General Admission Requirements
Here are the admission requirements for each of our School for New Learning (SNL) graduate programs:
Applied Professional Studies, M.A.
Applied Technology, M.S.
Educating Adults, M.A.
- A completed application, which includes an application essay (included in the online version)
- An application fee of $25.00. Please pay this fee online with the online application. If you would prefer to write a check, checks should be payable to "DePaul University." Be sure to write your name and social security number on the check. You should send in your application fee to the School for New Learning office as soon as possible after submitting the application.
- One official transcript from each institution attended.
Send all application materials to our Department Office:
Graduate Program Admission
School for New Learning
14 E. Jackson Boulevard, Suite 1400
Chicago, Illinois 60604
Applications are reviewed on a revolving basis. Upon review of the application, a member of the Graduate Admission Committee will contact you for a brief interview. The purpose of this interview is to help you decide if the program fits your learning goals.
Learn more about our programs by attending a Graduate Information Session
Information For International Students
about graduate admission information for international students.
For More Information
If you have any questions about the program or the status of your application, please call Sarah Hellstrom, Associate Director of Graduate Programs or the SNL Graduate Program Office at 312-362-5744. You can also contact us: