DePaul College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

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At DePaul’s College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (LAS), you’ll create a strong foundation from which to think, solve, lead and live.

 
 

Undergraduate Degrees

Choose from more than 28 undergraduate majors offered at our Lincoln Park Campus, located in one of Chicago’s most beautiful and vibrant neighborhoods.

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Graduate Programs

Home to more than 20 dynamic graduate programs and certificates within traditional fields and in blended disciplines, designed and scheduled to meet the needs of working students.

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The city is your classroom

DePaul is located in the heart of Chicago, an exciting urban neighborhood environment with cultural, ethnic and economic diversity that will expand your knowledge—and your mind.

The Grace School of Applied Diplomacy

With 16 concentrations across our bachelor’s and master’s applied diplomacy programs, our new school empowers students to become diplomats in a wide range of industries and develop solutions for the challenges present in today’s complex world. Learn more about these programs:

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Liberal Arts College Enrollment

2,136

Undergraduate
Students

680

Graduate
Students

70

Countries
Represented

20:1

Undergraduate

student-to-faculty ratio
With small class sizes, you get a personalized learning experience.

14:1

Graduate

student-to-faculty ratio
You have exceptional opportunities to get to know your professors.

 

Faculty who are experts in their fields

LAS faculty come from some of the world’s most distinguished institutions. Many are renowned in their field; all bring a commitment to academic excellence and innovation to the classroom.

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Alumni Network

DePaul liberal arts graduates are well-connected to an alumni network of over 27,500.

Success in career and life

Develop creative and critical-thinking skills and an enlightened view of the world that employers value—every year the percentage of LAS graduates working in their chosen field is in the 90s—and will enrich your life.

Experience LAS for yourself

Admission events and campus visits are a great way to get a direct sense of what DePaul’s LAS is all about—meet faculty membe​rs, explore academic opportunities and learn about our unique learning philosophy and environment.

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