A. Purpose & Scope:
This policy complies with Section I of the Middle States Commission on Higher
Education Verification of Compliance with Accreditation-Relevant Federal
Regulations. Compliance of student identity verification for assessment of significant
exams within a face-to-face, blended, and online setting in the Real Estate Training Institute Learning Management System (LMS) requires Student Identity Verification.

B. Definition(s):
Pre-Matriculation – Activities conducted by potential students during the enrollment
process prior to admission to the Real Estate Training Institute.
Post-Matriculation – Activities conducted by students admitted to the Real Estate Training Institute.
Face to Face Education – Includes all course sections with synchronous meeting times
indicated in the class schedule, even if some online course delivery occurs in the
RETI Learning Management System (LMS).

C. Policy:
The Real Estate Training Institute Verification of Student Identity (VSI) policy applies to all credit-bearing face-to-face, blended, and online education programs and courses. Post-matriculation students receive a password as a secure single-source login to access RETI systems. Students must use the standard set of rules to create secure passwords.

Students must keep their login credentials and ID card secure and not share this
information with anyone. The Real Estate Training Institute Acceptable Use Policy requires all users to “Protect user identification, password information, and system from unauthorized use” prohibiting unauthorized use of another user’s account including account sharing.

Students must abide by Real Estate Training Institute Policies related to Academics, Academic Integrity, and Technology Utilization as possible sanctions may occur for all
Policies violations. Therefore, students must provide accurate and verifiable information related to their identity throughout their time at the Real Estate Training Institute.

D. Faculty teaching 100% online courses are required to verify student identity for significant exams.

E. Distance and Online Education – Includes one or more of the following synchronous or asynchronous education technology delivery systems:

  1. Internet/IP based video conferencing and/or web-based video conferencing,
  2. One-way and two-way transmissions through open broadcast, closed circuit,
    cable, microwave, broadband lines, fiber optics, satellite, or wireles communications devices,
  3. Telephone, audio, or video conferencing,
  4. Online course shells within the RETI LMS, and
  5. External commercial course instruction and evaluation systems used in conjunction with any of the other technologies herein listed.

F. Information
For questions, please contact Real Estate Training Institute
EMAIL: information@msrealtycourses.com and/or by PHONE: 228-354-8585.