Graduate Certificate in Real Estate Development


College of Architecture & the Built Environment




East Falls


On Campus



For graduates of professional programs, including Architecture, Interior Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Construction Management, Sustainable Design, Business Administration, etc. seeking to build their knowledge-base and credentials in the field of real estate development, a customized portfolio of four courses is available, leading to a 12-credit hour Graduate Certificate in Real Estate Development. 

Professionals working in the Real Estate Development industry who would like to update their knowledge of new and emerging techniques and concepts will also benefit from the 12-credit hour Graduate Certificate program. Classes are offered in the evening to coordinate with work schedules. Students have the option of designing their own curriculum or they can follow the suggested model below.

Certificate in Real Estate Development Curriculum

  • MRE-601 The Sustainable Development Process
  • MRE-615 Real Estate Finance and Investment ​​​​​
  • MRE-638 Sustainable Affordable Housing ​​
  • MRE-620 Case Study Studio: Urban Revitalization

Total Credit Hours: 12 credits

The Graduate Certificate in Real Estate Development is a STEM designated program (CIP Code 04.0902).