Schools/Universities Offering BS Real Estate Management in LUZON
In efforts to professionalize the real estate sector in the Philippines, the Real Estate Service Act (RESA) requires applicants seeking to be registered and licensed as a real estate service practitioner, except a real estate salesperson), to undergo a licensure examination. One of the requirements to be admitted to the examination for real estate service is:
A holder of a relevant bachelor’s degree from a state university or college, or other educational institution duly recognized by the CHED: Provided, That as soon as a course leading to a Bachelor’s degree in Real Estate Service is implemented by the CHED, the Board shall make this course a requirement for taking the “licensure examination.Section 14. Qualification of Applicants for Examinations.
In late 2011, the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) issued a memorandum (CHED Memorandum Order No. 28), outlining the Policies, Standards and Guidelines for Bachelor of Science in Real Estate Management (BS REM). Since its issuance, there have been an increasing number of schools/universities offering the BS REM program.
If you are considering to embark on your real estate journey, here are some schools in LUZON that offer the program:
Manila, Metro Manila
Adamson University has endured the tests of history, first as a Greek-run school and then as a Catholic and Vincentian institution. It has emerged academically richer and stronger, accumulating layers of knowledge and experience that sustain its mission to provide education—the kind that meets stringent standards of quality yet affordable to those who have less. Now beyond its Diamond Jubilee, it confidently and ably plays its role as an agent of personal as well as social transformation.
📍 900 San Marcelino Street, Ermita, Manila
Manuel L. Quezon University
Quezon City, Metro Manila
The Manuel L. Quezon University (MLQU) is a non-sectarian and educational private institution of learning, registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission as a stock corporation and operates with the authority of the Department of Education (DepEd), the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) and the Technical Education and Skills Department Authority (TESDA).
📍 790 EDSA, Diliman, Quezon City
📞 (02) 994 5133
De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde
Taft Avenue, Manila
From its humble beginnings as a night school for working professionals, De La Salle – College of St. Benilde continues to blaze a trail by offering innovative programs with a thrust on learner-centered education.
📍 Taft Campus: 2544 Taft Avenue, Manila, Philippines
📞 (+63) 230-5100 local 1703
Trinity University of Asia
Quezon City, Metro Manila
Trinity University of Asia, formerly called Trinity College of Quezon City, is the first full-fledged educational institution organized from the concordat of the Episcopal Church in the Philippines and the Iglesia Filipina Independiente. It is a private, non-profit, sectarian and church-related institution of learning founded in 1963.
📍 Cathedral Heights, 275 E. Rodriguez Sr. Avenue, Quezon City, Philippines
📞 (+63) 230-5100 local 1703
Makati City, Metro Manila
Founded in 2002, iACADEMY’s specialized programs in Computing, Business and Liberal Arts, and Design were developed to address the mismatch between graduates of academic institutions and actual needs of the industry. iACADEMY has an undergraduate degree and a fast-track program in Real Estate Management, which educates students in the practice of salesmanship, brokerage, appraisal, and consultancy including the local government practice of assessment and appraisal.
📍 Nexus Campus, 7434 Yakal, Makati, 1203
📞 +63 2 889 5555 ext. 2118 – 2126
Philippine Christian University
Manila, Metro Manila
The Philippine Christian University is a private, coeducational Christian university located in Ermita, Manila, Philippines. It was founded in 1946 through the initiatives of the Laymen of the Evangelical Association of the Philippines.
📍 1648 Taft Avenue cor Pedro Gil St., Manila P. O. Box 907, Manila
📞 +63 2 526 5107
Lyceum of Alabang
Founded as the premier institution in the south, Lyceum of Alabang is a non – profit organization dedicated to identifying, preserving, and promoting public awareness in Science and Technology. Bustling to be globally competition in Education, Lyceum of Alabang became a part of the development of an educational institution in academic, sports, cultural, and social responsibility not only to the students but also to the whole community of Muntinlupa city.
📍 Km 30 National Road Tunasan Muntinlupa City
📞 856-9323, 856-9324, 856-9246
New Era University
New Era University is a private educational institution in the Philippines, run by the Iglesia ni Cristo. Although it is linked with the INC, it is a non-sectarian university. Its main campus is at New Era, Quezon City, within the Central Office Complex of the INC.
