George Mason UniversitySchool of Business

The Impact of the Mason MS in Real Estate Development on Your Career

Our dedicated career services team offers you personalized career consulting services for life. That means throughout your time in the MS in Real Estate Development program and even after you graduate, you will have access to our career services and our broad network of employers.

Real estate development is a fragmented industry with diverse career paths. You could work for real estate development companies, builders, brokerage firms, architecture firms, engineering firms, or even the federal government. Whether you are interested in pursuing real estate finance, real estate law, property development, architecture, project management, construction, or another field within the real estate industry, a real estate development graduate degree opens career possibilities.


of real estate professionals anticipate an increase in total compensation*


of real estate companies surveyed expect an increase in hiring*


of real estate companies are interested in hiring recent real estate graduates*

*Select Leaders 2013 Real Estate Hiring Trends Survey

Our Approach to your Career Success

Career Services at George Mason

Titles/companies Mason Master's in Real Estate Development students and alumni hold:

Architect/Realtor, Rubio Real Estate
Assistant Controller, The Meridian Group
Assistant Project Executive, Clark Builders Group
Counsel, Vanderpool, Frostick & Nishanian
Development Services Group Manager, Bohler Engineering
Director of Strategic Development, Jefferson Contracting Corporation
Director, Federal Housing Administration
Executive Vice President, R.L. Kane Inc.
Financial Modeling Analyst, Real Estate Financial Modeling
Housing Specialist, City of Falls Church
Land Contracts Manager, PulteGroup
Land Development/Construction, Merritt Properties
Lead Business Analyst, Fannie Mae
Manager, Buchanan Partners
Manager, The Peterson Companies
Membership Manager, National Multifamily Housing
Portfolio Manager, PS Business Parks, Inc.
President, White Oak Properties
Project Engineer, The Engineering Groupe, Inc.
Project Manager, Jones Lang LaSalle
Project Manager, Manhattan Construction
Project Supervisor, Washington Real Estate Investment Trust
Property Manager, Paradigm Management Co.
Real Estate Associate, GreyStar
Research Associate, CoStar Group
Senior Realty Specialist, ISI Professional Services
Settlement Processor, MBH Settlement Group, LC
Sr. Project Manager, JFW Project Management
Superintendent, Balfour Beatty Construction
Vice President, Dominion Consulting and Mangement Inc.
Vice President-Real Estate Lending, Cardinal Bank