Master of Real Estate Development Program

Real estate development is a multidisciplinary activity that combines the physical and design components of the development of land and buildings with financial, marketing, planning and policy aspects. The Master of Real Estate Development (MRED) offers a technical, design-based degree that also explores the business, planning, and policy components of responsible real estate development. Graduates of this 30 credit hour program will understand the entire development process and have the necessary information to ensure sustainable land utilization.


of graduates have job offers upon graduation.

Master of Business Administration – Concentration in Real Estate

The real estate industry is experiencing dynamic changes in response to the global demand for new facilities of all types. Success requires incorporating rapidly developing technologies and responding to significant demographic and lifestyle drivers, as well as adapting to the major changes in the real estate capital markets and the methods of financing major projects. Scheller College of Business students pursing their Master of Business Administration can pursue this concentration in real estate through the successful completion of nine credit hours (three courses) from their choice of applicable electives.


“Attending Georgia Tech’s full-time MBA program allowed me to accomplish the exact goal I had set for myself—successfully transition past experiences into a career in commercial real estate. The course flexibility and responsiveness by MBA staff enabled me to customize the program to fit my needs. Additionally, the real estate faculty’s close ties to the Georgia Tech School of Design and the CRE business community created a deadly combination of functional knowledge and networking opportunities, respectively. Anyone considering a career in commercial real estate could not find a better environment to learn and foster business connections.”

–Hunter Lainhart, MBA 18

Real Estate Development Certificate

The School of City and Regional Planning, with the cooperation of the School of Building Construction and the Scheller College of Business, offers a certificate in real estate development for undergraduates in good standing at Georgia Tech. Students must complete 12 credit hours in required and restricted elective courses that must be taken from the College of Design or the Scheller College of Business.