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DEGREES AND CERTIFICATES


A.A. Degree

The degree or certificates are designed to provide students with competencies to enter careers in residential and commercial real estate appraisal, escrow, exchange, development, investment, leasing, property management, sales, and title insurance. The program meets legislatively mandated education for the California Bureau of Real Estate (BRE) salesperson and broker license exams as well as the California Bureau of Real Estate Appraisers (BREA) license exam. Courses are approved by the BRE and BREA for basic and continuing education, including computer applications and Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP). Competences are assessed using projects and exams.

El Camino College Major Requirements

Real Estate Option:
Real Estate 11, 12A, 13, 14A, 40, Business 1A or Real Estate 16;
complete two courses from: Law 5, Real Estate 14B, 19, 21, 26, 31, 41

Total Units: 24-25

Real Estate Appraisal Option:
Real Estate 11, 14A, 16, 40, 41;
complete two courses from: Real Estate 14B, 19, 21, 31;
complete two courses from: Architecture 150A, Business 15, 28, Computer Information Systems 13

Total Units: 27

Mortgage Brokerage Option:
Real Estate 11, 13, 14A, 31, 40, Business 1A or Real Estate 16;
complete two courses from: Real Estate 12A, 19, 26, Real Estate 14B or Business 17;
complete one course from: Business 5A, 15, 28

Total Units: 27-29


Certificates of Achievements

A Certificate of Achievement will be granted to the student completing the requirements for the Mortgage Loan Brokerage, Real Estate, or Real Estate Appraisal Options. Courses must be completed with a 3.0 (B) average. A minimum of 10 units must be completed at El Camino College.

Mortgage Loan Brokerage:

Real Estate 11, 13, 14A, 31, 40, Business 1A or Real Estate 16;
complete two courses from:  Real Estate 12A, 19, 26; Business 17 or Real Estate 14B;
complete one course from: Business 5A, 15, 28

Total Units: 27-29

Real Estate:

Real Estate 11, 12A, 13, 14A, 40, Business 1A or Real Estate 16;
complete two courses from: Law 5, Real Estate 14B, 19, 21, 26, 31, 41

Total Units: 24-25

Real Estate Appraisal:
A Certificate of Achievement will be awarded only to those possessing an associate or higher degree or who will complete degree concurrently with the certificate requirements.

Real Estate 11, 14A, 16, 40, 41;
complete two courses from: Real Estate 14B, 19, 21, 31;
complete two courses from: Architecture 150A, Business 15, 28, Computer Information Systems 13

Total Units: 27


Continuing Education
Special topic seminars approved by the California Bureau of Real Estate (BRE) to renew real estate licenses are offered within some real estate classes. (Sponsor No. 0170-xxx; per course number.) Many courses are approved by the California Bureau of Real Estate Appraisers  (BREA) for Continuing Education credit for license renewal (Sponsor #95ECC). Check current Schedule of Classes and catalog descriptions for Continuing Education offerings.

Click Here to access the BRE website.
Click Here to access the BREA website.

 

 Last Published 8/11/16