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Palm Beach State College

College Catalog 2019-2020

Palm Beach State College

Real Estate Sales Associate PSAV

Real Estate Sales Associate  (5499)

Type of Award
PSAV - Post Secondary Adult Vocational Certificate

Program Website

Program Description
This PSAV program is a study of the basic principles, practices and theories of real property, economic value, legal implication and relationship to the sales associate and broker. This pre-licensing class is approved by the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation, Real estate Commission.

The pre-license course for real estate sales associates must be successfully completed prior to taking the state license examination.

Real estate is one of the major industry groups in the Florida economy. The selling and leasing of housing is an especially strong career opportunity in South Florida.

Program Learning Outcomes
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Admission Requirements
Have a standard high school diploma or GED;
Complete an Application for Admission, located at

Completion Requirements
Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.

Program Length
Total program hours: 63. Approximate program length: four to ten weeks.

The program is offered at the Lake Worth, Palm Beach Gardens, Loxahatchee Groves, and Boca Raton campuses.

For More Information
Jose Ortiz, Program Director,, (561) 868-3764 

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Required Courses Clock Hours: 63
REE0047 Florida Real Estate Sales Agent 63
Total Program Clock Hours: 63

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Employment Opportunities
The program is designed to begin preparing students for employment as a real estate sales associate or to provide supplemental education for those previously or currently employed in this occupation.

NOTE: You cannot be licensed in Florida if you do not possess a Social Security Number.

Gainful Employment
Program length excludes this program from gainful employment reporting requirements.

Career Path Notes
Upon successful completion of the program, the student is eligible to take the Sales Associate exam with the Florida Department of Insurance.

Career Center
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