You can qualify to take the California Real Estate Salesperson exam after taking only three courses in our business department. The real estate A.S. degree is intended to prepare you to work in the real estate business. Occupations include the business of property management, appraisal and real estate development. Our real estate salesperson certificate program will prepare you to take the Real Estate Salesperson exam. The real estate A.S. degree or the real estate certificate will prepare you for the California Real Estate Broker license exam. Our courses provide a solid grounding in the business of real estate, including real estate principles, real estate practice, escrow, appraisal, accounting, legal aspects of real estate and property management.