Graduate Real Estate Program


Creating Great Cities: Learn by Doing

UH Bauer Graduate Real Estate Certificate Program
The Nationally Prominent Practice Based Real Estate Degree Program

The UH Bauer Graduate Real Estate Certificate degree program offers a solid foundation in real estate fundamentals, however, its unique value is the focus on mastering the  professional practice of real estate. Through engagement in the real estate community and working on field based projects, students gain the expertise and experience of real estate as a professional practice. Graduates are “job ready” and have the career opportunities that come with a personal network of colleagues in the real estate industry.


UH Bauer MBA and MS Finance Degrees

UH Bauer MBA-Nationally ranked for excellence-US News and World Report, Business Week, Princeton Review

Real Estate Certificate

Comprehensive real estate education: 18 credit hours of quality course work.

Executive Advisory Board

Houston real estate community leaders partnered with UH Bauer to initiate the program, funded its start-up, directed its development, and are committed to its success for students.

Jonathan Brinsden
Jonathan Brinsden

Chair, Executive Advisory Board
CEO, Midway


Real Estate Professional Organizations

Partnership agreements with Houston’s real estate professional organizations support students with the opportunity to learn the specialties of each real estate sector – office, industrial,  residential, commercial and corporate, as well as the professions—brokerage, development, appraisal, construction and related.

Houston: Real Estate Laboratory

Houston’s real estate market place offers a unique laboratory for learning the professional skills necessary to be competitive in a highly active market with limited regulation.

Faculty of Real Estate Professionals

Market tested real estate professionals bring their depth of experience into the classroom as adjunct professors, guest lecturers, mentors and internship supervisors.

Will Holder

President - Trendmaker Homes
Adjunct Professor, Residential Community Development and Homebuilding Fundamentals


Learn by Doing

Practice based education is built through use of case study methodology, professional internships, participation in interdisciplinary teams for case study competitions and field based projects as consulting opportunities.

Real Estate Club

Real Estate Club activities provide students with great opportunities for project “seminars” in the field, panel discussions by real estate professionals, participation in social events and leadership development.

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