Designation Curriculum

Taught by established commercial real estate practitioners who emphasize practical application, the designation curriculum courses are the foundation of the CCIM program. Upon completion you will have a core knowledge base relevant across the entire commercial real estate industry, regardless of specialization.

Designation Courses

These courses comprise the education component of the CCIM designation requirements:

The elective-credit requirement can be fulfilled with courses offered by the Ward Center for Real Estate Studies.

Course Formats

Classroom Courses Classroom

Learn in a traditional classroom environment. Interact and network with other professionals in a collaborative, small-group setting.

Blended (Online + Classroom) Courses Blended (Online + Classroom)

The first four weeks are comprised of self-paced interactive online activities, videos, scheduled virtual classroom sessions, guided research assignments, and assessments. The final day-and-a-half is spent on site working with classmates through a capstone case study.

Online Instructor-Led Courses Online Instructor-Led

Combine the personal attention of an instructor with the flexibility of online learning. Courses have two virtual sessions per week and defined start and end dates. All materials are provided online.

Online Self-Paced Courses Online Self-Paced

Independently complete the course in one sitting or spread it out over several weeks. All materials are provided online.


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