Master of Science in Hospitality Management with Specialization in Hospitality Real Estate Development

General

Program Description

You will learn to bridge the gap between development and real estate to accomplish a company’s expansion goals and will be prepared to become an integral part of teams focused on research, analysis, site selection, and development.

For candidates who want to jump-start their careers with an advanced degree designed to give students an in-depth knowledge about the business of real estate and development in the hospitality industry:

  • Can be completed in 1 year
  • Online option available
  • Flexible schedule
  • No industry experience required

Program at a Glance

  • 33 credits
  • Fully online option available
  • Career Services Department dedicated solely to Hospitality Students
  • $455 per credit for Florida Residents
  • $1001 per credit for Non-Florida Residents
  • $750 per credit for the online program
  • International students can take advantage of off-campus employment at the start of their Master's program under Curricular Practical Training
    • Additional 1-year of OPT upon graduation

Discounts

For Military/Veterans, Employees, and Alumni

FIU graduates, members of the U.S. military, and veterans qualify for a $3,000 scholarship toward tuition (online program only). Corporate sponsorship is also available for employees who qualify.

Required Courses

Core Requirements – 33 Credits

Course Number Course Name Credits
HMG 6607 Hospitality Real Estate Development 3
HMG 6477 Financial Management 3
HMG 6280 Globalization and Competitive Methods of Multinational Hospitality Companies 3
HMG 6446 Hospitality Enterprise Technology 3
HMG 6429 Asset Management 3
HMG 6486 Investment Analysis 3
HMG 6697 Hospitality Law Seminar 3
HMG 6246 Organizational Behavior in the Hospitality Industry 3
HMG 6476 Feasibility Studies 3
HMG 6916 Graduate Practicum 3
HMG 6296 Strategic Management 3

Admission Requirements

  • Graduate admissions require a four-year bachelor’s degree with a 3.0-grade point average (GPA) on a 4.0 scale.
    • Students who do not meet the minimum GPA requirement will be required to submit official GRE/GMAT scores to complete their applications.
  • International students will be required to submit TOEFL or IELTS scores

Application Requirements

To apply for the master’s degree program, prepare and submit:

  • Graduate application
  • $30 application fee
  • Official college/university transcripts (must be received in an unopened envelope, sealed by the issuing institution)
Last updated Jan 2020

About the School

Florida International University’s Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management has been distinguished as one of the top hospitality programs in the United States. More than 2,000 undergradu ... Read More

Florida International University’s Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management has been distinguished as one of the top hospitality programs in the United States. More than 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students from across the nation and around the world choose FIU for its outstanding reputation, advantageous campus locations, expert faculty, rich curriculum, and fast-track career opportunities in the international hotel, food service, and tourism industries. In August 2006, FIU unveiled the first American hospitality and tourism school in Tianjin, China. The Marriott Tianjin China Program is FIU’s largest international program, with a capacity for up to 1,000 students. Read less