- A bachelor's degree, with a minimum GPA of 3.0, 80%, or the equivalent from an accredited university.
- Candidates who have not graduated from an academic institution where the language of instruction is English, or who are not native English speakers, must submit official TOEFL scores of at least 570 (in a written test), 230 (in a computerized test), or 89 (in an internet test) to be considered for admission.
- Statement of Purpose
Students who have not completed an undergraduate degree in political science will be required to successfully complete the following introductory courses before the first semester of the program:
- Introduction to International Relations
- Introduction to Political Science/Government