​The combined Bachelor's/Master's degree programs allow students to complete 12 graduate credit hours while still undergraduates. These three graduate level courses will count toward both the undergraduate and graduate degree programs.

To earn the master's degree, the student must earn at least 52 graduate credit hours (13 graduate courses). Twelve hours of graduate credits taken during the undergraduate career may also apply to the graduate degree. Only CDM courses may be taken as part of this program.

In order to apply for the combined degree program, your faculty advisor must send an e-mail recommendation to the Assistant Director of SNL Joint Degree Programs. The recommendation should include your full name, DePaul student ID number, and the bachelor's and master's degrees you wish to combine.

Admissions Criteria

  • Minimum of 6 courses (24 credit hours) completed at DePaul.
  • GPA of 3.3 or higher in courses taken at DePaul.
  • Endorsement of faculty advisor.

The following Computing Digital Media graduate programs have been approved as combined degree options: