Prepare for Real Estate Licensing & Specialty Careers
North Seattle College is the only college in the Northwest to offer accredited degrees and certificates in Real Estate.
North’s Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in Real Estate offers you a broad base of knowledge and training in brokerage management, property management, appraisal, commercial and residential real estate sales, real estate finance, real estate investment, title insurance and/or escrow, and the rapidly growing field of green real estate.
As you progress toward your degree, you can acquire a range of certificates in the specialties of your choice.
Courses satisfy industry/state continuing education requirements and equip you with the skills and knowledge necessary to pass the Washington state licensing exam.
Get current information, immediately applicable to your work setting. Join a mature peer group (average age 38) and faculty who are highly competent, successful professionals and who incorporate guest lecturers, hands-on projects and field trips into their classes. Courses are conveniently scheduled on weeknights and Saturdays to accommodate working adults.
Begin your study any quarter. The program recommends you start with RES 100 (Real Estate Fundamentals). This class provides an excellent overview of the various aspects of the real estate industry and is a prerequisite for many of the other real estate courses.
On the forefront of real estate innovation, North’s program offers a Green Real Estate certificate — the first of its kind in the U.S. Become an educated professional in the fast-growing industry of green and sustainable real estate sales and development.
If you have your real estate sales license (or are planning to become licensed), you can become a “Built Green Certified Professional” by taking RES 130 (Green Real Estate).