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How to Get a License

 

“Creating and supporting professional, ethical, career-minded real estate agents!

 

 

Education is key to you being more competent, confident and profitable!

We are pleased that you are interested in getting a Kansas real estate license and are here to help.  In order to gain a Kansas real estate license, you must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Complete Education for Salesperson License (Two 30 hour Courses)
    • Principles of Real Estate Course (30 hours).  Upon completion of this course, you will receive a Certificate of Completion (valid for 12 months) and you are now able to take the licensing exam.
      • Classes held every January - April - June - August - October in various schedule formats.
      • $190 - but take the Kansas Practice Course in same month and pay only $175
        • JANUARY (Saturdays plus Monday & Wednesday evenings)
          • Jan 11 . . . 8:30 am - 5:00 pm | Jan 13 & 15 . . .  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm | Jan 18 . . . 8:30 am - 5:00 pm | Jan 20 & 22 . . . 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
        • APRIL . . . CANCELED
        • JUNE . . . CANCELED
        • AUGUST (Saturdays & Sundays) . . . LIMITED SEATING with SOCIAL DISTANCING CLASSROOM
          • Aug 8, 9, 15, 16 . . . 8:30 am - 5:00 pm 
        • OCTOBER/NOVEMBER (Monday thru Thursday) . . . LIMITED SEATING with SOCIAL DISTANCING CLASSROOM
          • Oct 26, 27, 28, 29 . . . 8:30 am - 5:00 pm 
    • Kansas Practice Course (30 hours).  Upon completion of this course, you will receive a Certificate of Completion (valid for 6 months). The course is required for all Kansas residents and for all nonresidents and may be completed either before or after the licensure exam. Upon completion of the course, the school will issue a certificate of completion which must be filed with the license application. 
      • Classes held every January - April - June - August - October in various schedule formats.
      • $190 - but take the Kansas Practice Course in same month and pay only $175
        • JANUARY (Saturdays plus Monday & Wednesday evenings)
          • Jan 11 . . . 8:30 am - 5:00 pm | Jan 13 & 15 . . .  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm | Jan 18 . . . 8:30 am - 5:00 pm | Jan 20 & 22 . . . 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
        • APRIL . . . CANCELED
        • JUNE . . . CANCELED
        • AUGUST (Saturdays & Sundays) . . . LIMITED SEATING with SOCIAL DISTANCING CLASSROOM
          • Aug 22, 23, 29, 30 . . . 8:30 am - 5:00 pm 
        • OCTOBER/NOVEMBER (Monday thru Thursday) . . . LIMITED SEATING with SOCIAL DISTANCING CLASSROOM
          • Nov 2, 3, 4, 5 . . . 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

  • Pass the Licensing Exam ($82). Both the general and state sections must be passed within 12 months of completing the Pre-License Education.
    • Download the PearsonVue Candidate Handbook  for information on exam scheduling and procedures.
    • A License Application is provided with the passing exam score. 
  • Complete an FBI Background Check ($60). Fingerprint cards are available from course providers, at KS licensing exam centers, or may be requested from the Kansas Real Estate Commission.
  • Complete Your Salesperson License Application. ($15 non-refundable and prorated fees)
    • Must be filed within from whichever occurs earliest:
      • Six months of completing the Kansas Practice Course.
      • Six months of the exam pass date. If sections were passed on different dates, the earlier date starts the clock.
    • Affiliate with a licensed Kansas Real Estate Broker; application must be signed by a supervising or branch broker certifying the applicant’s honesty, trustworthiness, and good reputation and acknowledging any pending charge, conviction, diversion, or suspended imposition of sentence received by the applicant.  View a Roster of RSCK real estate brokerages
      • An original license cannot be issued on inactive status.
    • Provide any applicable supporting documentation.

 

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