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Real Estate
    2014 - 2015 Real Estate

    Program Options:

    AAS - Real Estate
    Certificate - Real Estate Salesperson


    Real estate is a dynamic field in which highly motivated men and women can and do create their own success stories. The degree program in real estate is designed with flexibility to allow students to successfully achieve a goal, whether it be personal knowledge, receipt of a degree, completion of a certificate program, transfer to a college or university or real estate licensure.

    Students will explore a variety of topics including fundamentals and principles of real estate; sources of financing; state and federal influences on financing; legal rights of owners, buyers and brokers; property appraisal; contract negotiations; and closing. An excellent instructional staff and a cooperative education program with local brokers give real estate students at Collin a personalized, practical, high quality educational experience.

    Students planning to transfer to a college or university should check with the Collin academic advisor prior to beginning this program to verify course transferability.


    AAS – Real Estate
    60 credit hours

    This degree provides the required real estate courses for the Texas Salesperson Exam.

    First Year
    First Semester
    RELE 1300 Contract Forms and Addenda
    RELE 1301 Principles of Real Estate I
    RELE 1311 Law of Contracts
    RELE 1319 Real Estate Finance
    RELE 1338 Principles of Real Estate II
    RELE 2301 Law of Agency
    Second Semester
    ENGL 1301 Composition I
    GOVT 2305 Federal Government (Federal constitution and topics)
    SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication (See Speech Options)
    Real Estate Elective*
    Real Estate Elective*
    Second Year
    First Semester
    BUSI 1301 Business Principles
    ECON 1301 Introduction to Economics 1
    ENGL 1302 Composition II
    HIST 1301 United States History I 2
    Real Estate Elective*
    Second Semester
    HUMA 1301 Introduction to Humanities I (See Humanities / Fine Arts Options)
    MATH 1332 Math for Liberal Arts I 3
    Real Estate Elective*
    General Elective**
    1. May substitute ECON-2301 or ECON-2302
    2. May substitute ANTH-2346, ANTH-2351, HIST-1302, HIST-2301, PSYC-2301, or SOCI-1301
    3. May substitute MATH-1324 or MATH-1314 (recommended for transfer students)
    * Real Estate Electives (12 credit hours): RELE-1303, RELE-1307, RELE-1315, RELE-1321, RELE-1325, or RELE-2331
    ** General Elective (3 credit hours): ACCT-2301, BMGT-1327, BUSG-2309, GOVT-2306, ITSW-1304, or RELE-1380



    Certificate - Real Estate Salesperson
    18 credit hours

    This certificate provides the required real estate courses for the Texas Salesperson Exam.

    RELE 1300 Contract Forms and Addenda
    RELE 1301 Principles of Real Estate I
    RELE 1311 Law of Contracts
    RELE 1319 Real Estate Finance
    RELE 1338 Principles of Real Estate II
    RELE 2301 Law of Agency







    Note: The second digit in a course number indicates the number of credit hours
    for that course.

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    Contact Information

    Department Chair:
    Mary Milford
    PRC - H119
    469.365.1801

    Academic Advisor:
    Nadia Khedairy
    SCC - G147
    469.365.1816

    Department Website:
    http://www.collin.edu/realestate

    Gainful Employment Disclosure
    Real Estate Brokers