🔶 60-hour Real Estate Broker Pre-License Topics course
The 60-hour Broker Pre-License Topics course is a mandatory component of Illinois broker pre-license education. Our self-guided online course from IBA Center allows you to study in the comfort of your own home.
If you are interested in obtaining an Illinois broker license, you must successfully complete the Broker Pre-License Topics course AND the 15-Hour Broker Prelicense Applied Real Estate Principles Course
in order to sit for the State and National real estate license exam.
Online, Self-Guided Course Orientation
Your choice of textbook or searchable eBook: Modern Real Estate Practice in Illinois
($48 value; non-refundable)
The course will cover information on real estate math, concepts, brokerage, real property, contracts, the Illinois Real Estate License Act of 2000, financing, property management, appraisal, use controls for government and private land, fair housing, environmental issues, closing, and the updated TILA/RESPA information.
The 60-hour Broker Pre-License Topics course is a self-guided course with online reading, videos and quizzes to show student participation and proficiency. You must score at least 75% on a module review to advance to the next module. You will be able to retake all quizzes to achieve 75% or better, and until you are confident in your knowledge of the coursework.
Students must have the course at least 10 days before they will be processed as complete.
It is highly recommended that you are 100% complete with your 60-hour coursework prior to taking the 15-hour interactive course.
After completing this course, you will be ready to take the 15-hour Broker Pre-License Applied Real Estate Principles webinar which is delivered live on a preset schedule. You can attend any one of those sessions.
Textbook: A physical textbook is sent via UPS on weekdays during business hours. The textbook is for those who learn best with physical materials.
eBook: A link and access code are sent electronically on weekdays during business hours. The eBook is a paperless study option. It is uniquely portable for people who are busy and always on the move! It is searchable, allowing you to browse for select keywords. Please note: the eBook is for students who do not require printed materials. It is not printable.
Course Materials: You will access all of the course content online via our Student Portal.
Courses expire 180 days from the date of purchase. Students requiring longer than 180 days, but less than 365 days from the date of purchase are eligible to purchase an extension at the cost of $50. The extension period shall not exceed 90 days and may not be extended past one year from the original date of purchase.