Real Estate Development Major

Real Estate Development is a program that prepares individuals to create and redevelop housing, offices, retail centers, and industrial sites.

Real Estate Development majors and degree programs likely include instruction in architectural design and construction, historic preservation, landscape architecture, urban planning and design, business, real estate and land use law, public policy, and engineering.

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Search for colleges that offer a degree in Real Estate Development (use the College Search feature and enter " Real Estate Development " 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 Architecture?  Learn more on the Careers/Jobs/Internships in Architecture Page.

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

A degree in this area may provide opportunity for a real estate development major have a career of creating new buildings and rebuilding existing structures.  As an example, find undeveloped or improperly developed property and convert it into something new and useful.

Trade Associations and Professional Organizations in Real Estate Development:

Professional associations are groups of specialists dedicated to topics in particular 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 Development: