Master of Science in Real Estate Development
Thomas Jefferson University

Program Details

The Master of Science in Real Estate Development can prepare you for a variety of careers. Whether you want to start your own real estate company, pursue a career in a nonprofit organization, or take on a leadership role in economic development, consider this convenient online option.

Students will learn about key aspects of real estate development, such as social responsibility, environmental sustainability, and economic viability. Courses examine ways to enhance urban communities through architecture and environment. Classes also cover green planning principles from the Urban Land Institute and US Environmental Protection Agency.

Additional studies in this online Real Estate degree cover topics such as:

  • Real estate law and ethical practices
  • Real estate market analysis and valuation
  • Public private partnerships
  • Internet GIS for design and development

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Thomas Jefferson University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Students meet in person once during each semester for a Residency. This program is ideal for students who live outside the Philadelphia area as the in-person locations will vary throughout the region and country.