Real Estate Center


With the most comprehensive array of real estate courses available in  Chicago, The Department of Real Estate at DePaul University is the  premier place for professional real estate education in the Midwest.  

  • The Kellstadt Graduate School of Business was ranked No. 3 in the  Crain's Chicago Business MBA rankings. Alumni ranked it No. 1 in real  estate and recruiters scored it best at real estate.
  • The department is part of the prestigious Driehaus College of  Business, ranked in the top 25 in the nation for entrepreneurship by the  Princeton Review in 2014.
  • DePaul's business school is ranked sixth in the Excellent Business  School category among U.S. institutions based on an international survey  of 1,000 business school deans conducted in 2014 by Universal, a  Paris-based education consulting organization. 

The Department of Real Estate serves as the productive home for  Chicago's real estate community and an active network of students and  alumni, public institutions, private real estate firms, scholars and  executives-in residence.  The department, through the Real Estate Center at DePaul, provides traditional academic programs, and high-profile conferences specific for the real estate community.