OverviewThis program is designed for students who want to enter the real estate industry in the fields of real estate sales, appraisal, brokerage and finance, as well as for those who wish to expand their professional knowledge. Real estate courses may be taken to satisfy the educational requirements of the Texas Real Estate Commission for salespersons’ licenses and renewals.
What Will I Learn?Real Estate majors receive training in real estate principles, appraisals, finance and law. You also will receive the training needed to complete the Texas Real Estate Commission license examination.
What Can I Do With This Degree?This one-year certificate program is designed to provide students the education needed to work in real estate sales.
The Real Estate Certificate program of study is 21 semester credit hours long and includes courses in finance, real estate law, contract law, etc.
All courses in the recommended program of study must be completed with a grade of "C" or better. Any Real Estate student who does not earn a grade of "C" or higher must repeat the course.