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California Real Estate Agent License Courses

Pioneering Real Estate Licensing Education in California

When you choose Brightwood College, powered by Kaplan Real Estate Education, as your California real estate school, you choose a team of individuals invested in your success at becoming a California real estate agent. We understand the California real estate agent license requirements and will provide you with all of the tools you need to be successful in your new career.

As a licensed California real estate agent, you will be able to help clients buy, sell, and rent properties. To become a California real estate agent, you must:

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Provide proof of completion in 135 credit hours of required education: Real Estate Principles (45 hours), Real Estate Practice (45 hours), and one additional California Bureau of Real Estate (BRE) state-approved course (45 hours). We highly recommend our course Legal Aspects of Real Estate, as it is designed to cover testable material on the state's licensing exam.
  • Pass the California Real Estate Exam with a score of 70% or better
  • File your license application with the BRE, along with the fee, within one year of the exam date
  • Submit your Live Scan Request (for submitting fingerprints)

Visit our State Requirements page for complete information including mandatory waiting periods for final exams.

Get Your California Real Estate License - Choose Your Licensing Package Below! 

California 135-Hour Salesperson Licensing Packages
Career Launcher OnDemand Package (135-Credit Hours)
39-Hours Instructor-Led Review
California Real Estate Principles Textbook
California Real Estate Practice Textbook
Legal Aspects of Real Estate Textbook
Brightwood Exclusive: Weekly online webinar led by an instructor, answering student questions on a selected topic.
Terms and Definitions Audio CD
California Drill and Practice Question Bank
Prepare for success on Exam Day with focused preparation.
Kick-start your career with this two-day live-classroom boot camp that includes 4 weeks of follow-up coaching.

Delivery
Method
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Hours
Price  
Live Class California Real Estate Principles with Exam Prep Class Package (45-Credit Hours) 45 $439.00 View Details 
OnDemand California Real Estate Principles with Exam Prep OnDemand Course Package (45-Credit Hours) 45 $439.00 View Details 
Home Study California Real Estate Agent Flash Cards 0 $39.00 View Details 

Three Ways to Complete Your CA Real Estate Licensing Education

No two students’ schedules are exactly alike. That’s why we offer you three distinctly different educational delivery vehicles to help you complete your California real estate salesperson license requirements—online OnDemand Review courses, Live Classroom courses, and Textbook Home Study courses. Plus, all coursework is approved by the California Bureau of Real EstateYour courses are offered by Brightwood College | San Antonio (Ingram).

Have you completed your required education, but need to pass the California real estate exam? Check out our California Real Estate Agent Exam Prep courses

If you are already licensed and would like to upgrade your license, visit our Broker Licensing courses.