UBC Real Estate Division

Credit, AIC, and CPD Programs

Make Your Move with a Career in Real Estate

The Real Estate Division’s sophisticated online programs are designed for practitioners already employed in the real estate industry who want to upgrade their education, and for highly motivated people seeking to join the industry. Our specialized programs are developed by industry and faculty experts to ensure a high standard of excellence in education. The courses start with foundations of real estate and build towards the application of advanced real estate concepts in a practical setting.

Explore Our Distance Real Estate Programs

Diploma Program in Urban Land Economics (DULE)

A nationally recognized credit program that offers a high standard of real estate education. Graduates are employed in the real estate industry as brokers, analysts, developers, assessors, property managers, and real estate appraisers.

Appraisal Institute of Canada (AIC) Distance Education Program

This program has been designed for highly-motivated people seeking to join the real property valuation profession as well as for valuation practitioners already employed in the industry who want to upgrade their education.

UBC/AIC Post-Graduate Certificate in Real Property Valuation

Developed for business school graduates across Canada who want to gain skills and abilities specific to real property valuation. Meets the education course requirements for AIC's AACI designation.

UBC/AIC Certificate in Residential Valuation

Developed for degree graduates across Canada who want a comprehensive education on residential property appraisal. Offers an accelerated path towards AIC’s CRA designation, including choice of elective course.

Certificate Program in Real Property Assessment

Developed in cooperation with the International Association of Assessing Officers (IAAO), this program covers the fundamental concepts of appraisal, assessment administration and computer assisted mass appraisal.

Alberta Assessors’ Association – Fast Track Program

Developed in conjunction with the Alberta Assessors' Association and designed to offer business school graduates a clear career development path towards the AMAA designation and career opportunities in the property assessment industry.

Reserve Fund Planning Program

A national program designed to provide real estate practitioners with the necessary expertise required to complete a diversity of reserve fund studies and depreciation reports.

Bachelor of Business in Real Estate Degree

A part-time post–diploma degree completion program allowing industry professionals to continue their careers while advancing their formal education beyond the diploma level.

Professional Development Courses

Continuing professional education opportunities designed for real estate practioners.

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