As Canada's leading real estate educator, the Sauder School of Business Real Estate Division builds on the strength of the Faculty's Real Estate expertise, offering a comprehensive range of top-caliber, industry-driven programs that serve the needs of the real estate community locally, nationally, and internationally. Ongoing collaboration between industry professionals and faculty experts results in a state-of-the-art curriculum that blends theory and practice. As a program participant, you gain Sauder School of Business credentials, professional qualifications, and knowledge and skills you can apply immediately on the job.
Learn Online at Your Convenience
The convenient online program format maximizes your learning experience while respecting the value of your time. You choose the time and place to study that suits you best and determine the program pace according to your schedule. Assistance with your course is readily available through numerous online resources, webinars, and email and telephone tutoring to ensure you get the most out of your educational experience.
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) Education Program
The Real Estate Division's AIC Program offers courses leading to both the Canadian Residential Appraiser (CRA) and the Accredited Appraiser Canadian Institute (AACI) designations.
UBC-AIC Post-Graduate Certificate Program in Real Property Valuation (PGCV)
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.
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.
UBC–IAAO Distance Education Certificate Program in Real Property Assessment
This program meets the educational course requirements for the IAAO's Certified Assessment Evaluator (CAE) and Residential Evaluation Specialist (RES) designations. For US residents.
Bachelor of Business in Real Estate (BBRE)
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.
*This information is based on the school's 2016/2017 program and may not reflect changes, updates or deletions to the programs.