Careers: B.S. in Real Estate Studies – Online – at Marylhurst
A real estate studies degree will prepare you to advance and take on leadership roles in various commercial real estate disciplines such as appraisal, finance, marketing or management. Our graduates often pursue careers in property valuation, mortgage finance, investment management, property management, marketing and development/construction. This bachelor’s degree also prepares you for graduate-level work in real estate studies, including Marylhurst’s MBA in Real Estate program.
Business and finance occupations (including within real estate) continue to grow at a faster rate than most industries with an expected growth of 8 percent in the next decade (based on the Bureau of Labor Statistics). Most occupations require a bachelor’s degree in business or real estate, and the average median salary is just over $60,000 a year.
Now accepting students for the fall term. Classes start Sept. 26.
Sample Real Estate Job Titles
Because Marylhurst’s program combines real estate knowledge with strong leadership and human skills, the career field is wide open to our graduates. Here are sample job titles for those holding a B.S. in Real Estate Studies:
- Real estate project manager
- Residential sales associate
- Real estate broker *
- Asset manager *
- Real estate manager *
- Transaction manager
- Valuation associate
- Property manager
- Director of retail leasing
- Brokerage assistant
- Portfolio manager *
Requires additional training, licensing or graduate-level coursework.
Career and Internship Services
As a Marylhurst student, you will have access to our Career and Internship Services team who offer everything from resume help to internship placement. And this service continues beyond your years with Marylhurst, as an alum, you have access to career management and assistance from our hands-on, caring team.
Because most of our faculty are also practitioners in their specialized field, you benefit from their network. Connections and relationships you build during your program will give you a significant advantage in your career field.
Let’s get started.