The UTSA College of Business Real Estate Finance and Development Program (REFD) was established to meet the needs of the real estate community. Through a comprehensive academic and professionally-integrated program, students are prepared for exciting careers managing businesses associated with real estate and the planning, financing, developing and construction of building projects. The college partners with industry leaders to ensure that the program’s academic, outreach and professional development components are well positioned to meet the challenges of this complex business environment.
The college offers a bachelor’s degree in real estate finance and development and a master’s degree in finance with a concentration in real estate finance.
With over 6,700 students, the UTSA College of Business is one of the 40 largest business school in the nation and offers a comprehensive curriculum at the undergraduate, master’s and doctoral level that expands the boundaries of a traditional business education.
Nationally ranked and recognized, the College of Business was named one of the Top 5 undergraduate business programs in Texas by Bloomberg Businessweek. At the graduate level, the college was ranked the No. 10 graduate business school in the nation for Hispanics by Hispanic Business.
The College of Business is accredited by AACSB International, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. This accreditation addresses curriculum issues, credentials of professors, student to teacher ratio issues and educational resources.