Real Estate Major

Real Estate Studies is a program that prepares individuals to develop, buy, sell, appraise, and manage real estate.

Real Estate Studies majors and degree programs likely include instruction in land use development policy, real estate law, real estate marketing procedures, agency management, brokerage, property inspection and appraisal, real estate investing, leased and rental properties, commercial real estate, and property management.

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Search for colleges that offer a degree in Real Estate (use the College Search feature and enter " real estate " in the major search field). Read the school’s department pages, they are often loaded with useful and specific information about the field.

What can you do with a major/degree in Real Estate Studies?

With a major/degree in this field, your career options are varied and may depend on your degree level earned.  Opportunities may range from (but are not limited to) acquisition and management of properties, real estate investment, real estate development, sales, and real estate assistant.


Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Real Estate Studies:

Professional associations are groups of professionals dedicated to topics in specific fields. Professional associations provide a wealth of online resources, some of which are geared specifically towards students. These organizations typically also host conferences and events, providing great opportunities for learning and networking across your field of interest.


Publications/Magazines in Real Estate Studies: