Career Opportunities

The Bachelor of Science Degree in Real Estate prepares students for careers in real estate finance, asset management, brokerage, urban and real estate development, and housing among many other potential professional career paths.

Students are encouraged to complete an internship or gain work experience during their time at UW, particularly during the summer between their junior and senior year. RE 480: Professional Development Seminar is a required course that allows students to refine their professional projects and prepare them to apply for internships and jobs.

The real estate major can be completed in parallel with other degrees, including in the following fields:

  • Architecture
  • Business
  • Communications
  • Community, Environment and Planning
  • Construction Management
  • Geography
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Law, Societies and Justice
  • Sociology

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In addition, feel free to contact the advisors at any point to discuss your professional plans at

Real Estate Club

The Real Estate Club at the University of Washington provides opportunities for networking, career development, and property tours for students who have an interest in real estate. The club is open to all members of the UW community. For more information, visit the website at and don’t hesitate to get involved.