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Political Science

Youngstown State University (YSU)

48 months
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14249 USD/year
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About

Political Science from Youngstown State University (YSU) helps you successfully prepare for your future in government, law or international affairs.Graduates with Political Science from Youngstown State University (YSU) will be able to:

Overview

At Political Science from Youngstown State University (YSU) you'll study both domestic and foreign affairs, gaining insight into the philosophical and historical foundations of constitutional government in the United States, while also learning about other forms of government around the world.

Graduates with Political Science from Youngstown State University (YSU) will be able to:

  • Summarize fundamental components of political theory, American government, comparative politics and international relations;
  • Explain constitutional principles that have shaped the American Republic;
  • Recognize basic ideas, problems and processes of comparative politics and international relations relative to issues of Western and non-Western political development, different forms of national government, and foreign policy behaviors in the global economy; and
  • Apply the Style Manual of the American Political Science Association (APSA) in conjunction with your research, writing skills and projects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Political Economy
  • United States Foreign Policy
  • International Law
  • International Organizations
  • International Conflict
  • American Government
  • Public Finance
  • American Public Policy and Policy Analysis
  • Public Management
  • State and Local Government
  • Public Budgeting
  • Financial Accounting
  • Social Statistics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
67

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
67

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete online application form, please check the notes.
  • A nonrefundable $45 (US) application fee. 
  • Applicants must have graduated from high school or have successfully completed the General Education Development (GED) test to be considered for admission. 
  • Submit a high school transcript and American College Test (ACT) or Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) scores.  
  • Applicants must have a high school grade point average of 2.00 or higher on a 4.00 point scale, have an ACT composite score of 17 or higher, or a combined SAT score of 920 or higher from the evidence-base writing and reading test, and the math test to be admitted unconditionally.
  • Proof of English Proficiency.
  • Photocopy of passport page showing Photo, Name, Date of Birth, citizenship, etc.
  • Affidavit of Financial Support Form
  • Supporting Financial documents, e.g. bank statement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14249 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14249 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    14249 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14249 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8249 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8249 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Youngstown

787 - 1299 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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