WIP: Real Estate

Overview

Real Estate

Do you have the desire to become a Real Estate entrepreneur?  Do you like meeting people?  Helping people?  Do you feel that marketing, selling, communication are your strong points?  Would you like to be a property investor or flip homes?  Then maybe Real Estate is the career for you. 

The LBCC Real Estate program offers 2 stackable certificates of completion:  the Real Estate Salesperson certificate, which offers the required college-level courses for the California Real Estate Salesperson License and the Real Estate Broker certificate, which offers the additional required college-level courses for the California Real Estate Broker License.  Once you have completed these courses and passed the California DRE Salesperson and/or Broker exams you will be prepared to be on your way to the career of your choice. 

Career Opportunities

Real estate occupations are generally listed in the top occupations in Los Angeles and Orange counties, with jobs such as commercial and residential real estate sales agents, association/property managers, appraisers, brokers and leasing consultants. 

 

Certificates

The Real Estate Certificates of Accomplishment consist of the courses required by the California Department of Real Estate for the Real Estate Salesperson License and the Real Estate Broker License.  For more detailed information, visit The California Department of Real Estate.

PROGRAM STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:

  • Ensure that 85% of all courses meet or exceed their outcome/assessment goals and develop appropriate action plans for continuous improvement.
  • Develop strategies throughout all Real Estate courses to enhance the development of our students’ critical-thinking skills: their ability to reason, ask appropriate questions, make strong decision and communicate/collaborate effectively and efficiently.
  • Improve the levels of success and retention for students of the Real Estate program.

Certificate of Accomplishment, Business: Real Estate Salesperson

Plan Code: 4115 – The courses in this certificate will prepare and help qualify a student to take the California Department of Real Estate Real Estate Salesperson License.  Upon passing the DRE licensure exam, as well as satisfying other criteria as stated on the DRE website the student will be approved to practice Real Estate sales in the state of California. 

Certificate of Accomplishment, business: Real Estate Broker

Plan Code: 4154 – The additional courses in this certificate will further prepare and help qualify a student to take the California Department of Real Estate Real Estate Salesperson License.  Upon passing the DRE licensure exam, as well as satisfying other criteria as stated on the DRE website the student will be approved to practice Real Estate sales in the state of California. 

Course offerings

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Course Name   Fall   Winter Spring Summer

ACCTG 200A
Introduction to Accounting

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LAW 20
Property Law

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REAL 78
Real Estate Economics 

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REAL 80
Real Estate Principles

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REAL 81A
Real Estate Practice

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REAL 85
Real Estate Appraisal

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REAL 87
Real Estate Finance 

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REAL 253
Property Management

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