The GPP provides you with an opportunity to earn a highly respected degree from a top-ranked University in the US, providing you with a foundation for many exciting career opportunities.
Improve Your English
You will receive comprehensive English instruction from qualified instructors in DePaul’s English Language Academy (ELA) to strengthen your language proficiency and support your academic coursework.
Your personally assigned GPP Student Services Advisor will meet with you regularly to answer your questions and support your transition to American life. Your Advisor will also introduce you to the university’s various clubs and activities that match your interests. With more than 350 student organizations and many other ways to get involved, it’s only a matter of deciding how you want to further enhance your learning experience.
Gain Work Experience
You may apply for internship opportunities after completing the GPP, and Optional Practical Training (OPT) may be an option upon graduation. Chicago is home to several prominent, world-class companies, as well as many small entrepreneurial ventures. One of them could be the perfect place for you to gain valuable work experience.
Graduate on Time
Enrollment in the GPP will provide you with the support you need to graduate on time, especially if you enroll in courses for the summer term.