Areas of Study

Real Estate Finance & Development

Whenever you’re downtown, do you ever look up at a building and wonder how it got there? How it started and the hoops that were jumped through in order for it to be constructed? If you’re interested in how it all began and the business oversight that goes into managing real estate, then you may want to major in Real Estate Finance and Development.

UTSA’s Real Estate Finance and Development Program

The B.B.A. in Real Estate Finance and Development is grounded on a firm academic foundation along with building strong connections with leaders in the real estate industry. The program allows for multidisciplinary and specialized real estate training and will emphasize industry engagement and applied activities. The coursework involves accounting, management and finance tailored specifically to real estate. After graduating, you will be able to explore career opportunities in areas like financial analysis, market analysis, mortgage banking, real estate development and real estate investment.

What You’ll Learn

As a Real Estate Finance & Development major, you’ll have the option of learning a business competency as you work toward completing your degree. These competencies are available through elective courses and aim to develop a greater set of marketable skills for business majors. The competencies available for Real Estate Finance & Development majors are analytics, entrepreneurship, international business, leading change, modeling and risk management.

Career Resources

UTSA’s University Career Center offers several resources to help students identify and develop the global skills necessary to successfully pursue and achieve lifelong career goals.

Marketable Skills

Please note that there are additional admission requirements that need to be met in order to be admitted into this major. View all of UTSA’s specific admission requirements here.


Student Spotlight

Chandler Owen ’19

Real Estate Finance & Development Major

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