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Courses for a Degree in Real Estate

In addition to a focus on real estate and core business courses, colleges typically require completion of courses and electives in each of the Arts, Math, Natural Sciences, and Social Sciences areas. Below are some sample courses:

Real Estate Courses:

  • The Real Estate Process
  • Real Estate Law
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Valuation of Real Estate
  • Urban and Regional Economics
  • Residential Real Estate Development
  • Commercial Real Estate Development
  • Real Estate Investment Analysis and Presentation
  • Community Economic Analysis
  • Green/Sustainable Development
  • Investment Theory
  • Housing and Urban Design
  • Open Space Planning and Design
  • Survey of Landscape Architecture Design
  • Analysis of the Physical Environment
  • Assessment of Environmental Impact
  • Site Planning
  • General Soil Science
  • Structural Analysis
  • Architecture Styles

Core Business Courses:

  • Business Statistics
  • Finance
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Managerial Economics
  • Management Science / Operational Management
  • Marketing
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Business Law

General Curriculum Requirements

  • Arts Courses: Art, History, Languages, Literature, Music
  • Math Courses: Algebra, Calculus, Computer Science, Logic, Statistics
  • Natural Sciences Courses: Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Physics
  • Social Sciences Courses: Anthropology, Economics, Government, Psychology, Sociology