Welcome to the Driehaus College of Business at DePaul University. Established in 1912, the Driehaus College of Business is the nation's tenth oldest business school. In February 2012, Commerce alumnus and Life Trustee Richard H. Driehaus made the largest gift in DePaul history to support faculty excellence in graduate and undergraduate business programs. In recognition of Mr. Driehaus' $30 million commitment, generosity, and vision, the University renamed the College in his honor as part of its centennial celebrations. The Charles H. Kellstadt Graduate School of Business was established in 1948 and is noted for its innovative programs for full-time and part-time graduate students.
The college is accredited by AACSB International, The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, a distinction held by a limited percentage of business schools around the world. We are also a member of the European Foundation for Management Development.Our part-time MBA program is the third largest in the country among those accredited by AACSB International. The Kellstadt Graduate School of Business continues to be highly respected according to U.S. News & World Report's annual ranking of part-time MBA programs. Bloomberg BusinessWeek's 2012 rankings gave the college an A+ for teaching quality. Our outstanding faculty represents a diverse blend of leading scholars and distinguished business professionals.