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HBCUs for Real Estate Degrees?

Hi all! Does anyone know if there are HBCUs that offer specialized programs in real estate or have a track record with alumni in the real estate industry? I want to blend my heritage with my career ambitions, and any pointers would be awesome!

7 months ago

Hey there! That's a fantastic way to combine your cultural heritage and professional goals. Several HBCUs offer programs that can lead you into a career in real estate.

For example, Howard University offers a B.B.A. with a concentration in Real Estate, providing a strong foundation in business with a specific focus on real estate principles. Another HBCU, Morehouse College, renowned for its business program, has alumni who have gone on to succeed in the real estate sector, although the college does not have a dedicated real estate program. Additionally, while not exclusively focused on real estate, Spelman College's economics program can provide the necessary skills for a career in real estate or urban economics.

To go a step further, explore the college's partnerships with businesses and alumni networks; often, the strength of a college's alumni network can be instrumental in building industry connections. I'd recommend visiting each school's website or contacting their business departments directly for the most current information about their offerings. Best of luck with your search and future endeavors!

7 months ago

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