Urban Real Estate and Development, Minor

This minor, co-sponsored by Real Estate (Wharton) and Urban Studies (Arts and Sciences), is designed to enable students to combine an interest in Urban Studies and Real Estate Development. Students take a total of seven Urban Studies and Real Estate courses, in consultation with the minor advisor.  

Prequisite to taking any Wharton courses: ECON 001 Introduction to Micro Economics and ECON 002 Introductory Economics: Macro. Also, check prerequisites for Wharton courses and fulfill.)

Minor Requirements
Core Courses
Select two of the following URBS Core courses:2
Transformation of Urban America
Urban Law 1
The City
Transformation of Urban America: From the Mid-Twentieth Century to the Present
Select two of the following REAL Core courses:2
Real Estate Law 1
Urban Public Policy & Private Economic Development
Urban Real Estate Economics
Urban Fiscal Policy
Electives
Select 3 course units of URBS and REAL Electives 23
Total Course Units7
1

Take either URBS 204 Urban Law or REAL 204 Real Estate Law, not both.

2

See lists of approved electives on website.


The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2017 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.