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DePaul University




Address:
1 E. Jackson Boulevard
Chicago, IL 60604
USA

Website:
www.depaul.edu

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International Admission
DePaul University
1 East Jackson Boulevard, Suite 9300
Chicago, Illinois 60604 USA
Phone: +1-312-362-6542
FAX: +1-312-362-8521
email: intlapp@depaul.edu


International Website:
http://www.depaul.edu/international

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Regional Accreditor

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, AACSB- Baccalaureate and graduate programs in Bus

Carnegie Classification

Master\'s Colleges and Universities (larger programs)

Levels of Degree or Certification Offered

Bachelor's Degrees
Certificates
Master's Degrees
Doctoral Degrees
Professional Degrees
 

Academic Programs Available

Bachelor's Degrees

  • Accounting
  • Acting - Acting
  • African-American/Black Studies - African and Black Diaspora Studies
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization - American Studies
  • Anthropology - Anthropology
  • Applied Mathematics, Other - Scientific Data Analysis and Visualization
  • Arabic Language and Literature - Arabic Studies
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation - Art
  • Art Teacher Education - Secondary Education Visual Art
  • Arts Management - Theatre Management
  • Biology Teacher Education - Secondary Education Biology
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General - Biological Sciences
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemistry Teacher Education - Secondary Education Chemistry
  • Chemistry, General - Chemistry
  • Chinese Studies - Chinese Studies
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist - Allied Health Technologies
  • Communication and Media Studies, Other - Media and Cinema Studies
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other - Public Relations and Advertising
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other - Communication and Media
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General - Interactive Media
  • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance - Information Assurance and Security Engine
  • Computer Graphics - Computer Graphics and Motion Technology
  • Computer Graphics - Animation
  • Computer Programming, Specific Applications - E-Commerce Technology
  • Computer Programming/Programmer, General - Computer Games Development
  • Computer Science - Computer Science
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications - Network Technologies
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General - Theatre Arts
  • E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching - Early Childhood Education/School for New Learning
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching - Early Childhood Education
  • East Asian Studies - Japanese Studies
  • Economics, General - Economics
  • Elementary Education and Teaching - Elementary Education
  • English Language and Literature, General - English
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education - Secondary Education English
  • Environmental Science - Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies - Environmental Studies
  • Finance, General
  • French Language and Literature - French
  • French Language Teacher Education - Secondary Education French
  • General Studies - Applied Behavioral Studies
  • General Studies - Leadership Studies
  • General Studies - School for New Learning/Commerce Joint Prog in General Business
  • General Studies - School for New Learning Degree Program
  • General Studies - School for New Learning/CDMJoint Computing Prgrm
  • Geography - Geography
  • Geography - Secondary Education Geography
  • German Language and Literature - German
  • History Teacher Education - Secondary Education History
  • History, General - History
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Information Science/Studies - Information Systems
  • Information Technology - Information Technology
  • International Relations and Affairs - International Studies
  • Italian Language and Literature - Italian
  • Italian Language and Literature - Secondary Education Italian
  • Japanese Language and Literature - Secondary Education Japanese
  • Jazz/Jazz Studies - Jazz Studies
  • Journalism - Journalism
  • Latin American Studies - Latin American and Latino Studies
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Management Science
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics and Computer Science - Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Mathematics Teacher Education - Secondary Education Mathematics
  • Mathematics, General - Mathematical Sciences
  • Music Management and Merchandising - Performing Arts Management
  • Music Performance, General - Music Performance
  • Music Teacher Education - Music Education
  • Music Theory and Composition - Music
  • Music Theory and Composition - Composition
  • Music, Other - Emphasis in Sound Recording Technology
  • Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) - Nursing
  • Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) - Nursing/School for New Learning Joint Degree Program
  • Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution - Peace, Justice, and Conflict Studies
  • Philosophy - Philosophy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching - Physical Education
  • Physics Teacher Education - Secondary Education Physics
  • Physics, General - Physics
  • Playwriting and Screenwriting - Playwriting
  • Political Science and Government, General - Political Science
  • Psychology, General - Psychology
  • Public Policy Analysis, General - Public Policy
  • Real Estate
  • Religion/Religious Studies - Islamic World Studies
  • Religion/Religious Studies - Catholic Studies
  • Religion/Religious Studies - Religious Studies
  • Social Science Teacher Education - Secondary Education Social Science
  • Sociology - Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature - Spanish
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education - Secondary Education Spanish
  • Speech and Rhetorical Studies - Writing, Rhetoric, and Discourse
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric - Professional Communication Studies
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric - Communication
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric - Communication Studies
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other - Secondary Education Environmental Science
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology - Costume Design
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology - Costume Technology
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology - Lighting Design
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology - Stage Management
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology - Scene Design
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology - Theatre Technology
  • Theatre Literature, History and Criticism - Dramaturgy and Criticism
  • Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design - Digital Cinema
  • Women's Studies - Women's and Gender Studiees

