The new Helms Scholars Program at the College of Charleston School of Business is giving students pursuing a degree in commercial real estate finance a leg up in the industry before they even enter the workforce.
The Certified Commercial Investment Member Institute named the School of Business a university alliance partner for its undergraduate real estate program.
The College of Charleston's School of Business made sure students could continue to get real-world experience safely amid the coronavirus pandemic through remote internships.
Thanks to a First Year Experience course on real estate, Daphne Lerner found her passion as a commercial real estate finance major and will now be helping to underwrite a $13 billion portfolio in her first job out of college.
Overseen by nationally recognized expert, the new commercial real estate finance major meets a real need in the Lowcountry and beyond.