Real Estate, MSRE

Offered in: Chicago

Roosevelt University and the Chicago School of Real Estate offer two master's level programs in Real Estate: a Master of Science in Real Estate (MSRE) and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) with a concentration in Real Estate.

Real Estate students are supported by the Marshall Bennett Institute of Real Estate, which provides mentors, internships, multiple scholarships, professional training, and industry forums. It also operates the Urban Retail Professional Development and Research Center with a library, study resources, and meeting facilities for Real Estate faculty and students.More information is available on the Marshall Bennett Institute of Real Estate web page.

About the program

The MSRE graduate degree program is designed for those seeking to either enter or enhance careers in the real estate profession. It is a specialized degree tailored to enhance a student's knowledge of the industry with a more expanded number of real estate courses.

The curriculum provides the academic and practical knowledge necessary to achieve success in real estate development, management, finance, research, and project planning. Specialized classes and an interdisciplinary approach combine urban economics with practical real estate applications. This program attracts individuals throughout the real estate industry such as residential and commercial sales professionals, architects, construction managers, lenders, attorneys, property managers, planners, consultants, and developers.

Requirements

Students within the 31-credit-hour program will take seven Real Estate courses. The entire program consists of two Real Estate core courses, four Business courses and five Real Estate electives.

Core Courses
REES 401REAL ESTATE PROCESS3
REES 411REAL ESTATE FINANCE AND INVESTMENT3
Business Core
ACCT 405ACCOUNTING FOR EXECUTIVES3
BADM 401GRADUATE BUSINESS ORIENTATION1
FIN 408FINANCE FOR DECISION MAKERS3
MGMT 403QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS FOR MANAGERS3
Electives
Select five of the following:13-15
URBAN LAND ECONOMICS
REAL ESTATE VALUATION
REAL ESTATE LAW
REAL ESTATE LEASING
REAL ESTATE MANAGMENT & MARKETING
REAL ESTATE DESIGN & FEASIBILITY
PUBLIC/PRIVATE DEVELOPMENT
PROJECT AND CONSTRUCTION MANAGMENT
REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT
SPECIAL TOPICS IN REAL ESTATE
INDEPENDENT STUDY IN REAL ESTATE
Total Credit Hours29-31