UNIQUE ADVANTAGE IN A COMPETITIVE MARKET
Real estate is a cornerstone of almost every business, and having knowledge of the professional real estate world and the in-depth understanding of real estate investments and assets are valuable skills marketable in any business.
The Master of Business Administration: Real Estate Track at Monmouth has been designed to meet the needs of those whose careers center around the real estate industry and are seeking advanced knowledge in the areas of real estate valuation, finance, lease, law, and development as well as a solid business background.
Monmouth's faculty is dedicated to ensuring a personalized educational experience for its students. Those enrolled in the real estate track are paired with faculty who are credentialed practitioners. Beyond their scholarly pursuits, Monmouth professors work daily in the field and bring that experience into the classroom.
Monmouth University professors are accessible and engage in meaningful research and consulting activities so they always have a pulse on the marketplace. Overall an MBA in Real Estate prepares graduates with an advanced business skill set, helps establish a network of professional connections, and helps open the door to new job opportunities, career advancement, and higher salaries.
“Out of the 2,000 schools of business in the United States, only 65 have real estate schools and Monmouth is one of them. And we are the only school in the state of New Jersey that has an academic credit bearing undergraduate and graduate program.”
DONALD MOLIVER, PhD, DEANLEON HESS BUSINESS SCHOOL
What type of career does the MBA with a Track in Real Estate prepare the student for?
An MBA in Real Estate will open up a wide variety of career opportunities. The real estate world has a number of asset classes - commercial, residential, industrial, resort, retail, and combinations thereof - to which a graduate can apply the analytical, financial, managerial, and negotiation skills acquired at Monmouth.
What type of critical skills does it provide?
The Real Estate MBA will provide the graduate with the critical financial analysis, analytical, negotiating, managerial, and sound decision making skills to successfully enter the business world.
What types of personal skills or abilities are well suited for this program?
Strong analytical abilities, perseverance, and speaking and presentation skills are helpful in this field. Our professors are able to develop those skills and sharpen them for students who already possess them.
What type of jobs/job titles are potentially served by this concentration?
Many of the most successful people in the world come from the real estate world. Virtually all businesses have real estate as part of their company. The MBA with a Track in Real Estate sets a graduate apart from the pack.