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Real Estate

American University Washington DC

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
1812 USD/credit
1812 USD/credit
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Get the comprehensive – and versatile – experience you need in Kogod's MS in Real Estate program. You'll study both the financial & business aspects of the industry, equipping you with the hard and soft skills you need to excel as a real estate professional. 

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Throughout the Real Estate (MSRE) program at American University Washington DC , you’ll meet and work with prominent real estate associations.

Kogod students can network with major real estate groups throughout the greater Washington, DC area. MSRE students have gained experience working with National Association of Industrial and Office Professionals (NAIOP), International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), and the Urban Land Institute (ULI).

You’ll attend networking events, site visits, and listen to guest speakers on campus. Past tours include The Wharf, City Market at O, and Cathedral Commons. The program also offers an annual trip to New York City, providing an inside-look into the real estate community in the Big Apple.


Our graduates work across all areas of the field, including commercial and international development, mortgage financing, and investment banking.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Urban Planning and Sustainability  
  • Real Property and Asset Management 
  • Real Estate Development  
  • Real Estate Transactions and Contracts  
  • Real Estate Finance and Mortgage Markets 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A current copy of your resume is required and must be uploaded in the supplemental items section of the online application. 
  • A statement of purpose is required for all graduate programs, including certificate programs, and can be completed on the application form. 
  • One letter of recommendation is required for the the MBA program and all MS programs. 
  • An interview is required for admission to the Full-time MBA and MS Marketing programs. 
  • A non-refundable fee of $100 USD is required. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1812 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1812 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1812 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1812 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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