Georgetown University Introduces Real Estate Master’s Program in a New Online Format

Washington, D.C. - Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies is launching their second online graduate program in Summer 2015 with a Master of Professional Studies in Real Estate

While the industry-leading program is currently offered at Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies’ downtown campus, this online modality takes the master’s degree to the next level of availability for professionals everywhere.

“We are proud to extend this exceptional program to specialists all over the world and to expand our online program availability,” said Kelly Otter, Ph.D., Dean of Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies. “This new online graduate curriculum helps us to reach the best of the best, regardless of their location.”

Master of Professional Studies in Real Estate

The Master of Professional Studies (MPS) in Real Estate at Georgetown University is one of the top Real Estate programs in the nation. Georgetown University’s Real Estate master’s has a unique curriculum that focuses on global trends and topics, providing graduates with the knowledge to practice all over the world. Taking this extraordinary program online gives more aspiring Real Estate professionals the opportunity to take their education and career to the next level. 

“The new online modality furthers our mission to develop today’s real estate practitioners to become tomorrow’s real estate leaders,” said Bill Hudnut, Executive Director of the MPS in Real Estate program. “We add value by teaching practical application of real estate fundamentals, such as leveraging market and financial data to make intelligent investment decisions.”

The program’s professors are highly regarded industry experts and provide students with an in-depth knowledge of Real Estate theory, as well as its real-world application. This ensures students are properly prepared for leadership positions upon graduation. Students may choose an area of focus, such as development, construction, international real estate, or real estate finance. All students enrolled in both modalities will take core courses, such as real estate finance and law. For more information on this program or how to apply, please visit our website at

Georgetown University has partnered with Wiley for the creation of this online program, with the goal of building upon the current success of the on-ground program to expand to new markets. This special partnership has aimed to advance higher education by generating the ability for professionals to achieve the master’s of their choice in a convenient way.

Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies (SCS) fulfills the university’s educational mission by offering a wide range of degree programs and applied learning experiences to a broad and inclusive community of students and professionals. The educational programs found within Georgetown SCS combine theory with practice through rigorous curricula led by expert practitioners. In keeping with Georgetown’s Catholic and Jesuit heritage and values, SCS educates women and men to be self-reflective, critical thinkers who are committed to serve in greater society.