Degree Programs

Our real estate major focuses on the management perspective of real estate and real life experiences. The major provides you with the skill set and knowledge required for excelling in the increasingly competitive real estate landscape.  An understanding of real estate fundamentals, and the capacity to maintain this knowledge base in a changing commercial environment, is a featured emphasis, as is the ability to critically examine real estate financial information from diverse and conflicting sources. As a graduate from the real estate program, you’ll leave with an understanding of the economic and environmental impact of real estate and seek a position in the expanding real estate job market throughout the world.

We also offer a minor in real estate.  Through an integrative, professionally-oriented curriculum focusing on a wide range of issues and methods integral to the real estate industry, the objective is to provide students with the knowledge and skills required to compete successfully in the real estate industry while contributing to the well-being of the community and the professional advancement of the industry. The program focuses on providing the analytical framework necessary for making informed decisions regarding real estate investment, financing, development, valuation, and real estate security analysis

Required Courses

RES 431 Real Estate Principles
RES 442 Real Estate Development
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RES 462 Real Estate Finance and Investment

Two major electives chosen from the following:

RES 400 Special Topics in Real Estate
RES 442 Real Estate Development
RES 443 Real Estate Capital Markets
RES 462 Real Estate Finance and Investment