Do you enjoy working with people? Are you a self-starter who would like setting your own hours?
Selling and brokering real estate is a great independent work option for an entrepreneur. A solid real estate background is also valuable in many different areas, including:
Get the tools and skills you’ll need from instructors who bring years of real-world experience to the classroom. There are many options for busy people and working professionals to prepare for licensure as a Texas real estate agent or broker:
These rates are
entry hourly wages for the following Real Estate jobs in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
1 This job may require a bachelor's degree or higher.
review current job openings and contact your advisor to review your options.
All data gathered for Dallas/Fort Worth. Source: DCCCD Labor Market Intelligence
CareerOneStop, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, projects job growth increase of 21 percent for real estate agents and 18 percent for real estate brokers in Texas over the next decade.
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careers in Real Estate.
The catalog indicates the college location and course requirements for the following awards:
The Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC) governs the issuance of all real estate licenses in the state. Find out more about the requirements for real estate and broker’s licenses at:
Cedar Valley College
North Lake College
This program may lead to an occupational license for which a prior criminal history may make a student ineligible. For more information please visit
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