Johns Hopkins University

Master of Science in Real Estate and Infrastructure (MS REI)

Program overview

The MS REI program at Johns Hopkins Carey Business School equips students with the skills and knowledge to navigate the complex and interconnected worlds of real estate and infrastructure development, investment, and management. This unique program combines core business principles with specialized real estate and infrastructure courses, preparing graduates for leadership roles in a variety of industries. Students benefit from real-world learning through case studies, guest lectures, industry engagement opportunities, and potential internships.

Last updated: February 24, 2024

Johns Hopkins Carey Business School

600 E. Pratt St., Baltimore, MD 21202

Academic Information

Degree offered

Master of Science in Real Estate and Infrastructure

Length of program

1 Year

Number of Credits Required


Mode of learning

On campus

Unique real estate academic features

  • Integrated curriculum combining real estate and infrastructure knowledge.
  • Focus on urban challenges and sustainable development practices.
  • Hands-on learning through case studies, simulations, and potential internships.
  • Industry connections and guest lectures from leading professionals.
  • Diverse student body with varied backgrounds and experiences.

Courses and disciplines/concentrations offered

  • Business Communication
  • Business Leadership and Human Values
  • Statistical Analysis
  • Real Estate and Infrastructure Finance
  • Real Estate Products and Emerging Trends
  • Real Estate Investment and Development
  • The Legal and Public Policy Landscape of Real Estate
  • Real Estate and Infrastructure Capstone
  • Design and Construction Feasibility
  • Real Estate and Infrastructure Valuation
  • Real Estate Entrepreneurship
  • Real Estate Funds and Portfolio Management
  • Real Estate Investment Trusts: Analysis and Structuring
  • Strategic Commercial Leasing
  • Project Finance & Public-Private Infrastructure Delivery
  • Selected Topics in the Real Estate Industry
  • Net Zero Real Estate
  • Proptech and Big Data
  • Real Estate Practicum
  • Corporate Real Estate Management

Real Estate Extracurricular Opportunities

Notable traditions & events

  • Welcome reception for new students
  • Real Estate & Infrastructure Club events and activities
  • Guest speaker series featuring industry leaders
  • Program field trips and networking events

Real estate extracurricular activities available

  • Real Estate & Infrastructure Club
  • Carey Business School Graduate Student Association
  • Various student organizations with real estate or infrastructure connections


General info on roles students fill after graduation

  • Accountant
  • Business Development
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Consultant
  • Corporate Finance Management
  • Credit Analyst
  • Digital Marketing of Big Data
  • Founder and CEO
  • Financial Advisor
  • Financial Analyst
  • Global Market Officer
  • Macroeconomic Analyst
  • Senior Brand Manager
  • Senior Business Analyst
  • Senior Consultant
  • Senior Economist
  • Senior Risk Advisor
  • Portfolio Analyst

Average salary post graduation


Common employers​

  • Amazon
  • AT&T
  • Deloitte
  • Ernst & Young
  • Exelon Corporation
  • Geico
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • JPMorgan Chase & Co.
  • Legg Mason
  • L’Oréal
  • Morgan Stanley
  • PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PWC)
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Robert Half
  • United Nations
  • U.S. Department of Defense
  • Wells Fargo

Faculty and Research

Faculty & Staff for the Program

Distinguished real estate faculty members or research areas

Su Han Chan

Professor of Practice

Vadim Elenev

Assistant Professor

Seydina Fall

Senior Lecturer

Accreditations and Rankings

National Universities (2023 - 2024)

Ranking: 9

Financial Information

Tuition fees


Financial aid




General information

Where is the program housed on campus?

Johns Hopkins Carey Business School, 600 E. Pratt St., Baltimore, MD 21202

Campus Size

Johns Hopkins University has a total campus size of approximately 138 acres

Contact Information

Johns Hopkins University Admissions

Baltimore, MD 21218

(410) 516-8171

The Johns Hopkins Carey Real Estate and Investment Association

1625 Massachusetts Avenue Washington, District Columbia 20005, US

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