Graduate Schools

There are a number of resources that can be helpful in making your determination about continuing education and graduate school.

U.S. News & World Report issues its widely cited annual ranking of graduate schools.

The Financial Times offers a variety of rankings for Global MBAs, Executive MBA Programs, and European MBAs, among others.

The following is just a sampling of academic graduate schools with retail and real estate programs.  If you know of a school that should be included on this list, please send an email to


University of Arizona

Arizona State University


California State University, Fullerton

California State University, Northridge

University of California, Berkeley

University of California, Irvine

University of California, Los Angeles

University of San Diego

University of Southern California

Woodbury University


University of Colorado, Boulder

University of Denver


University of Connecticut


Florida International University - Master of Science in International Real Estate

Florida International University - Master of Science In International Real Estate Program- Online

Florida State University

Nova Southeastern University

University of Central Florida

University of Florida (College of Business)

University of Florida (Retailing Center)

University of South Florida

University of Miami

University of Miami - Master of Real Estate Dev. + Urbanism


Emory University

Georgia State University

University of Georgia


University of Chicago

Depaul University

John Marshall Law School

Northwestern University

Roosevelt University


Johns Hopkins University

University of Maryland


Harvard (Real Estate Project Management)

Harvard (Executive Education)

Massachussetts Institute of Technology (MIT)


University of Michigan


University of Saint Thomas


University of Missouri - Kansas City MBA with Emphasis in Entrepreneurship and Concentration in Real Estate

University of Missouri - Kansas City M.S. in Entrepreneurial Real Estate

New York

Baruch College, City University of New York

Columbia University (College of Business)

Columbia University (School of Design, Architecture, etc.)

Cornell University

Hofstra University

New York University

North Carolina

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

University of North Carolina Charlotte - Center for Real Estate


Cleveland State University

Ohio State University

University of Cincinnati MBA with a concentration in Real Estate


Penn State University

University of Pennsylvania (Wharton School)

University of Pennsylvania (School of Design)

Wilkes University

South Carolina

Clemson University

University of South Carolina


University of St. Thomas - MS in Real Estate


Memphis University

University of Tennessee, Knoxville (Retailing Program)


Texas A&M University (Retailing School)

University of Texas

University of Texas at Austin

University of North Texas


The University of Utah


Virginia Commonwealth University


University of Washington

Washington, D.C.

American University MSRE

American University MBA with a Concentration in Real Estate

George Washington University

Georgetown University


Marquette University

University of Wisconsin