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Combined Degree Program

DePaul Undergraduate Degree/Critical Ethnic Studies (MA)

Critical Ethnic Studies offers a combined program that allows students the opportunity to complete a bachelor's degree in any major while also taking courses that can count towards a master's degree in Critical Ethnic Studies. This program is open to all majors at DePaul University. Students apply in the spring of their junior year. Interested students should contact the  Critical Ethnic Studies (CES) graduate director at​ . ​

During the senior year, admitted students take three graduate-level courses that double-count toward undergraduate and graduate requirements. Students beginning the MA portion of the combined degree program will receive the Double Demon Scholarship which covers 25% of the tuition on the remaining MA courses.

In the senior year students complete:

Two courses from:

Once the student has graduated with their undergraduate degree, they will matriculate into the MA Program. As MA Students, the students take the remaining nine courses toward the MA degree – usually students will take three graduate courses per quarter in order to complete the MA in the one additional year. Students may also wish to take one of these courses during the summer. See MA degree requirements​


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Students interested in applying to the combined bachelor’s + master’s degree program in Critical Ethnic Studies should contact the CES graduate director, Laura Kina,