IPD Certificate Programs

The Institute for Professional Development was formed​ by the College of Computing and Digital Media of DePaul University in 1984 to assist both individuals and businesses in keeping pace with the rapid development of computer technologies. The Institute offers a variety of intensiv​e certificate programs designed for IT professionals who wish to learn new technologies and upgrade their skills in a short amount of time.

Certificate programs are credit-bearing courses of DePaul University and are offered on the university's quarterly schedule, with a new session beginning each fall, winter and spring.​ I​​ndividuals who enroll in the programs become non-degree-seeking students of the university, and enjoy all the rights, privileges and responsibilities afforded to such students.​​

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Office Hours​

Summer hours through September 2nd:
Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm

Office hours beginning September 6th:
Mon-Thu: 12pm-9pm; Fri 12pm-6pm; Sat 9am-4pm

Holiday Closing:
DePaul University will be closed on Monday, September 5th for Labor Day.

243 S. Wabash Ave.​
Chicago, IL 60604
(312) 362-6282