Certificates

  • Music Performance, General - Certificate in Performance
  • Music Teacher Education - Illinois Music Teacher Certificate

Master's Degrees

    • Accounting - MSACC Accountancy
    • Accounting - Accountancy
    • Accounting and Business/Management - Management Accounting
    • Acting - Acting
    • Applied Economics - Economics and Policy Analysis
    • Applied Mathematics, General - Applied Mathematics
    • Art Teacher Education - Teaching and Learning Secondary Education Visual Arts
    • Banking and Financial Support Services - Banking
    • Bilingual and Multilingual Education - Bilingual-Bicultural Education
    • Biological and Physical Sciences - Science Education
    • Biology Teacher Education - Teaching and Learning Secondary Education Biology
    • Biology/Biological Sciences, General - Biological Sciences
    • Business Administration and Management, General - Sports Management
    • Business Administration and Management, General - Investment Management
    • Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other - Strategic Management
    • Business/Commerce, General - MBA General Business
    • Business/Managerial Economics - Applied Economics
    • Chemistry Teacher Education - Teaching and Learning Secondary Education Chemistry
    • Chemistry, General - Chemistry
    • Clinical Psychology - Clinical Psychology
    • Communication and Media Studies, Other - New Media Studies
    • Communication and Media Studies, Other - Media and Cinema Studies
    • Computational Mathematics - Computational Finance
    • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other - Human Computer Interaction
    • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other - Applied Information Systems
    • Computer and Information Sciences, General - Applied Technology
    • Computer and Information Sciences, General - Distributed Systems
    • Computer and Information Sciences, General - Information Systems
    • Computer and Information Sciences, General - Applied Telecommunications Systems
    • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance - Computer, Information, Net Security
    • Computer Graphics - Computer Graphics and Motion Technology
    • Computer Programming, Specific Applications - E-Commerce Technology
    • Computer Programming/Programmer, General - Computer Game Development
    • Computer Science - Computer Science
    • Computer Software and Media Applications, Other - Instructional Technological System
    • Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst - Software Engineering
    • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications - Telecommunication Systems
    • Creative Writing - Writing and Publishing
    • Creative Writing - Writing
    • Curriculum and Instruction - Curriculum Studies
    • Curriculum and Instruction - Teaching and Learning in Elementary Education
    • Curriculum and Instruction - Teaching and Learning Secondary Education Concentration
    • Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration - Predictive Analytics
    • Directing and Theatrical Production - Directing
    • E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce - MSEBUS E-Business
    • E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce - E-Business
    • Early Childhood Education and Teaching - Teaching and Learning Early Childhood Education
    • Economics, General - Economics
    • Educational Leadership and Administration, General - Educational Leadership
    • Elementary Education and Teaching - Teaching and Learning Elementary Education
    • Elementary Education and Teaching - Teaching & Learning Elementary Education Concentration
    • English Language and Literature, General - English
    • English/Language Arts Teacher Education - Teaching and Learning Secondary Education English
    • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies - Entrepreneurship
    • Environmental Studies - Environmental Science Teaching
    • Finance and Financial Management Services, Other - Managerial Finance
    • Finance and Financial Management Services, Other - Financial Management and Control
    • Finance and Financial Management Services, Other - Behavioral Finance
    • Finance, General - MSF Finance
    • Finance, General - Finance
    • Financial Planning and Services - Marketing and Financial Strategy
    • Financial Planning and Services - Strategy, Execution, and Valuation
    • Financial Planning and Services - Financial Analysis
    • Foreign Language Teacher Education - Teaching and Learning Foreign Language Education Chinese
    • Foreign Language Teacher Education - Teaching and Learning Foreign Language Education Italian
    • French Language Teacher Education - Teaching and Learning Foreign Language Education French
    • French Language Teacher Education - Teaching and Learning Foreign Language French
    • Geography Teacher Education - Teaching and Learning Secondary Education Geography
    • German Language Teacher Education - Teaching and Learning Foreign Language Education German
    • Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other - Health Law and Policy
    • Health Law - Health Law
    • Health Teacher Education - Nursing Education and Scholarship
    • History Teacher Education - Teaching and Learning Secondary Education History
    • History, General - History
    • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General - MSHR Human Resources
    • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General - Leadership and Change Management
    • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General - Human Resource Management
