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Master of Arts in Political Science

Master of Arts in Political Science

University of Kansas

KU- Main campus, Lawrence, United States
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Students who complete the Master of Arts degree may be eligible to pursue the Ph.D. degree. The major fields must be drawn from those offered by the division. Before their first attempt at the written preliminary examination in any subfield, all Ph.D. students must complete at least 4 courses in that field, 3 of which are at the 700 level or above. Enrollment in directed research covering a particular subfield may be substituted for one of the four courses/seminars. Students should consult their major advisers to plan a schedule of course work and seminar preparation in each of these subfields to provide adequate preparation for the written preliminary examination. Students must complete the majority of courses in their major fields, the research skills and responsible scholarship requirement, the Ph.D. residency requirement, and resolve any grades of incomplete before registering for preliminary examinations. The research skills and responsible scholarship requirement includes