Ohio Licensing Requirements

  • Eighteen (18) years of age
  • High School Diploma, or equivalent
  • No felony convictions, moral crimes or civil rights violations involving real estate with the last 2 years
  • Complete 120 classroom hours of Real Estate courses, including the following:
    • 40 hours in Principles and Practices of Real Estate
    • 40 hours in Real Estate Law
    • 20 hours in Real Estate Finance
    • 20 hours in Real Estate Appraisal
  • Obtain Ohio broker or real estate company sponsorship prior to filing your test application with the Ohio Division of Real Estate
  • Successfully pass the real estate sales licensee exam

Hondros Real Estate Course

For more information or to obtain Ohio Broker sponsorship, contact:
Patti Stehlin 513-682-4767

Kentucky Licensing Requirements

  • Eighteen (18) years of age
  • High School Diploma, or equivalent
  • Complete six (6) semester credit hours in real estate courses from a Kentucky Approved Proprietary School prior to taking the real estate exam
  • When applying for a license, one must submit to a criminal background check
  • If also licensed in another state, you must include with your license application, a "License Certification" from the state. A copy of the license is NOT acceptable
  • Upon passing the exam, candidates must apply for licensure within 60 days of passing the test, or forfeit the exam results

For more information, contact:
Nelson Rennekamp 859-344-8700

Indiana Licensing Requirements

  • Eighteen (18) years of age
  • Complete fifty-four (54) hours of real estate pre-licensing courses
  • Obtain Certificates of Completion and testing center number (given after completing and passing pre-licensing courses)
  • You have one year from the date on the Certificate of Completion to pass the exam
  • You have one-hundred and twenty (120) days after passing the exam to apply for your actual license

To complete education requirements, contact:

  • Real Estate Certification Program Center 1-800-742-4067
  • Ivy Tech State College 1-888-489-5463