The Master of Science in Real Estate degree program (MSRE) prepared to enter the real estate job market in a variety of specialization areas, such as commercial development and investment banking, mortgage financing, international development, and more.
While at Kogod, students have the opportunity to network with and join professional real estate associations, including the National Association of Industrial and Office Professionals (NAIOP), Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW), International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), and the Urban Land Institute (ULI). The MSRE program frequently arranges networking events, organizes company and project site visits, and hosts expert speakers on campus.
Many prominent Washington, D.C. and regional real estate developers and professionals are Kogod alumni, and sit on the Real Estate Advisory Council, an active board dedicated to the development of the program. Additionally, the school's benefactor, Robert Kogod, is the former Co-Chairman/Co-CEO of the Charles E. Smith Real Estate Company.
The MSRE program has been ranked in the top 30 worldwide among research institutions.
The Kogod Center for Career Development provides students with opportunities to network, attend career fairs and on-campus recruiting to facilitate a positive career outcome.
MSRE graduate are in positions at numerous organizations including CW Capital, Eagle Bank, KB Homes, Kempen Company, LMS Commercial Real Estate, Natixis, and Vornado, among others.