Real Estate Broker
Major Code: 165B

Certificate of Achievement

The Real Estate Broker certificate prepares students for entry into the field. Upon successful completion of this certificate, students have met the pre-license requirements to be eligible for the Illinois Real Estate Broker Examination. All real estate brokers and managing brokers must be licensed by the State of Illinois to conduct transactions in Illinois.

Program Requirements6

Requirements for the Illinois Real Estate Broker Examination:
  • 21 years of age or older
  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Successful completion of the 90 hours of Broker pre-license coursework 
  • Hold an original Uniform Real Estate Transcript (provided by WCC)
Requirements for the Illinois Real Estate Broker License:
  • 21 years of age or older
  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Successful completion of the 90 hours of Broker pre-license coursework
  • Hold an original Uniform Real Estate Transcript (provided by WCC)
  • Sponsorship by an Illinois licensed Managing Broker
  • Successfully pass the Illinois Real Estate Broker Examination
Requirements for the Waubonsee Community College Certificate of Achievement:
  • REL100 Real Estate Broker Pre-License5
  • REL105 Real Estate Broker Pre-License: Applied Principles1

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