Commercial real estate moves fast.

Stay ahead of changing technology, market conditions, and government regulations by taking a Ward Center for Real Estate Studies course taught by industry-leading instructors.

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The Ward Center for Real Estate Studies

Educational Resources for the Modern Market

Course topics span every facet of the commercial real estate industry, ensuring you will be able to find the right subject to develop the skill you desire.

Learn about:

  • Negotiation strategies
  • Crowdfunding
  • 1031 deferred tax exchanges
  • And other topics that affect your business

Courses are available to both CCIM Institute members and non-members.

Continuing education credit is available in most states for a large number of Ward Center classroom courses at no charge. Available credits are listed on each course registration page.

Browse through our course list for current offerings or sign up for our education newsletter to receive updates as new classes become available.

A Format Designed for You

Classroom Courses Classroom

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

Online Instructor-Led Courses Online Instructor-Led

These virtual courses offer you the flexibility of attending from any location with an Internet connection. Learn from a live instructor or access course recordings at your own convenience.

Online Self-Paced Courses Online Self-Paced

For more-independent study, our self-paced courses are a great option. Learn at your own pace and at any time of the day.

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Visit the course list or call us at (312) 321-4460 opt. 2.

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