📍 No. 9 Central Ave., New Era, Quezon City
📞 (+632) 981-4221
Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila
Manila, Metro Manila
The Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila (PLM) is a chartered institution created by the Congress of the Philippines by virtue of Republic Act No. 4196. This national law was approved by the President of the Republic of the Philippines on 1965 June 19, coinciding with the day of birth of the National Hero, Dr. Jose P. Rizal, whose high regard for education as the most potent cure for virulent social ills has inspired the creation of the University. The Philippines’ Commission on Higher Education has cited PLM as a model for public institutions across the country. Studies show that PLM is among the top five schools nationwide in terms of board exam passing rate where it is one among three public universities in the top ten category.
📍 Gen. Luna cor. Muralla St., Intramuros, Manila
📞 (+63 2) 643-2500
ABE International Business College
ABE International Business College is a business and management learning institution in the Philippines. Currently, ABE is enjoying a strong and solid reputation because of the success of its competitive graduates in both the local and international business scenes. ABE even has an international OJT program which gives its participants priceless first-hand experience in working in the global business world.
📍 Lucena Campus: Quezon Avenue, Bgy. IX, Lucena City
Cainta Campus: Carms Bldg, V.V. Soliven Cor Felix Ave, Cainta Rizal
Las Piñas Campus: RCS Building 3, Alabang–Zapote Road, Las Pinas, Metro Manila
📞 (02) 737-5555
Manila Business College
Santa Cruz, Manila, Metro Manila
Established in 2000, Manila Business College is duly accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Philippines and the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority.
📍 1671 MBC Bldg., Sta. Cruz Alvarez St, Santa Cruz, Manila, 1003 Metro Manila
University of the Cordilleras
Baguio City, Benguet
The University of the Cordilleras is a private university in Baguio City. The school situated at the city center, near Our Lady of Atonement Church. It has autonomous status granted by the Commission on Higher Education and is an ISO certified university, formerly known as Baguio Colleges Foundation.
📍 Gov. Pack Rd, Baguio, Benguet
STI College – Calamba
Calamba City, Laguna
From its humble beginnings on August 21, 1983 as a computer training center with only two campuses, STI now has campuses all over the Philippines and has diversified into ICT-enhanced programs in Information Technology, Business and Management, Tourism and Hospitality Management, Engineering, and Arts and Sciences.
📍 Bgry. Uno, National Highway, Calamba City, Laguna
📞 (049) 502 8225
National College of Science and Technology
The National College of Science and Technology (NCST) is one of the leading educational institutions in the vast growing locality of Dasmariñas City, Cavite. As a brainchild of a 23-year-old visionary entrepreneur in the person of Emerson B. Atanacio, NCST has slowly yet steadily carved its niche in the fast growing and very competitive educational arena not only in the province but in the entire CALABARZON region. With an initial enrollment of 550 students in 1998, the school has now increased tenfold from its original number as it now has a total population of 5,000 students in its conventional programs.
📍 Amafel Building Aguinaldo Highway, Dasmariñas City, Cavite
📞 (046) 416-NCST (6278)
Lyceum of the Philippines University –
General Trias, Cavite
The Lyceum of the Philippines University – Cavite is an institute of higher education located in the City of General Trias, in the province of Cavite. The campus opened its doors to the public in 2008, serving as the fifth campus of the Lyceum of the Philippines University.
📍 Governor’s Dr, General Trias, Cavite
📞(+6346) 481 – 1400
Systems Plus College Foundation
Balibago, Angeles City
Systems Plus College Foundation was organized in Balibago, Angeles City on June 27, 1985. Its primary purpose was to conduct seminars for those who were planning to enter the electronic data processing field as programmer encoders or system analysts.
Systems Plus started tutorial programs for student and professionals on July 7, 1985 (The School’s Foundation Day) with just 10 enrollees. By the following year, the number of enrollees jumped to 86.
📍 McArthur Highway, Balibago, Angeles City
📞 (045) 322-7723 (322-SPCF) (Local: 100-201)
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