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Program Description

The Certificate in Real Estate Salesperson License is in preparation for the California Real Estate Salesman’s License and Broker’s License.

Entry positions open to graduates who pass the California State examination for a salesperson’s or broker’s license include those of sales agent, junior appraiser, rental agent, or property manager for a bank or land-development company; or in the property department of a corporation, a savings-and-loan company, or an insurance company. Graduates may also search titles and close transactions in the escrow departments of any of these establishments or for escrow companies.

The course of study includes instruction in the following: principles of real estate, real estate practices, legal aspects of real estate, real estate finance, real estate appraisal, real property management, and escrow procedure.

 

Certificate

Merced College offers the following certificate in Real Estate:

  • Real Estate Salesperson License

See Degree Requirements & Course Descriptions

Career Opportunities

Entry positions open to graduates who pass the California State examination for a salesperson’s or broker’s license include those of sales agent, junior appraiser, rental agent, or property manager for a bank or land-development company; or in the property department of a corporation, a savings-and-loan company, or an insurance company. Graduates may also search titles and close transactions in the escrow departments of any of these establishments or for escrow companies.

A Certificate of Proficiency will be awarded upon successful completion of the required courses listed below. For successful completion a student must complete the requirements with a minimum grade point of 2.0 in each course required for the certificate.

 

Resources

Real Estate Faculty

See Faculty & Staff page.