MS in Property Management Overview Drexel University’s online Master’s of Science in Property Management seeks to educate professionals to be successful in the multidisciplinary field of property management. Offered through Drexel’s College of Engineering, this valuable, accredited degree stresses strategic decision-making and provides you with interactive experiential learning opportunities involving research and analysis. You'll have the opportunity to review and analyze best practice cases in all aspects of the profession and to discuss the latest strategies with industry leaders.Property managers operate in complex environments and their roles vary from handling day-to-day operations to long-term strategic leadership. Successful property managers must be versed in a variety of skills sets, including strategic policies involving development, risk, finance, marketing, human resources, and technology. A Master’s degree is recommended for this high-level profession and successful property managers are responsible for thousands of tenants and units, millions of rent dollars, hundreds of employees, and multi-million dollar investments.Program Features and BenefitsQuality - Drexel’s Property Management MS offers online students the same curriculum and faculty as Drexel’s nationally-ranked on-campus programsCareer-Oriented - You can advance your career by creating an individualized area of specialization based on your professional interestsOutstanding Faculty - Our professors have years of professional experience outside the classroom working as successful property managers, developing new innovations in the fieldHighly Interactive - You can complete this program in either a full or part-time capacity and can begin the program in any academic quarter. Classes are available online 24/7Capstone CoursesYou'll participate in a culminating experience involving two capstone courses, one featuring current issues and the other involving the completion of a major research project and a presentation to a board of industry leaders.State restrictions may apply to some programs. Learn more. Curriculum This program is organized into four 10-week quarters per year (as opposed to the traditional two semester system) which means you can take more courses in a shorter time period. One semester credit is equivalent to 1.5 quarter credits.Required Core Courses BUSN 502Essentials of Economics3.0PRMT 603Property Asset Management3.0PRMT 610Facilities Management3.0PRMT 625Property Financial Analysis & Strategies3.0PRMT 640Property Security Emergency & Risk Management3.0PRMT 645Property Management Technology Strategies3.0REAL 568Real Estate Development3.0REAL 572Advanced Market Research & Analysis3.0REAL 574Real Estate Economics in Urban Markets3.0REAL 575Real Estate Finance3.0STAT 601Business Statistics3.0Electives (select three courses)9.0 BUSN 501Measuring and Maximizing Financial Performance CMGT 535Community Impact Analysis CMGT 558Community Sustainability REAL 576Real Estate Valuation & Analysis REAL 577Legal Issues in Real Estate Development STAT 632Datamining for Managers Capstone in Property Management PRMT 695Capstone in Property Management3.0Total Credits45.0View Course Descriptions Admissions Criteria A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institutionUndergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher (graduate GPA will be considered along with the undergraduate GPA)Required DocumentsWith multiple ways to submit documents, Drexel makes it easy to complete your application. Learn more by visiting our supporting document submission guide.A completed applicationOfficial transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attendedTwo professional letters of recommendationPersonal statement (500 - 750 words) describing your interest in the program. Specifically: How the program relates to your previous educational activitiesIf changing course, why you are moving in a new direction with your educational goalsHow the program relates to your current line of workHow you plan to apply the program to your future goalsResumeAdditional requirements for International StudentsAn interview may be requested Tuition The tuition rate for the academic year 2016-2017 is $1192 per credit. This rate applies only to new online students.Students being readmitted to Drexel University must contact applyDUonline@drexel.edu within the first two weeks of the term to request tuition savings for which they qualify. This program is eligible for Financial Aid. Special tuition rates available for Drexel University Alumni, Military members, and members of our Partner Organizations. Special rates cannot be combined. If you qualify for more than one special rate, you'll be given the one with the largest savings. When receiving special tuition plans with Drexel University Online, you may not combine them with other tuition benefits that may be available from Drexel University. Academic Calendar Term Classes Begin Classes End Exams Begin Exams End Fall 2016 September 19, 2016 December 3, 2016 December 5, 2016 December 10, 2016 Winter 2017 January 9, 2017 March 18, 2017 March 20, 2017 March 25, 2017 Spring 2017 April 3, 2017 June 10, 2017 June 12, 2017 June 16, 2017 Summer 2017 June 26, 2017 September 2, 2017 September 5, 2017 September 9, 2017 Apply today for the MS in Property Management Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online! or Any problems? Find help or contact us.