The program will accept applications in fall 2022, with the first class enrolling in fall 2023. The Master in Real Estate program anticipates enrolling up to 25 students.


Applicants must possess a bachelor’s or equivalent degree. Two or more years of professional experience in real estate or related fields (urban planning, urban design, architecture, landscape architecture, etc.) is preferred.

There is no GRE or other standardized test requirement. There is no portfolio submission requirement. If an applicant has been out of school for a long time and is having difficulty obtaining a recommendation from a faculty member, professional recommendations may be submitted.

If an applicant is admitted to the program but is unable to attend, they will need to re-apply the following year.

Applications to the MRE program should be submitted according to the schedule on the Admissions webpage. The application portal for submission will open in mid-September. To join the MRE email list, please fill out the Contact Form and select Master in Real Estate under Program of Interest. Decisions are usually communicated to applicants in March.

For additional information on admissions, please visit the Admissions webpage.

Financial Aid

Need-based scholarships are available. For additional information on financial aid, please visit the Financial Aid webpage.

MRE Program tuition rates for the 2023-2024 academic year have not yet been determined.  For comparison purposes only, MRE tuition for the 2022-2023 academic year would have been calculated as $82,500, which is $27,500 per semester times three semesters (two semesters in residence and the equivalent of a third semester consisting of January and May classes and the summer Practicum). For additional information on GSD tuition and fees for the 2022-2023 academic year, please visit the GSD Tuition webpage.