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Curriculum Studies

DePaul University

12 months
668 USD/credit 24048 USD/year
668 USD/credit 24048 USD/year
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The Curriculum Studies (EdS) program from DePaul University gives you the chance to analyze and develop successful and impactful instructional options for your students.


With a thorough understanding of the sociocultural and political context of your environment and knowledge of a variety of approaches, you will be positioned to create learning opportunities for students from preschool to the university level.

The Curriculum Studies Education Specialist program from DePaul University provides advanced study beyond a master’s but does not require a dissertation.

All classes meet in the evenings at the Lincoln Park Campus. The degree program can be completed in two and a half years.

Alumni Network

Your degree connects you to more than 16,000 fellow educators, most of whom live in the Chicago area. The College of Education has a variety of alumni resources, like networking, workshops and continuing professional development unit (CPDU) opportunities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership: Theory and Practice 
  • Curriculum Discourses/Perspectives Over Time
  • Curriculum for Human and Community Development
  • Philosophy of Ethics in Education
  • Culture, Power and Education
  • Human Development and the Educational Process

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • raduate admission application
  • $40 application fee
  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions attended
  • Résumé or curriulum vitae
  • Three letters of recommendation, at least two of which should be from faculty in your master's program
  • A personal statement in which you discuss your interest in further study and articulating an issue or problem of interest or concern
  • Writing sample from a master's-level class
  • GRE scores are required but are not a major influence in admission decisions

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24048 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 668 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    24048 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 668 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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