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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 Department of Real Estate (DRE) salesperson and broker license exams as well as the Office of Real Estate Appraisal (OREA) license exam. Courses are approved by the DRE and OREA 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 11, 14A, 40 and one of the following three options:

Real Estate Option:
Real Estate 12A, 13; 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 16, 41;
complete two courses from: Real Estate 14B, 19, 21, 31;
complete two courses from: Architecture 150A, Business 15, 28, Computer Information Systems 13, Law 6

Total Units: 27

Mortgage Brokerage Option:
Business 1A or Real Estate 16; Real Estate 13, 31;
complete two courses from: Real Estate 12A; Real Estate 14B or Business 17; Real Estate 19, 26;
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: Business 17 or Real Estate 14B; Real Estate 12A, 19, 26;
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, Law 6

Total Units: 27


Continuing Education
Special topic seminars approved by the California Department of Real Estate (DRE) 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 Office of Real Estate Appraisal (OREA) 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 DRE website.
Click Here to access the OREA website.

 

 Last Published 8/21/13