Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences, Dual-Degree

Program Category: Dual-Degree Program

Website: qmss.columbia.edu/dual-degrees/

Degree Programs: Full-Time: dual-degree program, free-standing MA (housed in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences' Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences program) and MPA or MIA (housed in the School of International and Public Affairs)

Students must apply separately to and be accepted by both the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (for the QMSS MA program) and the School of International and Public Affairs (for the MPA or MIA program). The two schools consult on all dual-degree applicants.

Special Admissions Requirements: 

In addition to the requirements listed below, all students must submit one transcript showing courses and grades per school attended, a statement of academic purpose, and three letters of evaluation from academic sources.

All international students whose native language is not English or whose undergraduate degree is from an institution in a country whose official language is not English must submit scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or IELTS.

For more information, refer to our Admissions Information and Frequently Asked Questions pages.

Deadline for Fall Admission: Friday, February 17, 2017
Resume Requirement: Yes
Writing Sample: No
GRE General: GRE and/or GMAT Scores are Optional
GRE Subject: No
Degree Programs: Full Time
Free Standing: Yes