Application Process

Program Admissions and Application Deadlines:

The Department of Political Science at Michigan State University admits students into the Ph.D. program for the Fall semester only. We are now accepting applications for the 2019-20 academic year.  The deadline for applications is December 14, 2018.

If you have any questions about the application process that are not answered on the frequently asked questions document or the guidelines, please contact Sarah Krause, the Graduate Program Assistant, or 517-355-2167 or Professor Ani Sarkissian, the PhD Admissions Director,