This is the real-world school of business. This is DePaul.
DePaul's Driehaus College of Business and Kellstadt Graduate School of Business are ranked among the top business schools in Chicago and the nation. Learn in a world-class business community from professors who work in it.
The Driehaus College of Business
At DePaul, the city is your classroom. As an undergrad business student, you'll learn from a faculty of distinguished scholars and seasoned professionals who bring up-to-the-minute industry experience to their teaching across a wide range of majors and minors.
Undergraduate Majors & Minors
The Kellstadt Graduate School of Business
The Kellstadt Graduate School of Business is where accomplished and aspiring leaders come to hone their skills to accelerate—or redirect—their careers. This is where you'll develop and deepen your skills and business sense, with a perfect balance of theory and reality, analysis and action.
Real-world Degree Programs
Driehaus offers 10 majors and a variety of minors for undergraduate students
For Graduate Students
Kellstadt offers 14 MBAs; 17 master's degrees and 1 doctoral degree
93% of graduates are employed within six months of graduation or are continuing their education
95% of graduates are employed full-time in a job related to their degree
Business School Enrollment
DePaul business graduates are well-connected to an alumni network of 67,200
Freshman Retention & Graduation Rates
Founded in 1912, the Driehaus College of Business was among the first 10 business colleges in the United States and the first at an American Catholic university. The college is named for DePaul alumnus Richard H. Driehaus in recognition of his longtime partnership with his alma mater and $30 million gift in 2012.
The college's business graduate school and MBA program were introduced in 1948. The school was named the Charles H. Kellstadt Graduate School of Business in 1992 to honor the former CEO and chairman of Sears, Roebuck & Co.
Grounded in our urban, Catholic and Vincentian values, the Driehaus College of Business leverages its Chicago location and innovative faculty and staff to develop socially responsible leaders and managers who are prepared to add immediate value in today’s diverse and globalized environment. Our faculty advance knowledge through a balance of theoretical and applied scholarship that informs business practice and enhances student learning.
Assurance of Learning (AOL)
Assurance of Learning (assessment) helps the Driehaus College of Business maintain accreditation with the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB) and ensure student learning in their courses and programs. Click here to learn more (Campus Connect login required).