Roosevelt University

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Fast facts:

  • Roosevelt University is an independent, non-profit, metropolitan university in downtown Chicago, founded in 1945
  • The University is named in honor of and dedicated to preserving the legacy of Franklin D. Roosevelt (32nd President of the United States, 1933-1945). Albert Einstein was on the first advisory board. Today, Roosevelt University is the 4th most ethnically diverse college in the Midwest USA
  • Roosevelt University ensures all its students gain the practical skills and real-world knowledge needed for success. As a Roosevelt student, you are challenged on a daily basis so that when you graduate you will be prepared to make a mark in the world as a leader in your profession
  • Roosevelt University consists of 6 colleges; Business, Arts & Sciences, Education, Performing Arts, Pharmacy and Professional Studies
  • University accreditations; All degree programs are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges & Schools
  • Population: 5,500 students in total, 400 international students from 65 countries and each class consists of about 21 students


  • Undergraduate: Accounting, Finance, Human Resource Management, Marketing, Hospitality & Tourism Management, Actuarial Science, Biochemistry, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, Economics, History, Information Technology, Journalism, Legal Studies, Mathematics, Media Studies, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Early Childhood Education, Education, Paralegal Studies, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Pharmacy, Pre-Veterinary Medicine
  • Postgraduate: MBA or MS (Accounting, Economics, Finance, Hospitality Management, Human Resource Management, Psychology, Information Systems, Management, International Business, Marketing, Public Administration, Real Estate, Entrepreneurship), Computer Science, Biology, Mathematics, Biomedical Sciences, Early Childhood Education, Sociology, MPA(Health Services Management, Government Management, Non-Profit Management)


Tuition Fees:

International Year One $28,120 (2 semesters) – $36,920 (3 semesters)
Direct Entry (Business courses) $28,665 per year
Direct Entry (Non Business courses) $28,119 per year
Pre Masters Program $12,900 (1 semester) – $21,300 (2 semesters)
Masters Business courses $22,000 per year
Masters in Biomedical Sciences $29,810
MA/MPA/MS in the College of Arts & Sciences $17,639 – $18,996

Accommodation & Other Fees:

Room & Board (double occupancy with meal plan) $9,227 per year
Roosevelt Student Insurance $2,803 per year
General Fees per semester $125 Undergraduate, $150 Postgraduate
Living costs $2,200

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