BSBA in Real Estate

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) degree program in Real Estate is a 120-credit program designed for students who want to learn all of the fundamentals of the real estate business, from land ownership to the appraisal process.

What You Will Learn in the BSBA in Real Estate Program

Our BSBA in Real Estate degree focuses on developing knowledge of:

  • Real estate investments
  • Urban land economics
  • Real estate law
  • Appraising
  • Finance
  • Taxes
  • Management
  • Sales
  • Accounting

All students pursuing a BSBA in Real Estate must complete a capstone requirement, Strategic Management, which integrates content across the degree program and validates the students' knowledge. 

BSBA in Real Estate Credit Distribution

Subject Category Credits
I. General Education Requirements 60
A. Intellectual and Practical Skills 15
  • English Composition I (ENC-101)
(3)
  • English Composition II (ENC-102)
(3)
  • College Algebra or Quantitative Analysis
(3)
  • Managerial Communication
(3)
  • Electives in Intellectual and Practical Skills
(3)
B. Human Cultures and the Physical and Natural World 18
  • Macroeconomics (ECO-111)
(3)
  • Microeconomics (ECO-112)
(3)
  • Statistics (STA-201)
(3)
  • Humanities, Social Science, Natural Science or Interdisciplinary Electives
(9)
C. Personal and Social Responsibility 9
  • Diversity/Global Literacy
(3)
  • Responsible Ethical Leadership
(3)
  • Ethics or Diversity Elective
(3)
D. General Education Electives 18
II. Professional Business Requirements 54
A. Business Core 27
  • Business Law
(3)
  • Computer Concepts and Applications/Introduction to Computers/CIS
(3)
  • Principles of Financial Accounting
(3)
  • Principles of Managerial Accounting
(3)
  • Principles of Finance
(3)
  • Introduction to Marketing
(3)
  • Business in Society or International Management
(3)
  • Strategic Management
(3)
  • Principles of Management
(3)
B. Area of Study: BSBA in Real Estate 18
  • Required Subjects
    • Real Estate Principles and Practices
(3)
  • Electives
    • Advanced Real Estate Appraisal
    • Insurance of Real Estate
    • Land Economics
    • Mortgage Financing
    • Real Estate Appraisal: Residential Property
    • Real Estate Brokerage and Management
    • Real Estate Law
    • Real Estate Property Management
    • Real Estate Valuation
    • Real Estate Valuation and Appraisal: Commercial Property
    • Real Estate Taxation
    • Title Searching
    • Urban Development
    • Urban Planning
(15)
C. Business Electives 9
III. Free Electives 6
Total 120

  • Required Course: Real Estate Principles and Practices
  • How Students Earn Credit in the Area of Study: Credits in this area of study may be completed through Prior Learning Assessment (PLA), examinations or courses from other colleges.

Note 1: This list of subjects is offered as a guide. Other subjects may also be considered appropriate for this major area of study.

Note 2:  Subjects listed can either be courses transferred from other colleges/universities or credits earned through Prior Learning Assessment (see College Catalog for more information on PLA).

IT IS STRONGLY RECOMMENDED THAT ALL BSBA STUDENTS, REGARDLESS OF AREA OF STUDY, INCLUDE A BUSINESS ETHICS SUBJECT AS PART OF THE GENERAL EDUCATION OR FREE ELECTIVES COMPONENT OF THEIR DEGREE.