NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate Announces Registration for Summer Intensives

19 Week-Long Courses in Real Estate and Construction Offered For In-Depth Professional Development

New York, May 30, 2013 – The NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate has announced that registration is now open for its lineup of 19 summer intensive courses in real estate and construction from June 3 to August 7, 2013 as part of New York University’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies (NYU-SCPS) summer semester. The one-week classes at NYU’s Midtown Center feature expert faculty members, small class sizes, condensed formats, and convenient schedules.

The courses deliver in-depth, concentrated learning experiences for professionals who seek to sharpen their expertise in a particular aspect of the expanding, globalized real estate and construction industries. Class enrollment is limited to ensure that students receive personalized attention.

Courses are generally scheduled Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Final grades earned over the summer can often be applied toward the completion of a professional certificate.

“The summer intensive is a wonderful opportunity for students and professionals to delve deeper into their training on a fast track,” said NYU Schack Divisional Dean Rosemary Scanlon. “We look forward to a productive summer and hope students take advantage of our options.”

The 2013 NYU Schack Summer Intensive offerings include:

  • The Business of Real Estate: Finance and Investment
  • Construction Project Management
  • Real Estate Financial Modeling and Analysis
  • Hotel Real Estate
  • Global Real Estate Markets*
  • Residential Property Management
  • Commercial Real Estate Lease Analysis

*The Global Real Estate Markets Intensive will also be available as a 3-credit elective to Schack graduate students, who will be joined by several industry specialists in the noncredit program.

Visit scps.nyu.edu/schackintensives for course descriptions and the full summer intensive schedule.

For more information and to register for an intensive, email scps.realestate@nyu.edu or call (212) 992-3336.

About the NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate
The NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate (scps.nyu.edu/schack) was founded in 1967, at the initiative of prominent real estate leaders who encouraged NYU to establish an academic center that provided an educational foundation for professionals within their industry. Today, NYU Schack offers graduate degrees—notably the M.S. in Real Estate, the M.S. in Construction Management, and the M.S. in Real Estate Development—as well as graduate certificates in real estate and construction management, all of which enroll nearly 800 full- and part-time students from more than 30 countries and boast nearly 3,000 graduates around the globe. The Schack Institute recently launched a new B.S. in Real Estate. In addition, each year, approximately 4,200 working professionals enroll in the Institute's professional certificate programs, noncredit courses, and licensure-related offerings in such areas as real estate finance, sales and brokerage, sustainable design, facilities management, and architecture and civil engineering. The Institute also houses the NYU REIT Center and the Center for the Sustainable Built Environment, and hosts key industry events, including annual conferences on real estate capital markets and REITs. NYU Schack is one of several academic divisions within the School of Continuing and Professional Studies (NYU-SCPS), which offers a broad range of professionally focused undergraduate, graduate, and noncredit offerings.

About the NYU School of Professional Studies

Established in 1934, the NYU School of Professional Studies (sps.nyu.edu) is one of NYU's several degree-granting schools and colleges, each with a unique academic profile. The reputation of the School of Professional Studies arises from its place as the NYU home for study and applied research related to key knowledge-based industries where the New York region leads globally. This is manifest in the School's diverse graduate, undergraduate, and Professional Pathways programs in fields such as Accounting, Finance, and Law; Applied Health; Arts, Design, and Film; Creative Cities and Economic Development; English-Language Learning; Entrepreneurship; Fundraising and Grantmaking; Global Affairs; Hospitality and Tourism Management; Human Resource Management and Development; Languages and Humanities; Management and Systems; Marketing; Project Management; Public Relations and Corporate Communication; Publishing; Real Estate, Real Estate Development, and Construction Management; Sports Management, Media, and Business; Translation; and Writing.

More than 100 distinguished full-time faculty members collaborate with an exceptional cadre of practitioner/adjunct faculty members and lecturers to create a vibrant professional and academic environment that educates over 5,000 degree-seeking students from around the globe each year. In addition, the School fulfills the recurrent professional education needs of local, national, and international economies, as evidenced by nearly 28,000 Professional Pathways enrollments in Career Advancement Courses and Diploma Programs. The School's community is enriched by more than 31,000 degree-holding alumni worldwide, many of whom serve as mentors, guest speakers, and advisory board members. For more information about the NYU School of Professional Studies, visit sps.nyu.edu.