The Department of Political Science offers a variety of courses and options leading to a master of science degree.  Current options include master of science in political science or a concentration in urban affairs and public policy.  You may choose to take courses in international politics, American politics or comparative politics.

Admission Requirements

Application materials required by the School of Graduate Studies must be submitted directly to that office.  In addition, applicants are required to submit two letters of recommendation and a one-page typed statement concerning their academic background and career plans to:

Dr. Theresa Marchant-Shapiro, Graduate Coordinator
Political Science Department
Southern Connecticut State University
501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT  06515



Required Course for All Students

PSC 501 - Research Methods in Political Science



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