NAIOP - Drexel Summer Real Estate Program
NAIOP - Drexel Summer Real Estate Program is designed to introduce rising high school juniors and seniors of color to careers in commercial real estate (CRE) by exposing students to major CRE projects.
The NAIOP-Drexel Summer Program will continue this summer and has been modified into a unique virtual experience. The program will be delivered over Zoom and utilize other web and smartphone app-based technology for a fully interactive, hands on experience. Applications are open and will be accepted on a rolling basis. Admissions decisions will be released by May 15, 2020.
Changing the Face of Commercial Real Estate
The path to increased diversity in the commercial real estate industry begins with exposing teens to CRE prior to entering college. Students will have the opportunity to explore a variety of careers in real estate such as architecture, development, investment, construction, brokerage and urban planning through the lens of a case study and real estate-focused activities. Students will gain a deeper understanding of key concepts in real estate by exploring these topics with Drexel professors, industry mentors and high-level corporate executives.
NAIOP - Drexel Summer Real Estate Program will also feature several team building, college readiness, and enrichment events on Drexel’s campus and throughout the City including site visits to high-profile locations such as FMC and Comcast.
NAIOP - Drexel Summer Real Estate Program is hosted by Drexel University and sponsored by NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, and corporations interested in helping create a more diverse pipeline for CRE talent.
|Dates||J July 6 – July 14, 2020 (no activities on the weekend of July 11 and July 12)|
|Cost||Full scholarships provided for all accepted students|
|Eligibility||Open to current high school sophomores and juniors of color interested in Commercial Real Estate|
|Application Deadline||Rolling Applications|
|How to Apply||Apply|