Carnegie Mellon University

MS IRP Sample Plan of Study

Fall - Year One
Units Spring - Year One Units
84-722: Comparative Political Institutions Graduate Seminar 12 84-720: International Security Graduate Seminar 12
84-701:  Regression Analysis for Political Science I 12 84-702: Regression Analysis for Political Science II 12
84-721: American Politics Graduate Seminar 12 Concentration Course 2 12
Concentration Course 1 12 Concentration Course 3 12
CIRP Policy Forum Seminar 3 CIRP Policy Forum Seminar 3
Total Units 51 Total Units 51

Summer: Required Internship 84-705 (0 units)

Fall - Year Two
Units Spring - Year Two
Units
84-725: International Organizations and International Law Graduate Seminar 12 84-799: IRP Graduate Thesis 18
84-710: Thesis Proposal Tutorial 6 Concentration Course 5 12
84-711: Process Tracing, Counterfactuals, Archival Analysis, and Interviews 6 Concentration Course 6 12
Concentration Course 4 12 CIRP Policy Forum Seminar 3
CIRP Policy Forum Seminar 3
Total Units 39 Total Units 45