Fixer Upper. Million Dollar Listing. Love It or List It. While cable TV has put the exciting business of real estate at the forefront, you don’t have to be on TV to help a family find their dream home or a business establish its new corporate headquarters. Career options in real estate are wide-ranging, from residential and commercial real estate to urban planning. The OCC Career Advantage real estate program will prepare you or help you advance in a career assisting clients with their real estate needs. The real estate field offers almost limitless earning potential for those with the right training and skills. Read on to learn more.

A sampling of courses for these careers

  • Business Law
  • Real Estate Practice
  • Real Estate Appraisal
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Real Estate Principles
  • Accounting for Small Business

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Did you know?

Employment of property, real estate, and community association managers is projected to grow 10 percent from
2016 to 2026, faster than the average for all occupations, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.


Program Details

Complete one of our certificate programs, and you’ll be well-prepared to enter a career in marketing.

Build upon your skills if you’re already employed in the field. Or earn an associate degree for even greater advancement opportunities.

Real Estate Broker

Prepare for an entry-level position as a real estate broker. After completing this program, you will be ready to sit for the California real estate broker examination. View program detail in course catalog.

Real Estate Salesperson

Prepare for an entry-level position as a real estate agent and learn how to effectively facilitate real estate transactions in a variety of settings. After completing the program, you will be prepared to sit for the state exam for a real estate salesperson license. View program detail in course catalog.

Real Estate Broker

Complete the Real Estate Certificate of Achievement and the Associate in Science graduation requirements to earn an associate degree. This program will prepare you for an entry-level position as a real estate broker. After completing this program, you will be ready to sit for the California real estate broker examination. View program detail in course catalog.

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MANAGEMENT

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BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

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MARKETING

Launch a career in marketing or specialize through one of our certificate programs

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Did you know?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, people who have a certificate as
their highest level of education earned, on average, 20 percent more than
those whose highest education level is a high school diploma.

Our Team

Katie Ottoson
Katie Ottoson, M.S.
Counselor, CTE and
Career Services
Cindy Voss
Cindy Voss
Counselor, Technology
Programs