The PhD in Real Estate emphasizes intensive training in real estate, economics, econometrics, and finance with the goal of producing research-oriented PhD graduates, while at the same time providing a comprehensive teaching experience.

Point of Pride


Home to one of the largest Real Estate PhD programs in the nation, the real estate doctoral program has a strong record of placing professors and chairholders at a number of universities.


  1. Math courses
    MATH 2200: Analytic Geometry and Calculus
    MATH 2210: Integral Calculus

Typical Course Sequence

  Fall Spring Summer
Year 1
Year 2
  • REAL 9000 Doctoral Research
  • Preliminary Exams
Year 3 & 4