Arkansas Real Estate Continuing Education Requirements

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4 Mandatory Hours
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7 Total Hours
4 Mandatory Hours
3 Elective Hours
7 Total Hours
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18 Total Hours
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30 Total Hours

Learn what's required for your Real Estate License in Arkansas

This real estate licensing information summarizes the minimum requirements established by the Arkansas Real Estate Commission. We recommend you contact the Arkansas Real Estate Commission for more detailed information or changes.

If you obtain real estate licenses in multiple states, we recommend you check each state's requirements.

Arkansas Real Estate License: Salesperson and Non-Supervising Brokers

Total Hours Required: 7
Mandatory Hours: 4
Elective Hours: 3
Renewal Cycle in Years: 1
License Expiration Date: 09/30/2019
Education Cycle in Months: 12
Next Education Due Date: 12/31/2019
Arkansas Salespersons are required to take 7 continuing education hours every 12 months.

2019 Education Topics:
-1 hour of Safety
-3 hours of Required Advertising Review
-3 hours of elective hours

*First year renewals are not req'd to take CE but they are required to take 18 hours of post-licensing required in a classroom setting only.

Online Limitations

There is no limit to the number of CE hours that may be taken online.

Roster

Roster Required: yes
Roster Process: Rosters are submitted electronically every Thursday.  The roster MUST be sent within 2 weeks of completing the course.
**If you need or want the roster submitted earlier than the scheduled date, there is a $10 rush fee for that service.
Roster Sent: Every 7 days

Governing Agency

Name: Arkansas Real Estate Commission
Phone: 5016838010
Fax: 5016838020
Address: 612 S Summit St Little Rock, AR 72201

Arkansas Real Estate License: Supervising Brokers

Total Hours Required: 7
Mandatory Hours: 4
Elective Hours: 3
Renewal Cycle in Years: 1
License Expiration Date: 09/30/2019
Education Cycle in Months: 12
Next Education Due Date: 12/31/2019
Arkansas Salespersons are required to take 7 continuing education hours every 12 months.

2019 Education Topics:
-1 hour of Safety
-3 hours of Required Advertising Review
-3 hours of elective hours

*First year renewals are not req'd to take CE but they are required to take 18 hours of post-licensing required in a classroom setting only.

Online Limitations

There is no limit to the number of CE hours that may be taken online.

Roster

Roster Required: yes
Roster Process: Rosters are submitted electronically every Thursday.  The roster MUST be sent within 2 weeks of completing the course.
**If you need or want the roster submitted earlier than the scheduled date, there is a $10 rush fee for that service.
Roster Sent: Every 7 days

Governing Agency

Name: Arkansas Real Estate Commission
Phone: 5016838010
Fax: 5016838020
Address: 612 S Summit St Little Rock, AR 72201

Arkansas Real Estate License: Salesperson Post License Requirements

Total Hours Required: 18
Mandatory Hours: 0
Elective Hours: 0
Renewal Cycle in Years: 1
The AREC post-license requirement for a new salesperson is 18 classroom hours and must be taken by the end of the month six (6) months* after the date the individual was initially licensed. For example, a salesperson who is initially licensed on January 15, 2018, should complete post-license education by the end of July 2018.

McKissock recognizes these requirements but currently does not offer the post-license education.

Online Limitations

All Post License must be taken in Classroom setting (live) only.

Roster

Roster Required: yes
Roster Process: Rosters are submitted electronically every Thursday.  The roster MUST be sent within 2 weeks of completing the course.
**If you need or want the roster submitted earlier than the scheduled date, there is a $10 rush fee for that service.
Roster Sent: Every 7 days

Governing Agency

Name: Arkansas Real Estate Commission
Phone: 5016838010
Fax: 5016838020
Address: 612 S Summit St Little Rock, AR 72201

Arkansas Real Estate License: Broker Post License Requirements

Total Hours Required: 30
Mandatory Hours: 0
Elective Hours: 0
Renewal Cycle in Years: 1
A new broker must complete the 30 classroom hour AREC post-licensure course within six (6) months after the date the individual was initially licensed.

McKissock recognizes these requirements but currently does not offer the post-license education.

Online Limitations

All Post License must be taken in Classroom setting (live) only.

Roster

Roster Required: yes
Roster Process: Rosters are submitted electronically every Thursday.  The roster MUST be sent within 2 weeks of completing the course.
**If you need or want the roster submitted earlier than the scheduled date, there is a $10 rush fee for that service.
Roster Sent: Every 7 days

Governing Agency

Name: Arkansas Real Estate Commission
Phone: 5016838010
Fax: 5016838020
Address: 612 S Summit St Little Rock, AR 72201

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.