PhD Curriculum

 

Number of courses

Total Credits

Compulsory courses

2

8

Compulsory thesis-related courses

2

0

Electives

6

18

Total

10

26

 

Compulsory Courses:

Course Code Course Name

Credit

IR 621 Current Debates in International Relations Theory

4

IR 625 Advanced Diplomatic History

4

GE 690 Academic Practices

0

IR 699 Ph.D. Dissertation

0

 

Restricted Electives: (Four of the following)

All IR 5XX or higher-level courses with at least 3 credits.

 

Restricted Elective: (One of the following)

All IR 5XX or higher-level courses with at least 3 credits.
All POLS 6XX or higher-level courses with at least 3 credits.

 

Elective: (One of the following)

All  5XX or higher-level courses with at least 3 credits – Except MIAPP 5X

 

Note: All applicants are expected to have a Master degree to apply to the Ph.D. program.