Tennessee Real Estate Continuing Education Requirements

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

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

Tennessee Real Estate License: All

Tennessee Real Estate Affiliate Brokers and Brokers are required to take 16 continuing education hours every 24 months. The TREC Core Course is a specific 6- hour course designated by the Commission. Licensees should remember that a failure to complete the TREC Core Course will prevent renewal of the license even if the licensee completes a total of 16 hours of education. 

NOTE: Pre-license courses may not be used for continuing education.

NOTE: The Commission could increase the number of hours in the required Core Course.

No Final Exam Passing Requirement

Online Limitations

There are no limits on the number of CE hours allowed to be taken online.


Roster Required: yes
Roster Process: Rosters are emailed every Thursday. Rosters are due within 10 days of course completion. Completions take 24-48 hours to post to the web. **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: Tennessee Real Estate Commission
Phone: 6157412273
Fax: 6157410313
Address: 500 James Robertson Pkwy 4th Floor Nashville, TN 37243

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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.