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Master of Science in Real Estate (MSRE)

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REI Students at Lincoln Center

This program offers fall, spring, or summer enrollment.

For more information, call 212-636-7626 or email

Fordham’s 36-credit Master of Science in Real Estate program provides real estate professionals with a thorough understanding of the multidisciplinary real estate field. This M.S. program focuses on the finance, investment, and development aspects of real estate while offering students the opportunity to develop skills in other areas of the industry that are important for their individual careers.

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Admissions is on a rolling basis; applications are reviewed as they are received.  Candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible to be able to register for classes and apply for financial aid if needed. 

International Students who require visas should contact the program office for special application deadlines. Email for more information.

The Program

  • Core curriculum addressing the most important elements of real estate finance, investment, development, and management (21 credits)
  • Flex core of subjects aligned with each student’s career aspirations (6 credits)
  • Elective program allowing students to immerse themselves in specialized topics of their choice (6 credits)
  • Capstone project, offering students the opportunity to apply what they've learned in a real-world setting using professional-quality practices (3 credits)


  • Can be completed in one year of full-time study
  • Taught by top real estate professionals working in the field
  • Professional networking opportunities; in class, at industry events and through Fordham’s vast and loyal alumni network
  • Mentorship program
  • Internship opportunities
  • Fordham Real Estate Student Association
  • Electives to meet your career advancement goals
  • Flexible credit-transfer options
  • Dual Graduate Certificate credential options available
  • Classes offered at Fordham’s Lincoln Center and Westchester campuses

Tuition, Fees and Transfer Policies

  • $1,350 per credit
  • $70 application fee
  • Up to 12 credits may be transferred from an Accredited MS in Real Estate program (subject to the REI Director’s approval)
  • Fordham REI Professional Certificate Holders are eligible for a GMAT waiver
  • Non-Matriculated Option: If you wish to apply as a non-matriculated student, simply check off "non-degree" on the MSRE application. You may take up to 6 graduate credits as a non-matriculated student.