Political Science (M.A.)


The Department of Political Science’s Doctoral Program places special emphasis on the study of Environmental Politics and Policy. Master of Arts students may select Environmental Politics and Policy as one of their two subfield areas of study.

Master of Arts (MA) in Political Science

Areas of Study

  • American politics
  • Comparative politics
  • Environmental politics
  • International relations
  • Political theory
  • Public policy/administration

Next Steps


Coursework, credit requirements, and more information is available in the Colorado State University general catalog. Please contact your department representative with program-related questions.

Student Employment

Graduate students interested in employment positions (GTA, GRA, GSA appointments and hourly positions) should contact their advisor and their departmental graduate coordinator for the process to apply.

Financial Aid