Drexel's colleges and schools, 1891 - present

| Media Arts and Design | Business | Hospitality and Sports Management | Entrepreneurship | Arts and Sciences | Computing and Informatics |
| Engineering | Medicine | Nursing and Health Professions | Public Health | Fine and Applied Art | Law | Goodwin | Pennoni Honors |
| Biomedical Engineering, Science, and Health Systems | Education | Environmental Science, Engineering, and Policy |

Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts and Design (2005 - present)

  •     2001 - 2005   College of Media Arts and Design
  •     1985 - 2001   Nesbitt College of Design Arts
  •     1974 - 1985   Nesbitt College of Design, Nutrition, Human Behavior, and Home Economics
  •     1945 - 1974   College of Home Economics
  •     1922 - 1945   School of Home Economics
  •     1914 - 1922   School of Domestic Science and Arts
  •     1900 - 1914   Department of Domestic Science, Dept. of Domestic Arts
  •     1894 - 1900   Department of Domestic Science and Arts
  •     1891 - 1894   Department of Domestic Economy

Bennett S. LeBow College of Business (1999 - present)

  •     1974 - 1999   College of Business and Administration
  •     1945 - 1974   College of Business Administration
  •     1922 - 1945   School of Business Administration
  •     1914 - 1922   Secretarial School
  •     1896 - 1914   Department of Commerce and Finance
  •     1891 - 1896   Business Department

Center for Hospitality and Sports Management (2013 - Present)

Charles D. Close School of Entrepreneurship (2013 - Present)

College of Arts and Sciences (1990 - present)

  •     1968 - 1990   College of Science
  •     1970 - 1990   College of Humanities and Social Sciences
  •     1965 - 1970   Humanities and Technology Program

College of Computing and Informatics (2014 - present)

  •     1995 - 2014   College of Information Science and Technology
  •     1985 - 1995   College of Information Studies
  •     1979 - 1985   School of Library and Information Science
  •     1942 - 1979   Graduate School of Library Science
  •     1922 - 1942   School of Library Science
  •     1900 - 1914   Library School
  •     1893 - 1900   Library Department
  •     1892 - 1893   Library and Reading Room

College of Engineering (1945 - 1964, 1968 - present)

  •     1964 - 1968   College of Engineering and Science
  •     1945 - 1964   College of Engineering
  •     1914 - 1945   School of Engineering
  •     1902 - 1914   Department of Science and Technology
  •     1892 - 1902   Scientific Department / Technical Department / Department of Mechanic Arts

College of Medicine (2002 - present)

  •      Previously part of MCP Hahnemann University.  For a history of the MCP Hahnemann University School of Medicine, see
         the Archives and Special Collections on Women in Medicine and Homeopathy.

College of Nursing and Health Professions (2002 - present)

  •      Previously part of MCP Hahnemann University.

DANa and David DoRnsife School of Public Health (2015 - present)

  •     2002 - 2015   School of Public Health
  •     Previously part of MCP Hahnemann University.

Department of Fine and Applied Art (1894 - 1905)*

  •     1905 - 1914   Department of Architecture [survived after closing of Department of Fine and Applied Art]
  •     1892 - 1894   Art Department

Goodwin College of Professional Studies (2001 - present)

  •     1997 - 2001   College of Evening & Professional Studies
  •     1987 - 1993   University College
  •     1965 - 1987   Evening College
  •     1950 - 1965   Evening College and Diploma School
  •     1924 - 1950   Evening Diploma School
  •     1918 - 1924   Evening School
  •     1896 - 1918   Department of Evening Courses
  •     1892 - 1896   Department of Lectures and Evening Classes

Pennoni Honors College (2003 - present)

  •     1991 - 2003   Drexel Honors Program

School of Biomedical Engineering, Science, and Health Systems (1997 - present)

School of Education (1997 - present)

  •     Prior to the establishment of the School of Education, teacher training was offered within various colleges at Drexel.

School of Environmental Science, Engineering, and Policy (1997 - 2002)*

  •     2002 - present   College of Engineering. Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering [moved after closing of school in 2002]
  •     2002 - present   College of Arts and Science. Academic Programs in Environmental Science [moved after closing of school in 2002]
  •     1963 - 1997        Environmental Studies Institute

Thomas R. Kline School of Law (2014 - present)

  •      2013 - 2014   Drexel University School of Law
  •      2008 - 2013   Earle Mack School of Law
  •      2005 - 2008   College of Law

*discontinued schools and departments

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