Program overview

Explore the development process in its entirety and strengthen your management toolkit. The unique approach of the W. P. Carey Master of Real Estate Development (MRED) program transforms your skillset and your career.

The MRED program is transdisciplinary, aligning principled instruction with dynamic real-world application. MRED is a unique partnership between four highly regarded schools within Arizona State University:

MRED highlights

  • Intensive, transdisciplinary nine-month program
  • Taught by industry experts with current real estate development experience
  • Delivers skills to implement and manage the design and development process

Certified Commercial Investment Member Designation

The MRED curriculum has been approved by CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) for their Fast Track University Program. The CCIM designation is not required, but CCIMs have been recognized as leading experts in commercial investment real estate. The CCIM designation represents proven expertise in financial, market, and investment analysis, in addition to negotiation. Although not required, the CCIM designation is perceived as highly valuable in the commercial real estate industry.

Where business is personal®

Within America’s largest public university, the W. P. Carey School is committed to building a tight-knit community. Through small classes, team-based learning, and individualized attention every step of the way, your W. P. Carey experience is uniquely your own.