School of Continuing and Professional Studies (SCPS)

Build your brighter future.
Build your brighter future.

​DePaul’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies (SCPS). Here, you’ll apply your experience, build your knowledge and advance your career in affordable programs designed specifically for adults.

Undergraduate Programs

Complete your undergraduate degree to advance or change your career path. Apply transfer credit from other institutions. Choose from six programs, each designed to meet your unique needs as an adult learner.

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Graduate Programs

Explore unique graduate degrees designed to enhance your skills and advance your goals through authentic experiences—an optimal blend of theory and practice, directly relevant to current and future trends.

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Continuing Education

Choose from a growing array of certificates and other stackable credentials, available through all of DePaul’s colleges, that add weight to your résumé now, advance your career or apply to a degree in the future.

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Designed specifically for you.

You’re an adult, with adult obligations. We understand. That’s why our classes are offered at night and online. SCPS offers a variety of degrees and certificates with a flexible approach shaped by your unique needs as an adult learner.

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of SCPS undergrads are employed or in continuing education


of SCPS undergrads are in jobs related to their degrees


Employment for SCPS graduate student alumni, 60% in new positions

Learn from the best.

SCPS faculty are chosen for their practical, real-world experience. These are distinguished professors and industry professionals who teach relevant skills and knowledge that you can apply at work, right now.

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Join the DePaul family.

As a student here, you’ll connect to a global community that includes more than 201,000 alumni who share a passion for the unique value of a DePaul education.