33600 USD/year
33600 USD/year
13400 USD/year
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The Government and Public Policy program from University of Arizona is designed to impart the skills and knowledge needed to teach and conduct research at academic institutions. 

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Key Features

In keeping with the broad spectrum of research within SGPP, the Government and Public Policy program from University of Arizona offers concentrations in the four major subfields of American Politics, Comparative Politics, International Relations, Public Administration and Policy, and courses in Political Philosophy, and Methodology.

The SGPP faculty welcomes talented candidates from a variety of academic backgrounds. While a prior degree in political science or public administration is not necessary, it is strongly recommended that applicants have completed at least some course work in related fields and subjects.

The School of Government and Public Policy considers graduate training and mentorship to be one of its primary objectives. We invite you to learn more about our program by viewing the information provided on this website or by contacting us directly. We think that you will find our Ph.D. program to be one of the strongest in the nation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Policy Making
  • American Politics
  • Comparative Politics
  • International Relations
  • Research Design
  • Quant Methods

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines


63 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Academic Statement of Purpose
  • Personal Statement
  • Transcripts
  • Standardized Tests
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Writing Sample
  • Standardized Tests

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year
  • National

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year
  • In-State

    13400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 USD per year

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 USD /month
Living costs

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


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