DePaul University Rankings

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In the World#405 of 14178
In North America#164 of 2629
In the United States#141 of 2528
In Illinois#5 of 100
In Chicago#3 of 38
In Sociology#292 of 6,707

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
68%
Avg. cost to attend
$32,022 /y
Aid receiving
98%
Undergraduates
14,214
Graduates
7,850
Male:Female Ratio
46:54
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
depaul.edu

DePaul University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate68%65%71%
Applicants26,89510,57916,316
Admissions18,3486,84411,504
Freshmen enrolled full time2,6221,1351,487
Freshmen enrolled part time541

4,676 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,892 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
SAT/ACT Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White11056 (50%)
Hispanic3718 (17%)
Asian2211 (10%)
Black or African American2082 (9%)
Nonresident Alien1375 (6%)
Two or more races781 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown779 (4%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander34 (0.2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native7 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$32,022/year
Average aid awarded
$24,087
Students receiving aid
98%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$26,173
$30-48K$25,842
$48-75K$28,075
$75-110K$30,877
$110K+$35,041

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$40,551$19,584
Tuition in-state$40,551$19,584
Tuition out-of-state$40,551$19,584
Fee in-district$651$390
Fee in-state$651$390
Fee out-of-state$651$390

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity2,826
Combined charge for room and board$14,736
Room charge$10,428
Meal charge$4,308

DePaul University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Business Administration and Management, General6946012
Accounting247114
General Studies28027
Finance, General25434
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other24432
Computer Science121125
Cinematography and Film & Video Production17047
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse216
Marketing & Marketing Management, General17538
Law211
Psychology, General1931
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General180
Management Science14534
Information Science & Studies24119
Political Science and Government, General99
Data Modeling & Warehousing and Database Administration99
Mass Communication & Media Studies91
English Language and Literature, General6915
Secondary Education and Teaching2650
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other76
Public Administration68
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications4225
Computer and Information Systems Security & Information Assurance1749
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services66
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General64
Auditing63
Sociology5210
Journalism4021
Information Technology57
Speech Communication and Rhetoric4113
Graphic Design52
Elementary Education and Teaching3020
Mathematics, General417
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects3414
Taxation48
Biology & Biological Sciences, General407
Early Childhood Education and Teaching11332
Music Theory and Composition440
Management Information Systems, General44
Business & Managerial Economics40
Special Education and Teaching, General732
History, General2610
Acting278
Educational Leadership and Administration, General323
Hospitality Administration & Management, General2113
Public Policy Analysis, General1617
Computer Systems Analysis & Analyst33
American & U.S. Law & Legal Studies & Jurisprudence32
International Relations and Affairs255
Computer Programming & Programmer, General29
Nursing Practice28
Environmental Science26
Economics, General26
Social Work26
Technical Theatre & Theatre Design and Technology22
Communication and Media Studies, Other20
Actuarial Science145
Music Performance, General19
Creative Writing19
Rhetoric and Composition810
Playwriting and Screenwriting216
Art History, Criticism and Conservation18
Marketing, Other18
Physics, General125
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution17
Non-Profit & Public & Organizational Management17
Philosophy124
Statistics, General16
Real Estate78
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other15
Neuroscience15
Organizational Communication, General15
Medical Informatics15
Public Health, General15
Clinical Psychology105
Women's Studies86
Graphic Communications, General14
Jazz & Jazz Studies77
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching14
Computer Programming, Specific Applications410
Applied Mathematics, General14
Chemistry, General94
Anthropology13
Mathematics Teacher Education13
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General11
Architectural History and Criticism, General11
Reading Teacher Education11
Spanish Language and Literature82
Mathematics and Computer Science10
Music Teacher Education72
Kinesiology and Exercise Science9
Game and Interactive Media Design9
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management9
International and Intercultural Communication8
E-Commerce & Electronic Commerce8
Fine and Studio Arts Management8
International Relations and National Security Studies, Other8
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education8
Curriculum and Instruction62
Geography7
Art Teacher Education25
Information Resources Management7
Industrial and Organizational Psychology43
Bilingual and Multilingual Education7
Community Psychology52
Music, Other6
Urban Studies & Affairs6
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education6
Latin American Studies5
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels32
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies, Other5
Experimental Psychology41
International Law and Legal Studies5
Music Management4
East Asian Studies4
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other4
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies4
Health Communication4
Computer and Information Sciences, General4
Arabic Language and Literature21
American & United States Studies & Civilization3
Criminology3
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies, Other3
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching2
Chinese Studies2
Communication, General2
German Language and Literature11
Design and Visual Communications, General2
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management, General2
Polymer Chemistry2
Computational Mathematics2
Directing and Theatrical Production2
Intercultural & Multicultural and Diversity Studies2
Theatre Literature, History and Criticism1
French Language and Literature1
Religion & Religious Studies1
Italian Language and Literature1
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist1
Chinese Language and Literature1
Grand Total3,5182,605277
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate74%73%74%
  • Full-time retention rate - 85%

Publications & Citations

Publications
14,244
Citations
334,881

Publication count by topic

Psychology
2,482
Political science
1,563
Computer science
1,514
Sociology
1,353
Business
1,204
Medicine
924
Mathematics
871
Economics
705
History
413
Biology
366
Philosophy
340
Art
336
Engineering
280
Chemistry
249
Geography
177
Physics
155
Geology
82
Environmental science
57
Materials science
48

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Political science20413,088
Business23932,129
Sociology27922,334
Psychology318107,579
Economics37421,357
Computer science50146,670
History502502
Philosophy545455
Mathematics81313,450
Art94898
Engineering10585,071
Medicine108919,568
Physics11436,152
Geology11521,700
Geography13021,135
Biology151612,150
Environmental science2017856
Chemistry26092,511
Materials science3174604

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199070483
199182560
199293615
1993107765
199496831
1995161860
19961721036
19971861206
19981981619
19992131666
20002182300
20012432505
20022853453
20032774477
20042895027
20053456107
20063387206
20073629132
200842610599
200950512931
201047214342
201157016701
201257419318
201364621536
2014104822833
2015186324348
201672122939
201752222172
201850118944
201949922591
202049223985

General info

Alternative namesDPU
Founded1898
WikipediaDePaul University
MottoViam sapientiae monstrabo tibi
I will show you the way of wisdom
Colorsroyal blue, scarlet
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - December; January-March; March-June)
Total FTE staff2,690
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Address1 E Jackson Blvd
Chicago, Illinois, 60604
United States
City population2,722,000
Phone3123628000
Fax+1 (312) 362 8521

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