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Frequently Asked Questions

Requirements for Obtaining
a Real Estate License


bullet18 years of age or older
bulletHigh school diploma or G.E.D.
bullet6 semester credit hours in real estate courses from an accredited college or university or 96 classroom hours from a Oklahoma approved proprietary school (Courses must be completed prior to taking the Real Estate Licensing Examination)
bullet Apply for and pass examination
bulletSubmit your application for licensure, fees, transcripts, copy of college or high school diploma or G.E.D to the Real Estate Commission
bulletAffiliate with a sponsoring broker before your license is activated

* Notify the Oklahoma Real Estate Commission and request a Privacy Act Waiver prior to taking any courses or examination if you have been convicted of a crime which is a felony offense.

To make a reservation to take the examination, call: 800.274.5629. Cancellations must be made a minimum of four days in advance. There are approximately seven examination sites in Oklahoma, e,  and Lawton. You will need to bring to the testing center: two forms of identification, your reservation confirmation number, and the examination fee in the form of a cashiers check, certified check or money order. Exams are scored immediately on site. Candidates will be provided the forms necessary to apply for their real estate license upon passing the examination. Licensees may not begin work until their license has been received by the office of their principal broker. Sales Associates are exempt from required continuing education for the first calendar year in which they are licensed.


bullet 18 years of age or older
bulletHonest, truthful and of good reputation
bulletHigh school diploma or G.E.D.
bulletSponsored by an Lawton broker
bulletSuccessfully complete each of the following at an institute of higher education:
  1. 30 classroom hours in real estate principles and practices
  2. 30 classroom hours in Lawton real estate law including, civil rights, housing discrimination and desegregation problems
  3. 30 classroom hours in real estate appraisal
  4. 30 classroom hours in real estate finance
bulletApply for and pass examination

* After you have become licensed, you will have to complete an additional ten-hour post licensure course. Only after you have completed the ten-hour post licensure course will your continuing education courses count for the 30 hours of continuing education required to be completed every three years to maintain your license.

In order to schedule the real estate examination, your application, examination fee and photocopies of your transcript or certificate of completion of educational requirements must be received by the Lawton Division of Real Estate. A 2"x 2" photograph of you must be enclosed and the application must be typed. Within ten days you will receive a notice to appear for the test. You must bring a picture I.D. issued by the Bureau of Motor Vehicles and your notice to appear letter.

For any additional information contact the AMERICAN REAL ESTATE Career Development Coordinator


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