Political Science

Degrees Offered

Program Degree Offered
Political Science M.A. Program Description


Admission Application Instructions

  • Applying for admission to the graduate program in the Department of  Public Administration and Policy is a two-step process:
  1. First: Complete the Online Application (https://www.applyweb.com/apply/uomont/menu.html) As part of this process, applicants must do the following:
    1. Self-report GRE scores.
    2. Self-report all colleges and universities attended (including grade point average).
    3. 3 Letters of recommendations.
    4. Upload a 300 word statement concerning reasons for seeking a MA.
    5. Pay the application fee.

  2. Second: Request Official Scores and Transcripts:
    1. Request that official GRE scores be sent to the University of Montana using code 4489.
    2. Request that official transcripts be sent to the Department of Political Science from all colleges and universities you have attended (excluding University of Montana)  Transcripts may also be transmitted electronically through the National Student Clearinghouse.

Admission Deadlines

  • Admission is open for the M.A. program.  Applications will be considered as long as space is available in the program.
Political Science

Political Science website

Campus Location
Liberal Arts 301 

Federal Express Delivery 
Department of Political Science
University of Montana
32 Campus Drive
Liberal Arts Building #301
Missoula, MT 59812

(406) 243-5202
Fax: (406) 243-4076

Graduate Coordinator:

Master of Arts in Political Science
Abhishek Chatterjee
(406) 243-4704

Christopher Muste
(406) 243-4829