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Roosevelt University




Address:
430 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60605
USA


Website:
www.roosevelt.edu/

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International Admissions:

UNDERGRADUATE ADMISSION (Bachelor's Degree)


Kelsey Howard, International Admission Counselor
Phone: +1-312-341-2311
Skype: khoward.ru
E-mail: khoward12@roosevelt.edu
Facebook: www.facebook.com/RooseveltAdmission


GRADUATE ADMISSION


Office of Admission
Phone: +1-312-281-3249
E-mail: admission@roosevelt.edu


INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS


Dawn M. Hougland, Assistant Director, International Programs
Phone: 011-312-341-3531
Fax: 011-312-341-6377
E-mail: international@roosevelt.edu
            dhougland@roosevelt.edu
Facebook: www.facebook.com/RooseveltOIP


International Website:
http://www.roosevelt.edu/International/Admission.aspx

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Regional Accreditor

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Carnegie Classification

Master's Colleges and Universities (larger programs)

Levels of Degree or Certification Offered

Bachelor's Degrees
Master's Degrees
Doctoral Degrees
 

Colleges/Schools/Divisions

College of Arts and Sciences - www.roosevelt.edu/CAS


Walter E. Heller College of Business - www.roosevelt.edu/Business


Evelyn T. Stond College of Professional Studies - www.roosevelt.edu/ETS


College of Education - www.roosevelt.edu/Education


The Chicago College of Performing Arts (CCPA) - www.roosevelt.edu/Admission/CCPA


College of Pharmacy - www.roosevelt.edu/Pharmacy/PharmDProgam

 

Academic Programs Available

Bachelor's Degrees

  • Accounting
  • Actuarial Science
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Economics, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Finance, General
  • History, General
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Jazz/Jazz Studies
  • Journalism
  • Journalism, Other - Integrated Communication
  • Management Science
  • Mathematics, General
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, Other - Musical Theatre
  • Philosophy and Religious Studies, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Sciences, General - Social Justice
  • Sociology
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Voice and Opera
  • Women's Studies

Master's Degrees

    • Accounting
    • Accounting - Accounting Forensics
    • Acting
    • Biotechnology
    • Business Administration and Management, General
    • Business/Corporate Communications - Integrated Marketing Communications
    • Clinical Psychology
    • Computer Science
    • Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
    • Creative Writing
    • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
    • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
    • Economics, General
    • Educational Leadership and Administration, General
    • Elementary Education and Teaching
    • English Language and Literature, General
    • History, General
    • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
    • Human Resources Development - Training and Development
    • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
    • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
    • Journalism
    • Mathematics, General
    • Mental Health Counseling/Counselor
    • Music Performance, General
    • Music Theory and Composition
    • Public Administration
    • Real Estate
    • Secondary Education and Teaching
    • Sociology
    • Special Education and Teaching, General
    • Voice and Opera
    • Women's Studies

    Doctoral Degrees

    • Clinical Psychology - PsyD
    • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
    • Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Administration, Other - PharmD
     

    Tution and Fees 2016-2017 (9 months: August-May). Some programs have different rates

     

    Tuition
    Room/Board
    Books & Supplies

    Undergraduate

    $ 28395

    $ 12500

    $ 4500

    Graduate

    $ 19622
    $ 12500
    $ 4500
     

    Financial Assistance

    Academic scholarships for new bachelor degree students with SAT or ACT score.


    Academic scholarships for bachelor degree students transferring from a U.S. college or university.


    Academic scholarships and graduate assistantships for graduate students.


    Scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students in Performing Arts based on audition.

     

    Student Demographics

    Number of Undergraduate Students:
    Number of International Undergraduate Students:
    Number of Graduate Students:
    Number of International Graduate Students:
    Total Number of Students:
    Total Number of International Students:
    3239
    146
    2113
    255
    5352
    401

    Yes, two residence facilities are available on the Chicago Campus: the Wabash Building and University Center.

    The Wabash Building is a "green" building at 425 S. Wabash Ave.; this is one of the few skyscrapers in Chicago that is LEED certified. The 32-story multi-purpose building includes classrooms, lecture halls, state-of-the-art science labs, conference space, a dining center, a student recreation center, and residence suites for more than 600 students.


    Detailed information on housing may be found on our homepage at http://www.roosevelt.edu/ResidenceLife.aspx.

     

    What Is Special?

    Roosevelt University was founded in 1945 to provide opportunities for learning and teaching in conditions of freedom and equality. Since 1947, Roosevelt’s Chicago Campus has been located in the famous Auditorium Building overlooking Grant Park and Lake Michigan. The Schaumburg Campus was established in 1978 and has become the largest and most comprehensive university in the northwest suburbs.


    Students receive personal attention from their professors and academic advisors, along with comprehensive orientation and immigration advising from the staff in Office of International Programs.

     

    Websites for International Students

     

    TOEFL scores and ESL Programs (English as a Second Language)

    TOEFL:  Students must submit an official TOEFL or IELTS test results to be admitted.



    • Students with a minimum score of 80 (iBT)  or 550 (paper based TOEFL) may be admitted without being tested for ESL. Some departments require a minimum score of 17 or higher on individual sections of the TOEFL. 

    • Students may also submit the academic band IELTS exam with a score of 6.5 or higher; some departments require a minimum score of 6.0 or higher on individual bands.

    • Applicants with a TOEFL (iBT) score of at least 40 or an IELTS score of at least 3.5 may still be admitted. Once admitted, they will be required to take 1-3 semesters of English language classes before they start taking their major classes.


    ESL: Yes, Roosevelt's English Language Program offers academic English as a Second Language (ESL) classes that prepare non-native speakers of English for study at the graduate or undergraduate level.  For more information: http://www.roosevelt.edu/elp.


    Bachelor's degree students can receive academic credit for the highest level of Roosevelt's ELP courses.


    Other Test Required for Admission:


    SAT or ACT: recommended for initial Bachelor's degree students
    GMAT
    : may be required for Master’s degrees in the College of Business with an undergraduate GPA below 3.0 (no minimum required)
    GRE: for PsyD in Clinical Psychology, the MA and PhD in 
    Industrial Organizational Psychology, and MS in Biomedical Sciences.


    Application Deadline:
    Fall (September) Semester: June 1st
    Spring (January) Semester: September 15th

     

    Study Illinois Institutional Contacts

    Dawn M. Hougland, Assistant Director, International Programs
    Phone: +1-312-341-3531
    Fax: +1-312-341-6377
    E-mail: international@roosevelt.edu;  dhougland@roosevelt.edu


    Kelsey Howard, International Admission Counselor
    Phone: +1-312-341-2311
    Skype: khoward.ru
    E-mail: khoward12@roosevelt.edu