Real Estate MBA Programs


As the global leader in real estate education and research, the Wisconsin MBA in Real Estate will challenge you to reach your potential as a talented, passionate, and socially responsible leader, ready to make your mark on the urban environment.

One of the oldest academic real estate programs in the world and one of the best, Wisconsin consistently ranks as among the top two real estate programs by U.S. News & World Report and Bloomberg BusinessWeek.

The Wisconsin MBA in Real Estate offers the kind of in-depth real estate graduate education you won’t get anywhere else: hands-on projects and case studies, real world tools and case studies, international travel, and the unique Applied Real Estate Investment Track (AREIT) program in real estate investment trust (REIT) management. Your access to world-class faculty, influential alumni and other leaders in the real estate industry is simply unmatched.

All aspects of real estate are covered: finance, appraisal, development, asset management, market analysis, law and the regulatory environment, and urban land economics. Technical subjects are fully covered, but the curriculum also includes hands-on projects and substantial opportunities for travel and field work, in the U.S. and abroad. With your choice of electives, you can customize your path of study to fit your career goals.

The Wisconsin MBA in Real Estate produces the best and brightest young real estate professionals, ready and eager to make significant contributions to the leading companies of the world.

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A deep understanding of urban economic principles as they relate to finance, investment and development are the foundations of The James A. Graaskamp Center for Real Estate. MBA students in the Graaskamp Center are also offered the opportunity to participate in the Applied Real Estate Investment Track (AREIT), which provides students with the chance to manage a $1 million portfolio in their second year. Learn more »

Hear from Chad Broderick, Real Estate, 2012


Sharon McCabe | Faculty Associate
Associate Director of the Graaskamp Center for Real Estate

Kate Hawley | Student Services Coordinator
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