Real Estate - Bachelor of Science in Business

This major teaches theoretical and practical aspects of real estate, including development, investment, financing, and management. The general objectives are to teach the principles of real estate, to explain unique aspects of real estate as an asset class for ownership and investment, and to prepare you for future responsibilities in real estate.

Required Courses
BLS 443Property Law3
FIN 303Financial Principles and Introduction to Modeling with Excel3
FIN 331Real Estate Principles3
FIN 431Real Estate Investments and Finance3
GEO 441Geographic Information Systems3
GEO 451Urban and Regional Planning 13
and 6 hours of Electives from the list below6
Intermediate Financial Management
Principles of Investments and Security Markets
Portfolio Management
Commercial Bank Management
Financial Analysis of Mergers, Buyouts, and Restructuring
Advanced Geographic Information Systems
Urban Geography
Advanced Urban and Regional Planning
Total Credit Hours24

The GEO 1 thematic sequence and the Urban and Regional Analysis Minor are not open to Real Estate majors.

Note: Students also completing the Finance major must take 18 hours of Real Estate coursework which will not apply to the Finance major. FIN 331 and FIN 431 may not be used as FIN electives for the Finance major if pursuing Finance and Real Estate.