Associate in Applied Science in Licensed Residential Appraiser

Real Estate & Real Estate Appraisal

Degree Information

Academic Plan

AAS Licensed Residential Appraiser

Academic Plan Code

3104

Credits

60–66

Career Pathway

Associated Programs

Certified Residential Appraiser

The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Licensed Residential Appraiser program prepares students for the appraisal of residential land and real property. Licensed Real Property Appraisal students will be prepared for the Appraisal Qualification Board (AQB)-approved Licensed Residential Real Property Appraiser examination or its equivalent. Upon completion students will have completed the necessary education requirements designated by the Appraisal Qualification Board (AQB) and Arizona Department of Real Estate (ADRE) for prelicensing education. The Licensed Residential Appraiser may appraise non-complex 1-4 residential units having a transaction value less than $1,000,000 and complex 1-4 residential units having a transaction value less than $250,000. This classification does not include the appraisal of subdivisions.

Course Sequence by Term

The following is a suggested course sequence by term for the pathway.  Students should keep in mind the items below that affect their success in completing the pathway as listed:

  • The course sequence is laid out by suggested term.  It is understood that students may enter the program at different times of the year.
  • Academic achievement is related to initial course placement determined by course placement tests, completion of 100-200 level course pre-/corequisites,  any courses below 100 level, and program prerequisites.
  • Students should meet with an academic advisor, or program director, or counselor who can assist in assessing student needs that may affect course enrollment.  Appropriate resources can be discussed and agreed to in order to address student needs and support successful course completion.

Program Area Key:

  • Critical Rdg = Critical Reading
  • FYC = First Year Composition
  • HUM = Humanities, Arts and Design
  • Mathematics = Mathematics
  • NS = Natural Science
  • Oral Comm = Oral Communication
  • PP = Program Prerequisite
  • SB = Social-Behavioral Sciences
  • RC = Required Courses
  • RE = Restricted Electives

Course Sequence total credits may differ from the program information located on the MCCCD curriculum website due to program and system design.

Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program.

Term 1

Program
Area
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
14-16
RC BPC110 or
CIS105
Computer Usage and Applications or
Survey of Computer Information Systems
3
FYC First-Year Composition Any approved General Education course in the First-Year Composition area 3
Mathematics Mathematics Any approved General Education course in the Mathematics area 3–5
RC REA270 Basic Appraisal Principles 2
RE Restricted Elective 3

Term 2

Program
Area
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
17-19
SB ECN211 or
ECN212
Macroeconomic Principles or
Microeconomic Principles
3
RC REA271 Basic Appraisal Procedures 2
RC (PSY230) (Introduction to Statistics) 3
RC (PSY231) or
GBS219 or
GBS221
(Laboratory for Statistics) or
Statistics for Real Estate Appraisers or
Business Statistics
1–3
RC REA273 Residential Market Analysis Highest And Best Use 1
RC REA274 Residential Appraiser Site Valuation And Cost Approach 1
RC REA275 Residential Sales Comparison and Income Approaches 2
RC REA276AA Residential Report Writing And Case Studies I 1
FYC First-Year Composition Any approved General Education course in the First-Year Composition area 3

Term 3

Program
Area
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
15
Critical Rdg CRE101 College Critical Reading and Critical Thinking ENG101 OR equivalent as indicated by assessment 3
RC REA272 Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) 1
RC REA277 Statistics, Modeling and Finance 1
RC REA278 Advanced Residential Applications and Case Studies 1
RC REA281 Principles Of Real Estate Law 3
RC REA282 Real Estate Finance 3
HU Humanities & Fine Arts Any approved General Education course in the Humanities and Fine Arts area 3

Term 4

Program
Area
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
15-18
RE Restricted Electives 8–11
NS Natural Sciences Any approved General Education course in the Natural Sciences area 4
Oral Comm Oral Communication Any approved General Education course in the Oral Communications area 3

Program Electives

Select from the following courses to meet the 9-12 credits of Restricted Electives requirement

Program
Area
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
RE OAS108 Business English 3
RE GBS151 Introduction to Business 3
RE MGT251 Human Relations in Business 3
RE MKT271 Principles of Marketing 3
RE REA179 Real Estate Principles I 3
RE REA180 Real Estate Principles II 3
RE REA285 Real Estate Selling 3
RE REA288 Real Estate Investment Strategy 3
RE CSM101 or
TQM101
Quality Customer Service or
Quality Customer Service
3
RE TQM240 Project Management In Quality Organizations 3

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Disclaimer

All information is administered by the Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation at Maricopa County Community College District and published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.

View MCCCD's program website for the Associate in Applied Science in Licensed Residential Appraiser (http://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/MCCCD.woa/wa/freeForm3?id=119161).