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MBA Real Estate Expertise

Customize your MBA with real estate expertise

Our Florida State University Online MBA offers a rigorous set of flex courses focused on real estate finance and analysis. Prepare yourself to deal with the ever-changing marketplace while advancing your management skills.
Ground your expertise in real estate finance through lessons in primary and secondary market operations and instruments, mortgage-related securities and commercial mortgage analysis. Learn the methods used to value income-producing property. Apply the procedures used in evaluating real estate investments. Understand how real estate assets, including securitized assets, are evaluated within the investment portfolio. Ready yourself for certification examinations and professional designations. Benefit whether you’re an investor, lender, developer, broker, leasing agent, appraiser or planner.

The College of Business’ excellent real estate department houses world-renowned scholars, including C.F. Sirmans, J. Harold and Barbara M. Chastain Eminent Scholar in Real Estate.The college also is home to The Center for Real Estate Education & Research ( In 2005, the college established The Evan D. Jennings Executive Speaker Series in Real Estate that brings business leaders and public policy-makers to FSU each spring to discuss with students the critical industry trends, community development and investment issues.

  • REE5205 Topics in Real Estate Finance: Covers topics related to the mortgage capital markets, including the primary and secondary mortgage markets, market operations, mortgage instruments and mortgage-related securities.
  • REE5105 Real Estate Valuation: Covers topics fundamental to the valuation of real estate, including the process, procedures and valuation methods. The course focuses on the valuation of income-producing properties. Advanced topics in valuation are presented.
  • REE5305 Real Estate Investment: This course introduces students to the analytical methods used to evaluate real estate investments. Although the course focuses on the private equity investors' perspective, advanced topics are presented, including publicly-held real estate securities.

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