Programs:

Political Science

Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Political Science

An examination of power and politics at the national level including Canadian and comparative politics, political theory, public policy and administration

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Degree Details

Master of Arts (M.A.)

Our MA in Political Science introduces students to advanced graduate study across a number of fields in the discipline. Students select one major and one minor field to study. Major fields can be chosen from the following areas: Canadian Politics, Comparative Politics, Political Theory and Public Policy. Minor fields are chosen from Canadian Politics, Comparative Politics, International Relations, Political Theory, and Public Policy.

Areas of Research

  • Canadian Politics
  • Comparative Politics
  • Comparative Public Policy
  • Political Theory
Length:
1 year
Required Credential:
Honours Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in Political Science or related discipline
Program Type:
Course based
Program Options:
Full-Time, Part-Time
Typical Entry:
September
Typical Deadline:
February 15th

Degree Options

Master of Arts (M.A.)Degree Details

Length:
1 year
Required Credential:
Honours Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in Political Science or related discipline
Program Type:
Course based
Program Options:
Full-Time, Part-Time

Doctorate (Ph.D.)Degree Details

Length:
4 years
Required Credential:
Master's degree in Political Science
Program Options:
Full-Time, Part-Time