below. Students may be required to take courses to prepare them for coursework.
The School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences offers seven masters programs and six Ph.D. programs. These programs and their credit hour requirements are given below.
M.A. in Political Science -
Constitutional Law Studies (30 hours)
M.A. in Political Science in Legislative Studies (30 hours)
M.A. in Political Science (30 hours)
M.S. in Applied Sociology (36 hours)
M.S. in Criminology (36 hours)
M.S. in Economics (36 hours)
M.S. in Geospatial Information Sciences (30 hours)
M.S. in International Political Economy (36 hours)
Master of Public Affairs (42 hours)
Master of Public Policy (36 hours)
Geospatial Information Sciences
Public Policy and Political Economy
All Ph.D. programs require 90 hours beyond the baccalaureate degree. Applicants should contact their respective program office to discuss possible transfer credit.
Graduate Certificate Programs
In addition to our degree programs the School offers the following certificate programs for both degree and non-degree seeking students.
Crime and Justice Analysis
Economic and Demographic Data Analysis
Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
Local Government Management