    • Human Services, General - Nonprofit Management
    • Human Services, General - Counseling
    • Information Resources Management - Information Technology Project Management
    • Information Technology - Information Technology
    • Information Technology - Business Information Technology
    • International Business/Trade/Commerce - International Business
    • International Law and Legal Studies - International Law
    • International Relations and Affairs - International Public Service
    • International Relations and Affairs - International Studies
    • Jazz/Jazz Studies - Jazz Studies
    • Journalism - Journalism
    • Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other - Intellectual Property
    • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other - Educating Adults
    • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other - Applied Professional Studies
    • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies - Liberal Studies
    • Management Information Systems, General - MSMIS Management Information Systems
    • Management Information Systems, General - Business Information Technology
    • Management Information Systems, General - Management Information Systems
    • Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other - Health Sector Management
    • Marketing Research - New Product Management
    • Marketing Research - Marketing Research and Analysis
    • Marketing Research - Brand Management
    • Marketing, Other - MSMA Marketing Analysis
    • Marketing, Other - Integrated Marketing Communications
    • Marketing/Marketing Management, General - Marketing and Managing Change
    • Marketing/Marketing Management, General - Marketing and Finance
    • Marketing/Marketing Management, General - Marketing Strategy and Planning
    • Marketing/Marketing Management, General - Marketing Management
    • Marketing/Marketing Management, General - Customer Relationship Management
    • Marketing/Marketing Management, General - Public Relations and Advertising
    • Mathematics Teacher Education - Mathematics Education
    • Mathematics Teacher Education - Teaching and Learning Secondary Education Math
    • Mathematics Teacher Education - Middle School Mathematics Education
    • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other - Interdisciplinary Studies
    • Music Performance, General - Performance
    • Music Teacher Education - Music Education
    • Music Theory and Composition - Composition
    • Music, General - Music
    • Nursing, Other - Women's Health Nursing
    • Nursing, Other - Generalist Nursing
    • Operations Management and Supervision - Operations Management
    • Philosophy - Philosophy
    • Physics Teacher Education - Teaching and Learning Secondary Education Physics
    • Physics, General - Physics
    • Psychology, General - Psychology
    • Public Administration - Public Service Management
    • Public Administration - Public Administration
    • Public Health, General - Public Health
    • Public Policy Analysis, General - Leadership and Public Service
    • Reading Teacher Education - Language Literacy and Specialized Instruction
    • Real Estate - Real Estate
    • Real Estate - Real Estate Finance and Investment
    • Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General - Entrepreneurship
    • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education - Teaching and Learning Secondary Environmental Science
    • Secondary Education and Teaching - Teaching and Learning in Secondary Education
    • Selling Skills and Sales Operations - Sales Leadership
    • Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education - Social and Cultural Foundations in Education
    • Social Science Teacher Education - Teaching and Learning Secondary Education Social Science
    • Social Work - Social Work
    • Sociology - Sociology
    • Spanish Language Teacher Education - Teaching and Learning Foreign Language Education Spanish
    • Speech and Rhetorical Studies - Writing, Rhetoric, and Gender Studies
    • Speech Communication and Rhetoric - Organizational and Multicultural Communication
    • Statistics, General - Applied Statistics
    • Tax Law/Taxation - Taxation
    • Taxation - MSTAX Taxation
    • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other - Teaching and Learning in Early Childhood Education
    • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other - Teaching and Learning Early Childhood Education Concentration
    • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other - Teaching and Learning Foreign Language Education Japenese
    • Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design - Digital Cinema
    • Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design - Cinema Production
    • Women's Studies - Women's and Gender Studies

    Doctoral Degrees

    • Clinical Psychology - Clinical Psychology
    • Computer and Information Sciences, Other - Computer and Information Sciences
    • Computer Science - Computer Science
    • Curriculum and Instruction - Curriculum Studies
    • Educational Leadership and Administration, General - Educational Leadership
    • Philosophy - Philosophy

    Professional Degrees

    • Law
       

      Cost of Academic Year 2014-2015

       

      Tuition
      Room/Board

      Undergraduate

      $ 34,3900

      $ 15,000

      Graduate

      $ Varies by Progr
      $ 15,000
       

      Financial Assistance

      DePaul University offers merit-based scholarships, service leadership scholarships, athletic scholarships, talent scholarships and graduate assistantships.

