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DePaul University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Chicago, IL

Academic Calendar System
Quarter
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Acting
  • Actuarial Science
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
  • Anthropology
  • Arabic Language and Literature
  • Architectural History and Criticism, General
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Astrophysics
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Chinese Studies
  • Cinematography and Film/Video Production
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Communication and Media Studies, Other
  • Communication, General
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services, Other
  • Computer Graphics
  • Computer Programming, Specific Applications
  • Computer Programming/Programmer, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Software and Media Applications, Other
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
  • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
  • Criminology
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • East Asian Studies
  • Economics, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Finance, General
  • Fine and Studio Arts Management
  • French Language and Literature
  • Game and Interactive Media Design
  • General Studies
  • Geographic Information Science and Cartography
  • Geography
  • German Language and Literature
  • Graphic Design
  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • History, General
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Information Science/Studies
  • Information Technology
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • International and Intercultural Communication
  • Islamic Studies
  • Italian Language and Literature
  • Japanese Studies
  • Jazz/Jazz Studies
  • Journalism
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Latin American Studies
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Management Science
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Mathematics, General
  • Music Management
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, Other
  • Neuroscience
  • Organizational Communication, General
  • Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physics, General
  • Playwriting and Screenwriting
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Policy Analysis, General
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
  • Real Estate
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Sports Communication
  • Systems Engineering
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
  • Theatre Literature, History and Criticism
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Communication/journalism, Visual and performing arts
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Engineering, visit https://www.depaul.edu/academics/undergraduate/Pages/combined-degrees.aspx for combined degree programs
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
870
Part-Time Faculty
962
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
39%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 13% of classes
10-19 students: 28% of classes
20-29 students: 35% of classes
30-39 students: 15% of classes
40-49 students: 8% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 11% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 48% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 17% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 8% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 13% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 3% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
1,352,832
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
1500
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Laws, Master of Education, Master of Science in Accounting, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Jurisprudence, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science

Master's Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • Applied Economics
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Business Analytics
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Computer Art and Design
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Systems Security
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Data Science/Data Analytics
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Electronic Commerce
  • Elementary Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Film, Television, and Video Production
  • Finance and Banking
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • Foundations and Philosophy of Education
  • Game Design and Development
  • Health Informatics
  • Health Law
  • Higher Education
  • Hospitality Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Information Science
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • International Business
  • Internet and Interactive Multimedia
  • Law
  • Management Information Systems
  • Management Strategy and Policy
  • Marketing
  • Mathematical and Computational Finance
  • Middle School Education
  • Multilingual and Multicultural Education
  • Physical Education
  • Reading Education
  • Real Estate
  • Risk Management
  • School Psychology
  • Secondary Education
  • Software Engineering
  • Special Education
  • Student Affairs
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Sustainability Management
  • Taxation
  • Theater

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Education, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Business Administration

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • Applied Economics
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Business Analytics
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Computer Art and Design
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Systems Security
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Data Science/Data Analytics
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Electronic Commerce
  • Elementary Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Film, Television, and Video Production
  • Finance and Banking
  • Foreign Languages Education
  • Foundations and Philosophy of Education
  • Game Design and Development
  • Health Informatics
  • Health Law
  • Higher Education
  • Hospitality Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Information Science
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • International Business
  • Internet and Interactive Multimedia
  • Law
  • Management Information Systems
  • Management Strategy and Policy
  • Marketing
  • Mathematical and Computational Finance
  • Middle School Education
  • Multilingual and Multicultural Education
  • Physical Education
  • Reading Education
  • Real Estate
  • Risk Management
  • School Psychology
  • Secondary Education
  • Software Engineering
  • Special Education
  • Student Affairs
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Sustainability Management
  • Taxation

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