UGA Specific Information for Housing Management and Policy

The Housing Management and Policy major is a flexible degree program that blends social and behavioral sciences, public policy, planning, management and economics. Students can tailor their coursework to several different pathways for ranging from jobs in residential real estate, private and public sector housing data analytics, community development and local and federal housing-related public policy positions.

The major offers several potential career pathways in Residential Property Management, Housing Market Data Analytics, and Community Development.



Class of 2022 Career Outcomes for Housing Management and Policy*

** Includes Self-Employed


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Additional UGA Career Center Recommendations/Considerations

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UGA Mentor Program- Networking with your Bulldog family can help you get ahead in life and career, but where do you even start? The UGA Mentor Program narrows down the world of possibilities to meaningful connections. The program connects students to alumni mentors for personal and professional development 

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Employers/Position Title Reported by Class of 2022 Housing Management and Policy majors

The information below represents employers and position titles from the Class of 2022 Career Outcomes Survey. To view historical Career Outcomes for this major, click here and select "Historical Data" from the navigation menu.

Employer Position Title(s)
Cortland Partners Talent Development Specialist
Greystar Leasing Professional
Keller Williams Realty Realtor
KNK Jumpstart Associate Sales
Landmark Properties Resident Services Manager
New Western Real Estate Investment Agent
RangeWater Real Estate Marketing Representative
Revere Construction & Roofing Construction Superintendent
RH Community Builders Project Coordinator
Riverwoodproperties LLC Commercial Property Manager
Trimont Real Estate Advisors Financial Analyst
Trinitas Ventures Leasing and Marketing Manager
USMC 2nd Lieutenant
* denotes no responses received.

*Source: Areas above marked with an Asterisk (*) have been created utilizing data taken from the UGA Career Outcomes Survey. The "Employers Hiring...," "Job Titles of...," "Career Outcomes for...," and "Graduate/Professional Schools and Programs..." information listed above represent UGA Class of 2022 Graduates. The lists are not exhaustive and therefore do not represent all potential career options. Click here for more detailed Career Outcomes information regarding this major.

Possible Employers Who May Hire UGA Housing Management and Policy Majors

Beazer Homes USA Inc. | Georgia General Assembly | Global State Investment Group | Landmark Properties Inc. | New Western Acquisitions | Priority Payment Systems | PulteGroup Inc. | Scott Properties of The Midlands, LLC | SG Financial Advisors | Southern Company | United States Army National Guard

Possible Job Titles for UGA Housing Management and Policy Majors

Analyst | Assistant Builder | Financial Planning Associate | Leasing Agent | Operations Manager | Sales Agent | Sales Associate | Sales Trainee | Senate Aide | Support Specialist | Unit Manager

Graduate/Professional Schools attended by Class of 2022 Housing Management and Policy majors

The information below represents graduate/professional schools and programs reported through the Class of 2022 Career Outcomes Survey. To view historical Career Outcomes for this major, click here and select "Historical Data" from the navigation menu.

Graduate School Program(s)
University of Georgia Finan Plan Hous And Cons Econ, Master's
University of Georgia Financial Planning, MA
* denotes no responses received.