Paul J. Everson Real Estate Center

Undergraduate Programs

Undergraduate Certificate in Real Estate and Property Management

For Business and Non-Business Majors Alike

Designed to prepare students for the licensure requirements that all real estate agents in Ohio must complete, the Undergraduate Real Estate and Property Management Certificate prepares students to meet the challenges of a more complex industry with a four-year degree in addition to licensure.

Requirements for Licensure:

The Real Estate and Property Management Certificate meets the education requirements set by the Ohio Department of Commerce, Division of Real Estate. Upon completion of the certificate, students will be qualified to sit for the Ohio Real Estate Licensure exam.

  • Please meet with an undergraduate business advisor to determine if you require any pre-requisites to the program.
  • For both Business and Non-Business Majors, BLW 411 - Business Law and Ethics is a pre-requisite to the program.
Required Courses: All Are Offered Online!
Business Majors Non-Business Majors
MGT 344: Real Estate Principles and Practices  MGT 344: Real Estate Principles and Practices 
BLW 444: Real Estate Law  BLW 444: Real Estate Law 
FIN 477: Real Estate Finance  BUS 493: Mortgage, Lending and Brokerage 
BU 477: Real Estate Appraisal  BU 477: Real Estate Appraisal 
Elective Courses:
BUS 490 Professional Internship (with approval)
ECN 470 Urban Economics
FIN 479 Real Estate Investment
MKT 431 Marketing Research
MKT 450 Selling and Sales Force Management
UST 425 Economic Development Finance
UST 433 Negotiation and Conflict Management
UST 463 Housing Analysis
UST 476 Historic Preservation
UST 485 GIS Principles
Certificate Completion:

A minimum of 15 credit hours is required to earn the certificate.


Current undergraduate students or students with a Bachelor's Degree are eligible to apply for the certificate. Please discuss any program pre-requisites with Business Undergraduate Advising to admission.


Please contact the Undergraduate Business Advising Office to have the Professional Sales Certificate added to your academic plan.


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