DEPAUL UNIVERSITY

College of Computing and Digital Media

USD 10,000 - USD 48,722 loan size
up to 20 years loan term

Courses supported

MS in Computer Science
MS in Information Systems
MS in Cybersecurity(On-Campus)
MS in Artificial Intelligence
MS in Game Programming
MS in Business Information Technology
MS in Software Engineering
MS in Data Science
MS in Human Computer Interaction
MS in Health Informatics
MS in Network Engineering and Security
MS in Product Innovation & Computing

DePaul is one of the most prestigious universities located in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Founded in 1898, DePaul has burgeoned as the largest Catholic university in the US offering a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs. The University takes pride in its faculty of scholars, professionals, and experts who are devoted to teaching and mentorship.

The striking list of DePaul alumni include some of the accomplished business leaders, prominent politicians, artists, and successful entrepreneurs. Some noteworthy names among them are former Chicago mayor Richard M. Daley, entrepreneur Sara Paretsky and actor Gillian Anderson.

What can you study at DePaul University?

DePaul University offers indigenous academic programs that lay emphasis on a practical and career-oriented approach. The faculty is dedicated to teaching with their experts in their respective fields. The university's focus on experiential learning facilitates humongous opportunities to students seeking co-op programs, internships, and research projects and allows them to apply and shape their knowledge in a real-world environment.

Here’s a list of courses offered by DePaul University in undergraduate and graduate curriculum:

Undergraduate Courses at DPU

The university offers over 300 undergraduate and graduate programs designed with real-world learning settings. If you are seeking academic credentials from DPU without being physically present at the university, the online courses have got your back. Here are the some of the undergraduate courses:

  • Accountancy
  • Art, Media, and Design (BA)
  • American Studies
  • Acting
  • Business Administration (BAPS)
  • Communication and Media
  • Comedy Arts
  • Cybersecurity
  • Data Science (CDM)
  • Economic Data Analytics
  • English
  • French
  • Game Designing
  • Finance
  • History
  • Health Sciences
  • Journalism
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Real Estate
  • Spanish
  • User Experience Design
  • Writing and Rhetoric

How to get admission to DePaul University?

Getting into DePaul University for a desired programme is not as challenging as it may seem considering its rankings. All you need to do is make sure your academic qualifications match the requirements set by the university, such as GPA, English Language Proficiency, and others. While the requirements vary as you explore a specific programme, here is the basic eligibility criteria to get into DPU:

Admission Requirements

  • Transcripts
  • Minimum GPA of 3-3.7
  • English language proficiency scores (score requirements vary depending on the program)
  • Letters of Recommendation (maximum 3)
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume
  • GRE or GMAT score (whichever is applicable)

International applicants who wish to apply for a programme at DePaul University must meet the minimum English Proficiency Test (ELP) scores that are given below.

TOEFL: 80 for the IBT (subsection scores should not be lower than 17) IELTS: 6.5 Duolingo English Test: 110 SAT: 540 (minimum evidence based reading and writing score) ACT: minimum 18 for reading score and 20 for English PTE: minimum 53 for English academic

For further details, kindly reach out to one of the admission counselors.

DePaul University Cost of Attendance (for 2023/2024)

Tuition Fees: $42,840

Off Campus Housing: approximately $16,000

Estimated Personal Expense: $2,140

Total Direct Cost: $60,771

Personal expenses include books, supplies, travel and transportation.

Chicago campus

City

Chicago, Illinois, United States

City Population

2.7 million

Region

Great Lakes and Midwestern

Climate

Warm and humid during Summers with an average daily temperature 73°F; Snowy and windy during the winter with an average daily temperature 43°F.

Nearest Airport

Chicago Midway (MDW), Chicago O’Hare (ORD) and Grand Rapids (GPR)

Time Zone

Central Daylight Time (CDT)

DePaul University Fast Facts

  • Private, Non-Profit
  • University Enrollment: 23000+
  • Graduate Students: 7930
  • International Students: 1114
  • DePaul University Programs Acceptance Rate: 69%

DePaul University Rankings

  • One of the Best Midwestern Colleges in the U.S. in the Best 384 Colleges 2019 list by The Princeton Review 2019
  • 13th Undergraduate Entrepreneurship Program in the nation by The Princeton Review 2019
  • Best Value Colleges by Forbes 2017
  • Most Innovative Schools in the U.S. News & World Report 2015
  • 20th Graduate School for Game Design by The Princeton Review 2017
  • Outstanding PR Education Program of the Year in PRWeek Awards 2018

DePaul University Placement

With a wide range of enriching programmes, the university also brings enormous placement opportunities for students. The Career Center at the University organizes job and internship fairs every year, calling renowned employers from different swathes of the world to find the talent. The placement fair acts as a perfect opportunity for students to connect with the employers, such as Amazon, JP Morgan Chase, Microsoft, etc. and explore internship or employment opportunities.

Apart from hosting job and internship events, the Career Center is also dedicated to helping students in enhancing their profile just perfectly for the desired role. It helps students with resume and portfolio and interview skills. The center offers services that help students find the route to the right career realm. These services include counselling for career paths, graduate schools and job exploration.

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Last updated: 30 Nov 2023

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