Graduate Certificates

Graduate Certificate in Real Estate

As a graduate-level student, you’ll earn course credit and learn from SMU Cox faculty along-side graduate degree seeking students. You’ll be enrolled as a non-degree seeking student, with access to campus and SMU Cox facilities such as the library and study rooms. Courses will be placed on your official SMU transcript upon successful completion.

Credits may be applied toward a future MBA (within a Professional MBA, One-Year MBA, Online MBA, or MBA Direct) or Specialized Masters program.

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  • Benefits & Details

    The Graduate Certificate in Real Estate is for individuals looking to pivot into a career in real estate. Additionally, for individuals working in real estate who want to pivot into the finance or development side.

    This certificate includes the following courses:

    • FINA 6201 Managerial Finance
    • RE 6411 Real Estate Investment
    • RE 6212 Real Estate Analysis and Strategy
    • RE 6213 Real Estate Finance
    • RE 6215 Real Estate Development

    The Graduate Certificate in Real Estate takes place over 3-4 terms, lasting 16 months and earning 14 credit hours. With SMU Cox Edge, you can take courses online or in-person as class availability allows. The cost for academic year 2023-2024 is $29,414.  

    If you feel you have the ability to waive one of these courses, please chat with your Admissions team member during your interview about custom plans and start term options. Reach out to us here!