       

      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:
      16,420
      480
      7,994
      1000
      24,414
      1,900

      Yes, campus housing is available on both the Lincoln Park and Loop campuses. A housing application and $200 deposit is required. Applications should be received by May 1st.

       

      What Is Special?

      With over 25,000 students, DePaul is the largest Catholic university in the U.S. Located in the exciting urban setting of Chicago, the third-largest city in the U.S, DePaul attracts students from all 50 states and more than 100 countries around the world. Our student body reflects a broad diversity of ethnic, religious, geographic and economic backgrounds.

      DePaul students and faculty contribute to the culturally rich urban environment through curricular offerings, research, and public service. DePaul offers over 150 different majors and classes are taught by distinguished and experienced faculty members, emphasizing skills and attitudes that educate students to be lifelong, independent learners. The university encourages faculty, staff and students to participate in ways that contribute to the societal, economic, and cultural quality of life in the metropolitan area and beyond.

      The Lincoln Park campus is located on 40 acres in the heart of Chicago’s historic Lincoln Park neighborhood. It is home to DePaul’s College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, College of Science and Health, School of Education, School of Music and the Theatre School. The Loop campus, in the heart of the business district, houses the Driehaus College of Business, College of Computing and Digital Media, the School for New Learning, the Law School, and the English Language Academy. Both campuses are very near to parks and Lake Michigan, and are home to a wide variety of dining, arts, cultural attractions and entertainment. Public transportation in Chicago is safe, reliable, convenient and plentiful; students do not need a car on campus.

      DePaul has an International Admission Office and an Office for International Students and Scholars (OISS) to ensure that students receive individual attention during the application process and throughout their careers at DePaul. OISS provides an orientation for all new international students, and assists students with immigration issues and cultural adjustment. Our Career Development Center helps students find on-campus, part-time employment opportunities.

      DePaul’s academic excellence, dedication to public service and commitment to diversity makes the experience of studying in this urban environment an exciting and advantageous one. In addition, Chicago offers an internationally friendly and culturally rich collection of ethnic communities and organizations. These factors combine to form a welcoming atmosphere for students from across the globe.

       

      Websites for International Students

       

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

      TOEFL:
      A minimum TOEFL score of 80 (iBT; no section less than 17), 213 (cBT) or 550 (pBT) is required for all applicants, although some graduate programs may require higher minimum scores ranging up to 96/243/590. TOEFL may be waived if an international applicant has completed the equivalent of DePaul's English 103 and 104 with a grade of C or better at an accredited institution in the US; received a 500 or higher on the Verbal portion of the SAT or an 18 or higher on the English and 20 or higher on the Reading portions of the ACT. Conditional Admission may be granted to undergraduate and certain graduate applicants if all requirements for admission are met except proof of English language proficiency. Students offered Conditional Admission begin in DePaul’s English Language Academy.


      ESL:  Yes, learn more at ela.depaul.edu for more information.


      Other Test Required for Admission:
      GMAT: All Kellstadt Graduate School of Business programs
      LSAT: Law Degree (JD) programs
      GRE: Master's programs in biology, management of public services, nursing, psychology; strongly recommended for physics; Doctoral programs in psychology Music & Theatre School programs require an audition, interview, or a portfolio


      Application Deadline:
      Applications are reviewed upon receipt of all required documentation and applicants are notified in writing of the admission decision. Students with international credentials are encouraged to apply as far in advance as possible. The deadline for undergraduate applicants is two months prior to the desired entry term. DePaul is on the quarter system and has four intakes: Fall (September), Winter (January), Spring (April) and Summer (June/July). Graduate programs have individually established deadlines; students should check with the graduate program for which they are applying. Students can apply on paper ($40 application fee) or online ($25 application fee: http://www.depaul.edu/international/admission/admission.html). Students are encouraged to submit the $100 non-refundable tuition deposit within two weeks of receiving an admission decision to confirm their intention to enroll at DePaul.

       

      Study Illinois Institutional Contacts

      International Admission:
      Dino Pruccoli
      Director of International Admission
      DePaul University
      1 East Jackson Boulevard, Suite 9300
      Chicago, Illinois 60604 USA
      Phone: +1-312-362-5620
      FAX: +1-312-362-8521
      email: dpruccol@depaul.edu