Finance and Real Estate


Finance draws upon concepts from economics, statistics, and mathematics to help investors and managers create value by efficiently allocating capital. In the area of real estate, these decisions revolve around real estate development, valuation, investment, management, and financing.

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  • Finance - BBA
  • Real Estate - BBA
  • Quantitative Finance - MS
  • Real Estate - MS
  • Finance (Business Administration) - PhD


What Will I Learn?

  • Corporate finance
  • Investments
  • Financial institutions and capital markets
  • International finance


Example Courses

  • Money, Finance, and the Modern Consumer
  • Business Finance
  • Investments
  • Money and Capital Markets
  • Portfolio Management and Security Analysis
  • Real Estate Development
  • Real Estate Investment
  • Real Estate Appraisal
  • Financial Modeling
  • Financial Analytics

All Major Courses


Career Opportunities

Firms hiring finance students focus on many issues including managerial finance, banking, investment, brokerage, international money markets, insurance, personal financial planning, and mortgage activities.

Firms hiring real estate students focus on topics such as environmental consulting, property tax, investment consulting, property development and management, property financing, mortgage banking, appraisal and valuation, site location analysis, and syndication. 



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* Texas median earnings, according to SeekUT (2017)


The business field of study components changed effective Fall 2020. Please check with your advisor if you have questions about which catalog year is more appropriate for you.

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