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Workforce Development

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College of Southern Maryland
8730 Mitchell Rd
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910

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Summer 2015 Schedules (June - August 2015)

Community Education
Summer 2015 Schedule (.pdf)

Workforce Development
Summer 2015 Schedule (.pdf)

Please be advised that the Interactive PDF versions of the continuing education schedules are for reference only and do not reflect course availability or cancellations. For the most up-to-date information about course availability, please use Online Services.

Coming Soon...

Did you know our Lead Coordinator at the La Plata campus was a Kid' and Teen College student, became a counselor, then an assistant coordinator, a teacher of our courses and then a coordinator.  That is dedication to our program.  Thank you to Sarah Massie for all your hard work.

Workforce Development

Real Estate

Freddie Mac, Forbes, and other sources are all touting a real estate housing recovery is under way. Two major careers are required in order to complete real estate transactions - Real Estate Agents and Real Estate Appraisers. Both must be licensed in Maryland in order to practice their craft in the state. CSM offers Career Starters to help individuals interested in a career in real estate as well as Career Training for individuals interested in investing in the real estate market.


Real Estate Agent

Course Number Course Name
BUS 9580 Real Estate Principles and Practices for Salesperson License 60

Real Estate Appraiser

Course Number Course Name Class Hours
REL 5040  Real Estate: Appraisal Principles & Procedures 60
REL 5050 Real Estate: Appraisal Practices and Analyses Part 1 30
REL 5060 Real Estate: Appraisal Practices and Analyses Part 2 45 
REL 5020 Real Estate: Appraisal Standards and Ethics 15


Course Name Class
BUS-5860 Real Estate Investing 24

For more information on

Real Estate Agent contact: 

Real Estate Appraiser contact:

Paula Coluzzi
Program Coordinator
Business and Information Technology

Center for Trades and Energy Training

Ruena Long
Administrative Assistant/ 
Web Management Specialist
Business and Information Technology

Course Coordinator
Center for Trades and Energy Training


Connie Coyle
Program Assistant
Center for Trades and Energy Training



For a complete listing of courses that CSM offers, please refer to the Continuing Education Schedule of Classes.