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Academic Memberships

Full-time college students and instructors can join The CCIM Institute as Academic members to grow their commercial real estate network and access The CCIM Institute tools. If you are interested in earning the CCIM Designation, you will need to join as a Candidate, Fast Track, or University Fast Track Member.

Academic memberships do not receive Candidate member tuition discounts.

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What They Are
Learn about what access you can receive from The CCIM Institute.
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Student Membership

Begin building your professional network in college by joining The CCIM Institute at a reduced student rate. Student Membership is open to full-time undergraduate and graduate students and gives you access to benefits and a network that can help you in the classroom and give your career a fast start.

Student Membership benefits include:


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University Partner Student Membership

Exclusively available to full-time undergraduate and graduate students aligned with approved colleges and universities, University Partner Student Membership gives you the same advantages as regular student membership, with access to enhanced benefits.

 University Partner Student Membership benefits include:


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Faculty Membership

Use the latest commercial real estate technology and information in your classroom when you join The CCIM Institute as a Faculty Member. Faculty at AACSB-accredited or CCIM University Alliance colleges and universities are eligible for this membership.

Faculty Membership benefits include:

  • Conference discounts
  • Online access to Commercial Connections magazine
  • Biweekly Education Connection newsletter