Real Estate

University of San Diego

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
1565 USD/credit
1565 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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In the Real Estate program at University of San Diego you will study the stages involved in developing commercial real estate, including site acquisition, property valuation, financing and marketing and leasing strategies.


Our dedicated real estate professors will offer their quantitative expertise as you learn financial modeling and train for the industry's most sought-after professional designations, including ARGUS, LEED and CCIM.Your learning does not stop there. 

While earning your Master’s in Real Estate (MSRE) at University of San Diego, you will also visit current construction projects in San Diego and work on real client projects, such as developing business plans and investment strategies alongside successful property owners. For a global learning experience, you can fly with us to Hong Kong during January Intersession and study real estate investment and capital markets.


The USD School of Business is committed to developing socially responsible leaders with a global mindset through academically rigorous, relevant and values-based education and research.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • The Real Estate Process
  • Real Estate Law and Public Policy
  • Commercial Real Estate Finance and Investment
  • Negotiations
  • Property Management
  • Real Estate Development
  • Commercial Real Estate Valuation
  • Commercial Real Estate Capital Markets
  • Real Estate Capstone
  • Real Estate Seminar
  • Real Estate Market Analysis
  • Design and Construction Management
  • Sustainable Real Estate
  • Technology and Databases for Real Estate Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




32 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

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

  • USD Graduate Application (including the $125 application fee)
  • Professional resume/curriculum vitae (demonstrating a minimum of two years of professional work experience)
  • Two letters of recommendation (recommendation forms will be sent directly through your online application. One academic reference is preferred.)
  • Official transcripts from all post-secondary universities attended.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1565 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1565 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1565 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1565 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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Real Estate
University of San Diego