Real Estate Certificate

The Real Estate Certificate provides a structured program with courses to lead today's professionals through these challenges and opportunities.


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Begin by exploring MSJC program maps to find a career or transfer opportunities.  Program maps show the recommended sequence of courses that lead to graduation or transfer. The maps were developed by program experts to give you the skills and knowledge you need to succeed.    

  • Starting in Spring? Choose Fall Semester 1 courses.   
  • Are you a part-time student?  Start Fall Semester 1 courses and follow the course sequence.
Plan of Study Grid
Fall Semester 1Units
RE-101 Real Estate Principles (formerly RE-140) 3
RE-502 Real Estate Practice (formerly RE-141) 3
RE-503 Legal Aspects of Real Estate (formerly RE-142) 3
RE-504 Real Estate Finance (formerly RE-143) 3
Spring Semester 1
ACCT-124 Financial Accounting - Principles of Accounting I 3
RE-707 Mortgage Loan Brokering and Lending (formerly RE-146) 3
RE-506 Real Estate Economics (formerly RE-145) 3
RE-505 Real Estate Property Management (formerly RE-154 Property Management) 3
 Total Units24
Course Title Credits
Required Courses
RE-101Real Estate Principles (formerly RE-140)3
RE-502Real Estate Practice (formerly RE-141)3
RE-503Legal Aspects of Real Estate (formerly RE-142)3
RE-504Real Estate Finance (formerly RE-143)3
Elective Courses
Select 12 units of the following:12
Financial Accounting - Principles of Accounting I
Honors Financial Accounting - Principles of Accounting I
Legal Environment of Business
Real Estate Property Management (formerly RE-154 Property Management)
Real Estate Economics (formerly RE-145)
Fundamentals of Real Estate Appraisal (formerly RE-144 Basic Appraisal Principles and Procedures)
Cooperative Work Experience: Real Estate (formerly RE-149)
Mortgage Loan Brokering and Lending (formerly RE-146)
Total Units24

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Gainful Employment Disclosures: Real Estate

Gainful Employment Disclosures – 2022 

Program Name REAL ESTATE 

This program is designed to be completed in 8 months 

This program will cost $1,104 if completed within normal time.  There may be additional costs for living expenses. These costs were accurate at the time of posting, but may have changed. 

Of the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with $0 of debt.  

The following States do not have licensure requirements for this profession: California 

For more information about graduation rates, loan repayment rates, and post-enrollment earnings about this institution and other postsecondary institutions please click here: 


Cost per unit $46 

Parking Permits cost $68 a year or $34 a semester  

RTA Go Pass cost $16 a year or $8 a semester  

SGA discount sticker (optional) - $14 a year or $7 a semester  

Student representation fee (optional) - $4 a year or $2 a semester  

Help a Student Fund (optional) - $4 a year or $2 a semester  

Student Health Center Fee - $46 a year or $23 a semester 

*For summer session fees and non-CA resident tuition, please see: