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Majors & Minors

The undergraduate program provides a strong foundation for students to pursue a successful career in real estate. The real estate program reaches across academic boundaries to provide a truly interdisciplinary degree housed within the prestigious Driehaus College of Business.

Real Estate Bachelor of Science in Business (BSB)

Real Estate Minor

The undergraduate division of the Department of Real Estate provides a curriculum which enables all students in the Driehaus College of Business to work and excel in the real estate community at the local and national levels, and to adapt to future changes in the industry.

Combined Bachelor’s + Master’s Degree in Real Estate

Save time and tuition dollars by enrolling in the combined bachelor’s + master’s degree program in Real Estate. This accelerated dual degree program is available to DePaul undergraduate students regardless of their college of study or major. Learn more about combined degrees.

Employment in Real Estate

Employment opportunities exist across the spectrum: ownership, brokerage, appraisal, design, insurance, inspection, leasing, management and construction to name a few. Property sectors include office, industrial, multi-family, retail, and hospitality and entertainment. Expanding the definition of real estate to consider the financial services side of real estate yields an additional list of career opportunities (mortgage lenders, mortgage brokers, underwriters, services, researchers and others). To find out more about career planning and mentoring please contact Steve Bell at (312) 362-5920 or

The Real Estate Center

The Real Estate Center assists students in finding employment in many of these diverse areas and industries in the associated supporting professions.

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