Graduate Certificate in Real Estate Overview Drexel's accredited online Graduate Certificate in Real Estate seeks to produce professionals with the necessary knowledge and skills required to be successful, and who have a clear perspective on the issues in the real estate development process and the industry as a whole. Students develop the skills required to create, maintain, and build environments for living, working and entertainment purposes. Relevant issues include project finance, real estate as investments, design & construction, operations, development law, environmental remediation, public policy, market analysis, and architecture.Students wishing to complete this certificate in the context of a Master’s degree should consider the MS in Construction Management with a concentration in Real Estate.Program FeaturesA flexible, completely online program that fits easily into your busy work and personal scheduleTechnical competence and strong business acumen taught through rigorous, targeted graduate study environments Faculty experience includes work in the public and private sectors and in union and open shop environments A highly interactive online learning method allows extensive interaction with faculty and other classmates Curriculum Requirements REAL 568Real Estate Development3.0REAL 571Advanced Real Estate Investment & Analysis3.0REAL 572Advanced Market Research & Analysis3.0REAL 575Real Estate Finance3.0REAL 577Legal Issues in Real Estate Development3.0Select one of the following:3.0REAL 573Sales & Marketing of Real Estate REAL 574Real Estate Economics in Urban Markets REAL 576Real Estate Valuation & Analysis Total Credits18.0View Course Descriptions Admissions Criteria A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution with a GPA of 3.0 or higherRequired DocumentsA completed applicationOfficial transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attendedTwo letters of recommendation A 500 word essay on why you wish to pursue this programResumeAdditional requirements for International StudentsHow to Submit Supporting Documents Tuition The tuition rate for the academic year 2014-2015 is $1123 per credit. This rate applies only to new online matriculated students. Students receiving special tuition plans with Drexel Online may not combine them with other tuition benefits that may be available from Drexel University. This program is not currently eligible for Federal Financial Aid, however, we offer tuition reduction through our network of partner companies and organizations, and for Drexel University alumni and those in the military. Academic Calendar Term Classes Begin Classes End Exams Begin Exams End Fall 2014 September 22, 2014 December 5, 2014 December 8, 2014 December 13, 2014 Winter 2015 January 5, 2015 March 16, 2015 March 17, 2015 March 21, 2015 Spring 2015 March 30, 2015 June 8, 2015 June 9, 2015 June 12, 2015 Summer 2015 June 22, 2015 August 29, 2015 September 1, 2015 September 5, 2015 Apply today for a Graduate Certificate in Real Estate Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online! Any problems? Find help or contact us.