Why ODU for Real Estate?

Jumpstart your career with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration focusing on real estate.

Our unique real estate program takes a multi-disciplinary approach to this area of business. Faculty bring real world experience to the classroom. You'll take classes that will help you develop the analytical and professional skills you need for a career in real estate or economic development.

ODU was the first college in Virginia to offer the Urban Land Institute's UrbanPlan Project. UrbanPlan is a realistic, engaging curriculum in which you will learn about housing development in the United States. You will also have the opportunity to meet and interact with real estate professionals. You'll gain exposure to challenging issues, such as:

  • private and public sector roles,
  • complex trade-offs,
  • economics,
  • and population growth challenges.

When you graduate, you will earn a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a major in Real Estate.

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Get Guaranteed Admission at Old Dominion University

We've partnered with the Virginia Community College System and select educational institutions to make transferring easy. The Guaranteed Admission Agreement is intended to ease the transfer process between select institutions and Old Dominion University.

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Best Real Estate Degree Online, 2021

Required Courses

To earn a bachelor's degree from ODU, you must complete at least 30 credit hours with us. This BSBA with real estate major requires 120 credit hours in total.

Talk with an enrollment coordinator to determine how your credits will transfer.

Online Learning Environment

Access course materials online from any location. Many classes don't have a scheduled meeting time, so you can fit class into your personal schedule. The instructor may schedule assignments and exams at specific times. All courses follow ODU's regular academic calendar.

Careers in Real Estate

With a real estate education, you can build a fulfilling career in the industry, including:

  • Appraisal
  • Sales and Leasing
  • Property Management
  • Development
  • Lending
  • Planning & Consulting

Calculating Cost

  • In-state Virginia Residents$374 per credit hour*
  • Out-of-State Students$407 per credit hour

Active duty military students may qualify for a discounted undergraduate tuition rate.

These tuition rates are effective Summer 2022 and subject to change.
* In-state rate assumes residency requirements are met.

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How to Apply

This program is available completely online, which means you can apply to ODU as a freshman.

Already have college credits? Before you apply, our enrollment team can provide a free transfer evaluation to see how your credits will transfer to ODU.

For this online BSBA, you'll need to be accepted to ODU as a degree-seeking student and then apply to this program in the Strome College of Business.

Get Guaranteed Admission to ODU

ODU has partnered with the Virginia Community College System and select educational institutions to make transferring easy. 

Learn more about Guaranteed Admission to ODU.

Meet Your Team

Our dedicated enrollment team will guide your transition to ODUGlobal.

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