A real estate emphasis offers opportunities in fields that foster an entrepreneurial spirit with career options around the globe. The real estate emphasis is for students contemplating a career in real estate investment, property management, mortgage banking, or associated fields. Students selecting the real estate emphasis must be accepted into the BS BA with emphasis in finance and banking.
Students admitted to the Finance and Banking emphasis can earn the real estate emphasis by taking:
- FINANC 4500 - Principles of Real Estate
And two of the following three courses:
- FINANC 4510 – Real Estate Appraisal
- FINANC 4520 – Real Estate Finance and Investment
- FINANC 4530 – Real Estate Portfolio Analysis and REITs
The 9-hour course sequence is part of the required finance and banking coursework.
Aside from classroom activities, students will have many opportunities to network with real estate professionals. By mixing both classroom and experiential learning, our Real Estate emphasis program ensures success.
Students choosing to pursue the additional Real Estate should meet with their academic advisor to declare this emphasis.
Typical Real Estate Careers
Real estate appraiser, broker, property manager or mortgage banker