The PhD in Political Science is a 54-credit-hour program for students entering with a bachelor’s degree alone, or a 36-credit-hour program for students who already have a related master’s degree. To estimate the cost of tuition, please see the current cost per credit hour for graduate students.
July 2020. We, the staff of the Tufts Office of Graduate Admissions for Arts, Sciences and Engineering (AS&E), write this statement of solidarity to share with the Tufts community, prospective applicants and students to express our continued commitment to racial justice in higher education broadly, and in graduate admissions specifically.
Political Science is the sixth largest concentration on campus, with over nine percent of UCSD students graduating from our department. Our department offers a general political science major along with seven areas of concentration - American politics, comparative politics, data analytics, international relations, political theory, public law, and public policy - and two minors.