Political Science (Ph.D.)


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.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Political Science

Areas of Study

  • Comparative environmental policy
  • Environmental Politics and Policy
  • International environmental policy
  • U.S. environmental policy

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.

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