24 months
56550 USD/year
56550 USD/year
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This is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary, and flexible Real Estate degree at Cornell University.

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At the end of the first semester, students, in collaboration with their advisors, select a concentration—an area of specialized expertise that distinguishes them in the industry.

A summer internship between the first and second year typically aligns with your chosen area of concentration, and gives you a distinct edge in a finding leadership positions in the industry upon graduation.

The Real Estate programme at Cornell University curriculum offers a unique and powerful approach: an in-depth exploration of the variety of perspectives and disciplines that are integral to the industry, supplemented by real estate courses with an individualized focus that appeals to each student.

Career opportunities

Graduate students from any discipline at Cornell are invited to enroll in the Graduate Minor in Real Estate. The minor gives graduate students across the university the opportunity to take advantage of the wide variety of real estate courses offered by the Cornell Baker Program in Real Estate.

Upon successful completion of the required classes, the Graduate Minor in Real Estate designation will appear on students’ official Cornell transcript.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Real Estate Development Process
  • Real Estate Seminar Series
  • Creating the Built Environment
  • Innovation & Strategy in CRE Development
  • Urban Economics & Real Estate Markets
  • Principles of Real Estate
  • Managerial Finance

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Round 1: December 1
  • Round 2: January 15
  • Round 3: March 1
  • Round 4: April 15




62 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

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

  • Statement of purpose
  • Video essay
  • Resume
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation
  • GMAT or GRE scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    56550 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56550 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    56550 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56550 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

$28,275 per semester


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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