Academic Programs

The Division of Politics and Economics offers the following Masters of Arts (M.A.), Doctoral (Ph.D.), and Accelerated B.A./M.A. degree programs. Should you choose to see our programs by departments, use the links at the left.  Click here to view  our Student Handbook.

M.A. Degree Programs

The M.A. degree programs are offered as steps either toward immediate career goals or toward a Ph.D. degree. Each M.A. has its own focus and curriculum requirements.

M.A. in Economics
M.A. in Economics - Global Commerce & Finance
M.A. in International Political Economy
M.A. in International Studies
M.A. in Politics (American Politics & Political Philosophy concentrations)
M.A. in Politics, Economics & Business
M.A. in Public Policy
M.A. in Public Policy & Evaluation
M.A. in Religion and American Politics

Ph.D. Degree Programs

Ph.D. in Economics
Ph.D. in Political Science
Ph.D. in Interfield Economics-Political Science
Ph.D. in Economics/MBA
Ph.D. in Political Science/MBA

Accelerated BA/MA 4+1 Program

As you approach your final year of undergraduate study, we would like to take this opportunity to describe the benefits of the ACCELERATED B.A./M.A. DEGREE PROGRAM offered through Claremont Graduate University (CGU) and The Division of Politics and Economics (DPE). This exciting program offers you the chance to earn graduate credit while completing the final year of your Bachelor’s degree. The benefits to you include savings in time and money of up to one full semester over traditional consecutive enrollment degree options.

The rigorous training and applied nature of the department’s core offerings and doctoral fields provide the analytical expertise and practical experience for both domestic and international positions. Students fulfill a standard set of core requirements and qualify in one major doctoral field. Click here.




Contact Information:

For program inquiries
Annekah Hall
Assistant Director of Admissions

For application questions

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