Your path to a real estate license If you're a self-starter, enjoy working with clients and love the thought of closing real estate deals, investing in a real estate license is for you. Becoming a successful real estate agent takes a combination of investing time in pre-licensing courses, passing the state and national real estate exam and finding a broker and resources to guide your career. Kick-start your career with our online real estate school Select State Select State California Texas How to become a real estate agentBe sure to check with your state's licensing board on official requirements, as they sometimes change. Step 1. Complete your pre-licensing education Prospective real estate agents must take the real estate pre-licensing course from an approved real estate licensing school, like Allied. Once you complete your course, be sure to obtain your official transcripts or certificate of completion from the school, which is required for your real estate license application. TAKE THE LICENSING COURSE Step 2. Pass your real estate exam After you complete your pre-licensing course and pass the final exam, you'll schedule your state licensing real estate exam. You'll encounter some of the questions on the exam that you didn't cover in your pre-licensing courses, so be sure to look for exam prep programs that will walk you through practice questions for your state. PASS THE REAL ESTATE EXAM Step 3. Launch your real estate career Congratulations on passing your exam! Now you're ready to find a broker to work who can help you start your career on strong footing. VISIT REAL ESTATE CAREER HUB Have a question?Connect with an enrollment advisor today Why enroll with Allied? State approved courses High exam pass rate Course content created by local experts Take pre-licensing courses at your own pace Live support Stay up-to-date and grow your skills. Subscribe to the Real Estate Career Hub. First name is required Last name is required Email is required State is required Select State AlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareWashington D.C.FloridaGeorgiaGuamHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaPuerto RicoRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirgin IslandsVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyoming Thanks! Your free career guide will be emailed to you shortly.