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Welcome to the School of Graduate and Professional Studies at Chicago State University! We invite you to explore how a graduate education at CSU can revitalize you as you embark on a new phase of academic pursuits. We deliver Graduate programs and services that enrich student success and help in contributing to build a great community.  With small class size, each program offers instruction from experienced and accomplished faculty who will help you foster your career by providing a better understanding of the larger ethical and practical contexts of the workplace. Explore the programs that interest you and if you need further information or if you want to visit the campus, do not hesitate to contact us.  International Students can e-mail us if their time zone makes it difficult to call by phone. Join us in our commitment and compassion to shape the possibilities for tomorrow. 

Devi Prasad V. Potluri, Ph.D., Interim Dean

School of Graduate and Professional Studies.



University Accreditation   

Chicago State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, Illinois 60604-1411). This independent corporation was founded in 1895 and is recognized by the US Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation.  

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Financing Graduate Education
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School of of Graduate & Professional Studies, ADM 200 Cook Administration Building