De Paul University

United States of America

1221st US-News World Ranking

Established in 1898, the DePaul University is a private university located in Chicago, Illinois. The university has five campuses around Chicago, out of which the two main campuses are near the Loop and Lincoln Park, located in downtown Chicago. The university cements the student connection to their collegiate home through “Explore Chicago” and “Discover Chicago” courses that are part of DePaul’s first-year curriculum.

University offers nearly 300 undergraduate programs and graduate programs and strongly believes in the quality of education. The Lincoln Park Campus comprises of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, Science and Health, Education, School of Music and the Theatre School. The Loop Campus has the Colleges of Communication, Computing and Digital Media, Law as well as the School of Public Service and the School of New Learning.

The total student population at the university is over 23,500 students of which more than 15,900 are enrolled in the undergraduate courses. The student faculty ratio at DePaul University is 15:1 and the acceptance rate is 72%.

US News & World Report has recognized DePaul as one of the top schools in the nation for service learning in which community-based volunteer work is utilized as an instructional strategy. The university actively recruits students from low-income and other disadvantaged backgrounds-95% of DePaul students receive financial aid, and nearly one-third of the university students are the first in their families to attend college. 

Notable Alumni: Jack Greenberg (Former CEO, McDonald's Corporation), Martin Jahn (General Director, Volkswagen Group RUS), Jim O'Rourke (Grammy Award-winning producer, composer, musician, sound-artist)

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Duration
Format
Tuition Fees
Deadlines
Standard Test
English

The Actuarial Science concentration caters to career changers as well as students who would like to further their actuarial training. It condenses a comprehensive actuarial curriculum into just two years, with an emphasis on the theory and problem-solving skills that are key to passing actuarial exams, and the computational methods that are sought after in the job market.

Official Transcripts, Essays, letter of Recommenadation, R sum /Curriculum Vitae, Interview, GRE/GMAT Test Scores

Banking, Computer programming, Computer science, Education, Finance, Information analysis, Insurance, Risk management, Sales, Systems analysis

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English

The Applied and Computational Mathematics concentration is intended for students seeking a career as quantitative analysts, computational scientists, or applied mathematicians, or for those planning to continue the study of applied mathematics at the doctoral level.

Official Transcripts, Essays, letter of Recommenadation, R sum /Curriculum Vitae, Interview, GRE/GMAT Test Scores

Banking, Computer programming, Computer science, Education, Finance, Information analysis, Insurance, Risk management, Sales, Systems analysis

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English

DePaul's Bachelor of Arts in Animation program emphasizes the art of animation, creativity, and critical thinking -- while encouraging experimentation in form, content and medium -- within a broad Liberal Arts context.

Official Transcripts, Final Transcripts/Proof of Degree Completion, Test Scores: 80 on the IBT TOEFL with no subsection lower than 17 ,6.5 on the IELTS, SAT minimum evidence based reading and writing score of 550, ACT minimum reading score of 18 and English score of 20, PTE minimum English academic score of 53, Financial Documentation.

3-D modeling, Character animation, Composition, Game design, Filmmaking, Motion graphics, Storyboarding, Visual effects

1st Feb

English

DePaul's Bachelor of Arts in Animation program emphasizes the art of animation, creativity, and critical thinking -- while encouraging experimentation in form, content and medium -- within a broad Liberal Arts context.

Official Transcripts, Final Transcripts/Proof of Degree Completion, Test Scores: 80 on the IBT TOEFL with no subsection lower than 17 ,6.5 on the IELTS, SAT minimum evidence based reading and writing score of 550, ACT minimum reading score of 18 and English score of 20, PTE minimum English academic score of 53, Financial Documentation.

3-D modeling, Character animation, Composition, Game design, Filmmaking, Motion graphics, Storyboarding, Visual effects

1st Feb

English

The Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry program will provide you with the fundamentals of chemical theory and practice through scientific investigation, laboratory experience and research opportunities.

Official Transcripts, Final Transcripts/Proof of Degree Completion, Test Scores: 80 on the IBT TOEFL with no subsection lower than 17 ,6.5 on the IELTS, SAT minimum evidence based reading and writing score of 550, ACT minimum reading score of 18 and English score of 20, PTE minimum English academic score of 53, Financial Documentation.

Biochemical analysis and testing, Education, Environmental remediation, Forensics, Industrial health and safety administration, Medical school, Patent law, Pharmaceutical sales, Research

1st Feb

a) Common Application

b) Official high school transcript and High school diploma or its equivalent at the time of enrollment.

c) Letters of recommendation

d) Official SAT/ACT scores

e) Typical SAT scores: Math (490-610), Critical reading (520-620), ACT Composite (22-28)

f) Average GPA 3.56

Requirements vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific requirements.

g) TOEFL/IELTS scores if the applicant’s native language is not English.

h) TOEFL: ?IBT-60, ?IELTS: 6.0 overall score, PTE Academic: 42 on the English Academic Section

i) Acceptance rate: 72% (2015)

 

Fees

Undergraduate: USD 39,370

Fees vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living is USD17,100 approx.

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities.

Undergraduate: February 1

Graduate: Deadlines vary for each program.

Deadlines vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

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Ibrahim Mustafa is a high-school graduate of the IB Diploma program from Raffles World Academy, UAE. He is currently studying undergraduate Business at the City, University of London. Ibrahim had also applied and were accepted to many universities in the US, including, Suffolk, Syracuse, DePaul, and UMass Boston

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University Stats

23110

Students

15405

Undergraduates

7700

Postgraduate

2750

Faculty Strength

4

International Faculty

8

Student Faculty Ratio

70
%

Acceptance Rate

$
39370

Tuition Fees

$
17100

Living Cost

$
1225

Other Fees

3.56

Avg. GPA

85
%

Avg. Percentage

* All cost are in USD