Graduate Real Estate Certificate
Why get a real estate certificate?
A graduate certificate represents the next big step in your career as a real estate professional. Our curriculum goes beyond simple transactions, focusing more on how to manage real estate as a major investment for both individuals and organizations. By deepening your knowledge of real estate development, management, contracts, and more, you will leave ready to take on bigger professional challenges. Whether you are a current manager or just starting out, you will benefit from this program.
Apply the 12 credit hours needed to earn this certificate to your MBA or MS program as electives.
You'll select from 6 advanced courses in real estate to reach 12 credit hours. Complete the courses in any order.
Get hands-on experience by overseeing $250,000+ in assets through our student-managed Nulsen Real Estate Investment Trust.
Why get a Real Estate Graduate Certificate at Kogod?
As the first business school in the nation's capital, we have a longstanding commitment to real estate education. We understand the importance of providing students with the tools to compete in this competitive industry. You'll have access to our seasoned faculty and campus resources to help you take that next step in your career.
As a working professional, your time is of the essence and flexibility is key. That's why our classes are offered in the evening. You also have up to four years to complete the certificate requirements.
Careers & Outcomes
How to Apply
Tuition & Fees
The certificate prepares you to work in different sectors of the real estate industry, including:
- Commercial development
- International development
- Mortgage financing
- Investment banking
For information regarding tuition and fees, please refer to the Student Accounts website.
Open to students with a bachelor's degree or equivalent from an accredited institution with a satisfactory grade point average. Applicants must have at least one year of work experience.
Applicants whose first language is not English can demonstrate their proficiency through TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo. They can also waver the language requirement if they have completed an undergraduate or graduate degree from select countries.
Not eligible for student visa sponsorship.