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Employment and Internships

Attending college is more than just getting a degree, it's about exploring opportunities, training for a potential career, and making plans for your life after graduation. This site is designed to help students access real estate career-related information. We encourage you to take advantage of the resources offered by the university and the Blackwood Department of Real Estate to help you prepare for your employment and/or internship search.


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Find a job or internship

Contact Ashley Ulp to learn more about job opportunities and internships within the real estate industry!

Other resources for jobs and internships

General career success information

Sample careers in the Real Estate profession

Post a real estate job or internship

  • Please contact Ashley Ulp to submit a job posting for current students or alumni.

Sample internship position description

  • Download a sample internship position description. Please contact Ashley Ulp with questions regarding designing an appropriate curriculum for interns.

Unpaid internships

View the United States Department of Labor Fact Sheet #71: Internship Programs Under the Fair Labor Standards Act. 

“A real estate degree will help us produce those technical, analytical, savy students that will come out into the industry, be productive, and go to work right away. This degree is good for the students and for us as an industry.”

William N. Park, President
Pinnacle Construction and Development Corporation