South Dakota Real Estate Continuing Education Requirements

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Learn what's required for your Real Estate License in South Dakota

This real estate licensing information summarizes the minimum requirements established by the South Dakota Real Estate Commission. We recommend you contact the South Dakota 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.

South Dakota Real Estate License: Broker Associate and (Responsible) Broker

South Dakota Real Estate Licensees are required to take 24 hours of continuing education every 2 years. At least 12 of the 24 hours must include study in any combination of the following areas: Real Estate Contracts, Real Estate License Law, Fair Housing, Ethics, Environmental Issues, Antitrust, The American with Disabilities Act, or Brokerage Services.

Online Limitations

No more than 8 hours of CE may be taken in one day. There are no limits on the number of CE hours allowed to be taken online.

Roster

Roster Required: yes
Roster Process: Rosters are emailed every Friday. It is not necessary for rosters to be received before a licensee can renew. **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: South Dakota Real Estate Commission
Phone: 6057733600
Fax: 6057734356
Address: 221 W. Capitol Ave. Suite 101 Pierre, SD 57501

South Dakota Real Estate License: Property Manager

Property Managers renewing an active license must complete at least 24 hours of continuing education during the preceding two license years.  At least 12 of the 24 hours must include study in any combination of the following subject areas:  Real Estate Contracts, Real Estate License Law, Fair Housing, Ethics, Environmental Issues, Antitrust, The American with Disabilities Act (ADA), or Brokerage Services.

Online Limitations

No more than 8 hours of CE may be taken in one day.  There are no limits on the number of CE hours allowed to be taken online.

Roster

Roster Required: yes
Roster Process: Rosters are emailed every Friday. It is not necessary for rosters to be received before a licensee can renew. **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: South Dakota Real Estate Commission
Phone: 6057733600
Fax: 6057734356
Address: 221 W. Capitol Ave. Suite 101 Pierre, SD 57501

South Dakota Real Estate License: Residential Rental Agent

Residential Rental Agents must complete at least 12 hours of continuing education during the preceding two license years in the areas of property management, fair housing, lease of real property, real estate contracts, and real estate license law.

Online Limitations

No more than 8 hours of CE may be taken in one day. There are no limits on the number of CE hours allowed to be taken online.

Roster

Roster Required: yes
Roster Process: Rosters are emailed every Friday. It is not necessary for rosters to be received before a licensee can renew. **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: South Dakota Real Estate Commission
Phone: 6057733600
Fax: 6057734356
Address: 221 W. Capitol Ave. Suite 101 Pierre, SD 57501

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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.