At a Glance
30 credit hours
Can be completed on a full- or part-time basis
Specialize in Finance or Real Estate Business
Graduates of the Master's in Real Estate (MSRE) program are well prepared to enter the job market in a variety of commercial real estate positions, in areas such as commercial development and investment banks, mortgage finance firms, international development organizations, and more.
While at Kogod, students have the opportunity to network with and join professional real estate associations, including NAIOP, Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW), International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), Urban Land Institute (ULI), among others. The Real Estate Club, a student-led organization, frequently holds networking events, organizes project site visits, and hosts expert speakers on campus.
Many prominent local Washington, D.C. area real estate developers and professionals are Kogod alumni, and sit on the Real Estate Advisory Council. Additionally, the school's benefactor, Robert Kogod, is the former Co-Chairman/Co-CEO of the Charles E. Smith Real Estate Company.
The MSRE program has been ranked in the top 30 worldwide among research institutions.
The Kogod Center for Career Development provides students with opportunities to network, attend career fairs and on-campus recruiting to facilitate a positive career outcome.
- Employers of recent MSRE graduates include, but are not limited to: CoStar Group, Washington Property Company, The Bozzuto Group, Eagle Bank, CW Capital, Capital Bank, Hines, First Capital Realty, The Rappaport Companies, JP Morgan.