Graduate and Adult Admissions

Committed to Helping You Grow

North Park University offers professionals graduate degree programs in business, education, music, nonprofit management, and nursing. Our graduate programs are flexible, affordable and convenient, with many evening and online options. In addition to an expert faculty, we draw on Chicago itself to bring relevant professionals, musicians, executive directors, nurses, and business leaders into our classrooms. North Park graduate classes are small. You’ll connect with your professors and fellow students, building valuable relationships while you continue your journey toward a life of significance and service.

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Explore our graduate and degree completion programs below or search for courses through our online course catalog.

Bachelor’s Degree Completion Programs

Advance your career by completing your undergraduate degree in North Park University’s School of Professional Studies. Conveniently located in Chicago, and with options for evening, weekend, and online courses, we help busy adults earn degrees to advance their careers.

School of Business and Nonprofit Management

We offer four master’s degrees and 10 graduate-level certificates in topics related to for-profit business and nonprofit organizations.

Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

In the School of Professional Studies, we offer a fully online master’s degree in clinical mental health counseling for individuals seeking a career as a culturally competent professional counselor.

School of Education

Whether you’re seeking Illinois state licensure, a special endorsement, principal preparation, or a degree focused on teaching students from diverse cultures and backgrounds, our graduate programs are designed to meet your needs.

School of Music, Art, and Theatre

Earn a master of music degree in vocal performance or a master of music degree in collaborative piano.

School of Nursing and Health Sciences

Prepare to face the challenges of 21st-century healthcare by developing your skills in leadership and management, or in advanced practice nursing. Earn a master’s degree or a post-master’s professional certificate.

North Park Theological Seminary

North Park Theological Seminary welcomes individuals from around the world who are responding to a call to ministry and theological study.

Graduate Tuition

North Park University’s scholarships, financial aid, and tuition are specific to your graduate or degree-completion program. Our financial aid office will work with you to figure out how much it will cost and how to pay your bill through a combination of scholarships, loans, personal contributions, grants, or other sources.

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Contact Graduate Admissions

The Office of Graduate and Adult Admissions is open Monday to Friday during business hours, although you can contact the office to set up an appointment at another time.

If you are a prospective student, interested in a specific school and program, please click “Meet the team” to find the contact information for your admissions counselor.


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