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About

The Master of Science in Real Estate Development program at Columbia University is a three-semester degree that combines the fundamental skills of professional real estate with a holistic approach to urban development as a creative act. 

Overview

The Real Estate Development program at Columbia University is cross-disciplinary, drawing on its proximity to other modes of practice at the school, and is grounded in the three core tenets of global urban real estate development: the financial, the physical, and the social. 

Key Features 

  • It attracts future business leaders looking for an alternative to an MBA and committed architects hoping to run their own design/build firm. 
  • The program’s strength lies in its ability to weave current knowledge and best practices from the industry together with rigorous theoretical learning, incisive critical analysis, and immersive real-world case studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Climate, Technology, and Society
  • A Tale of Two Cities: New York and Johannesburg
  • Dark Space: Architecture Representation & Black Identity
  • Real Estate Modeling Tutorial 
  • Design By Development
  • The Real Estate Entrepreneur’s Process

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • Create and complete an online application
  • A fee of $75 (payable by Visa or MasterCard) is due at the time of application submission.
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Statement
  • Transcripts
  • Resumé/CV
  • GRE/GMAT

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    64726 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32363 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    64726 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32363 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Manhattan

2638 - 5751 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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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