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Real Estate Schools in New York

497 students earned Real Estate degrees in New York in the 2020-2021 year.

As a degree choice, Real Estate is the 13th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Real Estate Majors in New York

Real Estate majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 337
Bachelor’s Degree 159
Post-Master’s Certificate 1
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 1

Gender Distribution

In New York, a real estate major is more popular with men than with women.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of real estate majors in New York is as follows:

  • Asian: 8.9%
  • Black or African American: 2.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.9%
  • White: 49.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 19.9%
  • Other Races: 10.1%

Jobs for Real Estate Grads in New York

There are 18,030 people in the state and 457,530 people in the nation working in real estate jobs.


Wages for Real Estate Jobs in New York

A typical salary for a real estate grad in the state is $85,190, compared to a typical salary of $61,870 nationwide.


There are 5 colleges in New York that offer real estate degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:

351 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
52,775 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 65% of students receive it. The full-time teacher rate is 99%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 8 to 1.


Baruch College

New York
42 Degrees in Major Awarded
69% Graduation Rate
19,740 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $2,264. Most students complete their degree in 4.43 years. 20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

40 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
21,322 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.14 years. The student loan default rate of 2.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $34,683.

36 Degrees in Major Awarded
83% Graduation Rate
16,364 Total Students

The average student takes 4.06 years to complete their degree at Fordham U. 92% of students get financical aid. 13 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
95% Graduation Rate
23,620 Total Students

This private school has an average net price of $37,042. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $78,779 a year. 93% of the teachers are full time.

Real Estate Careers in NY

Some of the careers real estate majors go into include:

Job Title NY Job Growth NY Median Salary
Real Estate Appraisers 15% $58,960
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association Managers 12% $90,760
Real Estate Sales Agents 8% $99,360
Real Estate Brokers 7% $68,760

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to real estate.

Major Annual Graduates in NY
Business Administration & Management 20,464
Accounting 7,403
Management Sciences & Methods 4,907
Finance & Financial Management 3,295
Business & Commerce 2,265
Marketing 2,226
Specialized Sales 1,745
Hospitality Management 1,586

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