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Illinois Real Estate License Courses

As approved by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, we are an authorized education provider of pre-license and post-license real estate courses.

Your New Career in Real Estate

IBA teachers have been the local leaders in Illinois for computerized and real estate education extending over two decades. Our students have consistently outperformed other exam candidates in multiple exam formats. Our reputation for highly-rated instructors and superior customer service explains why we have happy alumni nationwide.

Need help deciding which license type is right for you?

Become an Illinois Real Estate Broker

More aspiring Brokers choose IBA for their real estate education than any other school in Illinois.

We make it EASY to get a Broker license with programs to fit your schedule, leverage your learning style and importantly, by providing unparalleled support throughout your career.

Overview - Program Catalog - Class Schedule

Residential Leasing Agent
We offer two programs with one goal. Ease of completion!

Both of our streamlined programs are designed to help you learn everything you need to pass the state exam and quickly get licensed.

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Managing Broker
After holding an active Broker license (or out-of-state equivalent) for at least two years, you can complete additional education and upgrade to the Managing Broker license.

Unlike other schools, IBA offers this specialized training on an ongoing basis, so that you can start today!

Program Catalog
Compare Illinois Real Estate License Types
Leasing Agent Broker Managing Broker
Education & State Exam
Required Credit Hours 15 75 45
State exam style 50 Questions
Multiple Choice 140 Questions
Multiple Choice 10 Simulation Problems +
40 Questions Multiple Choice
State exam fee $35 $55 $55
License Features
Sell all property types
Lease residential property
Lease commercial property
Exchange all property types
Manage all property types
Supervision & Experience Requirements
Previous experience required None None 2 Years as a Broker
Must be supervised by a Managing Broker
Work under your own supervision
Supervise other licensees
Manage a sales or management office
Illinois Real Estate License Act of 2000 (Administrative Rules)

Looking to Advance and Become a Managing Broker?

IBA has the required courses for those who have already been licensed for two of the past three years and now wish to graduate and become an Illinois Managing Broker
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Illinois Real Estate Act of 2000 law requires that an individual complete 75 hours of real estate educational training in order to take the state broker's licensing examination. These 75 hours consist of a 60-hour Real Estate Broker Topics course and a 15-hour interactive training course, which can both be taken online. Both of these classes can be taken online and include an Illinois state required final examination. You can enroll in these courses by adding them to your cart from our course pages. Each of our courses include the course material, audio presentations, exercises, and practice quizzes. All of our topics courses also come with
Unlimited Online Access, Dedicated Customer Support, Course Access from Any Internet Device, Instructor Assistance, Printable Materials, Progress Tracking, and an Education Administrator