The Institute offers an undergraduate Bachelor's of Science in Business Administration in Real Estate and three graduate degree programs, a Master of Science in Real Estate, a Master of Business Administration degree with a concentration in Real Estate and a Master of Business Analytics degree with a concentration in Real Estate. These degree programs offer specialized classes and an inter-disciplinary approach combining urban economics with "hands-on" real estate learning. The Master of Science in Real Estate (MSRE) program gives real estate professionals with certain current professional certifications in the real estate industry the opportunity to receive a credit of 12 graduate semester hours towards the completion of the MSRE degree.
The Institute also offers two graduate certificate programs – Real Estate Finance and Investment and Real Estate Development. These certificates offer focused knowledge in their respective disciplines using the “hands-on” and “industry-knowledge”-based learning represented in all of the department's courses.
The Marshall Bennett Institute of Real Estate appreciates the support of the real estate industry as it prepares the next generations of real estate professionals. With your support, the Institute can continue to develop top talent in Chicago that can become valuable contributors to your team, assure that its educational offerings are accessible to all by offering financial support to its students, and promote your support of progressive higher education.
The 23rd Annual Real Estate Gala, to be held on October 24, 2024, will honor Regina Stilp, a leading commercial real estate developer and champion of Chicago with over 20 years' experience developing sustainable, desirable properties that galvanize communities.
In April 2023, MBIRE students took home first place in the graduate division of the Harold E. Eisenberg Foundation Real Estate Challenge.
The Marshall Bennett Institute of Real Estate supports the education of its students and the continued success of its alumni through its numerous programs and resources.
Established in 2002 to bring real estate education to Chicago, the Marshall Bennett Institute of Real Estate has supported The Chicago School of Real Estate faculty, students and leaders of the real estate industry as it prepares the next generations of real estate industry professionals. The programs overseen by the Institute have graduated more than 325 students as of 2018.