USC Price School of Public Policy

Real Estate Curriculum

Real Estate Development Curriculum

Required Courses (16 units)

  • Real Estate Fundamentals for Planning and Development (PPD 362) – 4 units
  • History of Planning and Development (PPD 417) – 4 units
  • Advanced Finance and Investment for Planning and Development (PPD 437) – 4 units
  • Introduction to Real Estate Finance and Development (FBE 400x) – 4 units

Electives (11 or 12 units) – select from the following list

  • Comparative Urban Development (PPD 410) – 4 units
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (PPD 420) – 4 units
  • Designing Livable Communities (PPD 425) – 4 units
  • Analyzing Real Estate Markets for Policy, Planning, and Development (PPD 435) – 4 units
  • Local Economic Development (PPD 438) – 4 units
  • Housing and Community Development (PPD 439) – 4 units)
  • Construction Engineering (CE 460) – 3 units
  • Real Estate Law (FBE 427) – 4 units