Department of Insurance, Legal Studies and Real Estate

The Department of Insurance, Legal Studies and Real Estate offers high-quality undergraduate and graduate degrees in Real Estate and Risk Management and Insurance and a certificate in Legal Studies. The top-ranked programs prepare students to evaluate sources of risk, learn about legal topics in the competitive business world, and become leaders in the ever-evolving real estate industry.

Insurance, Legal Studies and Real Estate Programs

Law is the very bedrock of business, and the Legal Studies Certificate helps you build a strong foundation for a successful career. Through an extensive and accessible catalog of graduate and undergraduate courses, Legal Studies curriculum prepares you for professional life by emphasizing and illuminating a variety of topics you will encounter in the competitive world of business, including legal institutions, dispute resolution, and regulatory and substantive law.

The top-ranked Risk Management and Insurance Program can equip you for a rewarding career in an essential industry. Emphasizing the importance of career placement, the program’s graduates accept jobs as adjusters, underwriters, brokers, agents, actuaries, analysts, and financial planners at companies throughout the Southeast, nationally and internationally.

Continually ranked in the nation’s top 5 such programs by U.S. News & World Report, the Real Estate Program combines a rigorous and relevant academic curriculum with world-class internship and career opportunities.