Real estate is the largest industry in the world, representing nearly 50 percent of the world’s wealth.

It is a multi-disciplinary profession that coordinates architecture, construction, law, finance, marketing, property management, and urban dynamics. Real estate professionals help find, provide and manage space for people who need a place to work, sleep, shop, eat, and play. The profession offers one of the widest career selections in the business world today.

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Career Opportunities

Appraiser

Architect

Broker

Building inspector

Consultant

Contractor

Developer

Entrepreneur

Escrow officer

Facilities manager

Home inspector

Investment banker

Investment manager

Investor

Land planner

Loan analyst

Loan officer

Mortgage banker

Property manager

Rehabilitator

Surveyor

Title officer

Urban economist

Academic Programs


The real estate concentration prepares you for a career in real estate and related industries. You will learn and understand the development, financing, management, and marketing of land resources. You’ll also learn how these resources are used by developers and real estate financiers.


Undergraduate

Certificates

You may want to earn a certificate when you're looking to expand your program of study without having to add a full concentration. You may choose our real estate practices certificate or other business certificates to supplement your major and make you more marketable.