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Real Estate, B.S.B.A.

Darla Moore School of Business

Study the concepts, principles and methodologies behind real estate analysis and decision making, and learn about market analysis, real estate finance, property appraisal, investment analysis and portfolio management.

This major is a good fit if you are interested in real estate development or management and want to develop a strong background in finance. You will understand the importance and role of real estate in local and national economies and be able to analyze mortgage contracts from the perspective of the borrower, lender and investor.

Program Highlights

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    Award-Winning Faculty

    Learn in and out of the classroom from award-winning faculty members who excel as both teachers and researchers.

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    Plenty of Options

    Find job opportunities after you graduate in a variety of sectors and in every metropolitan area.

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    S.C. Center for Real Estate

    Expand your knowledge through this center, which teaches best practices and facilitates talks about real estate research and topics.

What You’ll Study

You'll earn 122 credit hours of coursework for this degree. In addition to the well-rounded Carolina Core and business core, you'll take a range of real estate courses dealing with topics like urban development, investment fundamentals, portfolio management, market analysis and appraisals. You may also pursue the optional business analytics concentration.

Building Skills

Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.

  • Data Analysis

    Examining and interpreting information to uncover insights and inform decision making

    Customer Service

    Providing assistance and support to customers to ensure satisfaction with a product or service


    Working with others to achieve a common goal or objective

  • Organizational Skills

    Planning, prioritizing and managing tasks and resources to achieve specific objectives

    Attention to Detail

    Being meticulous and thorough in all aspects of a task or project


    Exchanging information and ideas through speaking, writing or other means of expression

Using your degree

Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.

Potential Careers

  • Real Estate Broker
  • Real Estate Sales Agent
  • Appraiser
  • Financial Examiner
  • Lawyer

Workplace Settings

  • Real Estate
  • Banking
  • Law

Advanced Degrees

Advance your career or options with post-graduate education.

The Moore School has given me more opportunities than I could have asked for in college. The incredible professors and students build such a collaborative experience here where you are able to bounce ideas off of each other and learn about each industry and opportunity from different perspectives.

Antoine Kahaleh
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