Real Estate, BS

The real estate concentration consists of one required course (REAL 2090: Real Estate Investment: Analysis and Financing) and three electives. While the required course focuses on real estate finance, the electives allow students to explore a variety of issues related to real estate. These include real estate development, the legal aspects of real estate investment and financing, and the relationship between government policy and real estate development.

Real Estate Concentration

REAL/FNCE 2090Real Estate Investment: Analysis and Financing 11
Select three course units from the following:3
Real Estate Law
Global Real Estate: Risk, Politics and Culture
Housing Markets
Urban Real Estate Economics
Urban Fiscal Policy
International Housing Comparisons
Advanced Real Estate Investment and Analysis
Independent Study
Real Estate Development 2
Real Estate Disruptions
International Real Estate Comparisons
Real Estate Entrepreneurship
Other Wharton Requirements33
Total Course Units37

If the student pursues concentrations in both Finance and Real Estate and elects to use REAL 2090/FNCE 2090 towards their Finance concentration, the student must then complete an additional REAL elective (in place of REAL 2090) from the approved concentration courses to complete the Real Estate concentration requirements.


Faculty permission required.

Other Wharton Requirements

First-Year Foundations
BEPP 1000Introductory Economics for Business Students 11
MATH 1400Calculus, Part I1
or MATH 1100 Calculus for Wharton Students
Critical Writing Seminar1
Business Breadth (non-concentration courses)3
Leadership Journey
WH 1010Business and You0.5
WH 2010Business Communication for Impact0.5
MGMT 3010Teamwork and Interpersonal Influence0.5
Capstone Course/Project0.5
ACCT 1010Accounting and Financial Reporting1
ACCT 1020Strategic Cost Analysis1
BEPP 2500Managerial Economics1
FNCE 1000Corporate Finance1
FNCE 1010Monetary Economics and the Global Economy1
LGST 1000Ethics and Social Responsibility1
or LGST 1010 Law and Social Values
MKTG 1010Introduction to Marketing1
OIDD 1010An Introduction to Operations, Information and Decisions1
STAT 1010Introductory Business Statistics1
STAT 1020Introductory Business Statistics1
Global Economy, Business & Society
One course unit required1
Technology, Innovation & Analytics
One course unit required1
Liberal Arts & Sciences
Foreign Language1
Second semester-level course or equivalent required1
At least one course unit required1
Natural Science, Math & Engineering
At least one course unit required1
Social Science
At least one course unit required1
Cross-Cultural Perspectives
Three course units required 23
Unrestricted Electives
Five course units required5
Total Course Units33

For students who take ECON 0100 Introduction to Micro Economics and ECON 0200 Introductory Economics: Macro in place of BEPP 1000 Introductory Economics for Business Students of these courses can be slotted for BEPP 1000 on the worksheet. The second course may be used to fulfill a General Education Distribution or Unrestricted Elective requirement.


Two can double-count as Humanities; Natural Science, Math & Engineering; Social Science; or Flex Gen Ed.

The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2023 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.