An educational program that helps high achieving, goal oriented, collaborative students earn undergraduate degrees and secure promising careers in real estate and related sectors.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

The Ferguson CLE Program

TUITION SUPPORT & FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE 

COaching, MENTORSHIP & Training program

Real Estate CAREER services

Connect 1:1 with certified coaches and a network of mentors to help you set and achieve personal and professional goals, measure progress, and realize your potential.
Supplement the good work of the universities you come from with a focus on professional development, technical, and soft skill training.

Earn a scholarship that allows you to focus on your studies and achieving the degree for a successful start in your career journey.

Help identify internships and full-time positions across the industry that empower you to choose a career path that fits you and your goals so you can thrive and and grow as a leader over time with the right support.

Connect 1:1 with certified coaches and a network of mentors to help you set and achieve personal and professional goals, measure progress, and realize your potential.
Supplement the good work of the universities you come from with a focus on professional development, technical, and soft skill training.

Coaching, MENTORSHIP & Training program

TUITION SUPPORT & FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

Real Estate CAREER Services

Earn a scholarship that allows you to focus on your studies and achieving the degree for a successful start in your career journey.

COACHING, MENTORSHIP & TRAINING PROGRAM

TUITION SUPPORT & FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

REAL ESTATE CAREER SERVICES

The CLE will be introducing students to career opportunities in at least 12 industry sectors, including real estate, infrastructure, hospitality and leisure, and healthcare services, principally senior housing.

COACHING, MENTORSHIP & TRAINING PROGRAM

TUITION SUPPORT & FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

REAL ESTATE CAREER SERVICES

Please note that we understand and emphasize that your #1 priority is to focus on and complete your degree. We have built the program and time requirements with that in mind and will partner with you to ensure success in that regard.

Timeline & expectations

Life as a Ferguson Fellow

This 2 Year Program begins in January of each year with several components:

  • 1:1 Coaching: Estimating 4-6 30 minute sessions per year
  • Mentorship through group sessions offered virtually each month
  • Access to 10-20 Hours of digital training focused on technical skills and soft skills that employers have reported as areas to focus on to set yourself apart
  • Optional site visits, conferences, specialty certifications, and in-person trainings offered annually for select participants

Enter the workforce as a highly qualified, well-trained candidate all while building your career as a future industry leader.

How it works

3. Build a career

Changing the face of Real Estate starts with you.

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis year-round. Apply today to take the first steps towards your bright future. 

1. Apply

The Ferguson CLE provides an opportunity to enter one of the most lucrative industries in the world and gives you access to a network of over 600+ hiring companies.

2. Network & Learn

The Ferguson Centers for Leadership Excellence works hand-in-hand with our university partners to introduce Ferguson Fellows to key sectors in real estate related industries where they may find promising careers. In addition to commercial real estate, sectors include hospitality and leisure, infrastructure, seniors housing, and medical office/life science.

Watch the video to learn from our president, Bill Ferguson, as he discusses the different sectors and companies within the real estate industry to help give perspective into possible careers opportunities that The Ferguson CLE can provide for you as a student.

Industry overview

Career Opportunities

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