Transcripts - Official transcripts from EACH College and/or University you have attended. Must be in a sealed envelope from the
institution or sent electronically from the institution directly to email@example.com.
International Applicants! Your international transcript must be evaluated with a course by course and GPA calculation.
Please go here to learn about which services are approved to evaluate your international transcript.
A GRE score is not required, but may be submitted; if submitted, the GRE score will be considered alongside the
other application materials. Applicants who submit GRE scores are not favored over
those who do not. School code is 5359.
Statement of Intent (Can be uploaded into the online application) - Statement of Intent describing the
applicant's interest in the study of international conflict management and any relevant
experiences and an outline of how the Ph.D. program could further those interests.
Applicants are also encouraged to identify a research topic area and are encouraged
to list potential faculty mentors. Your statement will be reviewed by the Program
Admissions Committee. (2-3 page maximum)
Writing Sample (Can be uploaded into the online application) - Submit a writing sample demonstrating
your writing and analytical abilities as they relate to higher education or professional experience. This writing sample is preferred in English, however will
be accepted in another language accompanied by an English translation. There are no length requirements, however longer samples (e.g., a senior or master’s thesis) should be accompanied by an abstract or executive summary.
Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV) (Can be uploaded into the online application) - Showing the chronological progression
of your educational and work experiences including any additional information you
deem relevant to support your application.
Letters of Recommendation (3) (Can be sent electronically through the online application) - At least two of
your three letters of recommendation, should be from referees who can describe in
detail your qualifications, motivation and prospects for success in the program.
English Language Testing – TOEFL or IELTS test (for International students only) TOEFL Minimum score of 88 or IELTS minimum score of 6.5.
APPLICATION AND DOCUMENT DEADLINES
This program accepts applications in the Fall and Spring