Mortgage Banking

WHAT IS IT?

The Mortgage Brokerage and Banking program prepares students with the knowledge and skills necessary for initial employment in the mortgage brokerage and banking industry and facilitates advanced employment opportunities for persons already employed in the industry.

WHERE THE JOBS ARE • CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Mortgage professionals in San Diego work for mortgage bankers, brokers, wholesale lenders, banks/credit unions, law offices, and real estate offices, title and escrow companies, savings bank/thrift, and mortgage insurance companies – everywhere real estate business is performed.

Occupations include: loan processor, loan officer, account executive, loan underwriter, loan closer, document coordinator, customer service representative, Title officer, escrow officer, real estate consultant.

CERTIFICATES & DEGREES

The Mortgage Brokerage and Banking program provides overall education and training for entry-level employment in the mortgage industry through certificates of completion, certificates of achievement and associate in science degrees. Individual courses may meet continuing education real estate license requirements in the State of California. San Diego Miramar College is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

WORK EXPERIENCE/INTERNSHIPS

Upon completion of a San Diego Miramar College Mortgage Brokerage and Banking Certificate, students are eligible to apply for an internship and to work under the guidance of a practicing professional. Students can receive work experience credit for performing tasks typically assigned to a loan processor, loan underwriter or loan closer. Recommended electives include appraisal and accounting classes.

ENROLLMENT

Enrollment is open to high school graduates and persons with or without a high school degree who are 18 or older.

COSTS

San Diego Miramar College is a community college with low enrollment fees established by the California State Legislature. Veteran’s Affairs (VA) benefits, scholarships, and other financial aid are available to qualifying students.

NEED MORE INFORMATION?

Admissions Office • (858) 536-7844 • (619) 388-7844

Mortgage Banking Program • (858) 536-7422 • (619) 388-7422

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