Licensing Requirements

The first steps in your real estate career will be to obtain a real estate license and become affiliated (sponsored) with a real estate company i.e. with Sibcy Cline.

1. Licensing requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be a high school graduate or the holder of an equivalency degree (GED)
  • Must be sponsored by an Ohio Real Estate Broker – Contact Us
  • Successfully complete a 120-hour pre-licensing course
  • Pass a state licensing examination
  • Not have been convicted of a felony or a crime of moral turpitude. Not have violated any civil rights laws regarding real estate within the past two years as determined by a Court of law or violated any rules of the Ohio Division of Real Estate.

Complete information can be obtained through the Ohio Division of Real Estate.

2. Where can I take the pre-license course?

Posted below are educational institutions that offer the state required pre-licensing courses. Sibcy Cline does not endorse any one institution. Costs and course schedules will vary.

Cincinnati State Technical College
Cincinnati
513-569-1620 (Call directly for program information)

Davis College
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(Online Classes, Offers A Free Trial)

Hondros College
(Online & Classroom courses)
Cincinnati
1-888-HONDROS

Sinclair Community College
(Online & Classroom courses)
Mason
513-339-1212

UC Clermont College
Cincinnati Bus. Div.
513-732-5218

3. How do I obtain sponsorship?

Contact Us

1. Licensing requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be a high school graduate or the holder of an equivalency degree (GED)
  • Must be sponsored by an Ohio Real Estate Broker – Contact Us
  • Successfully complete a 120-hour pre-licensing course
  • Pass a state licensing examination
  • Not have been convicted of a felony or a crime of moral turpitude. Not have violated any civil rights laws regarding real estate within the past two years as determined by a Court of law or violated any rules of the Ohio Division of Real Estate.

Complete information can be obtained through the Ohio Division of Real Estate.

2. Where can I take the pre-license course?

Posted below are educational institutions that offer the state required pre-licensing courses. Sibcy Cline does not endorse any one institution. Costs and course schedules will vary.

Clark State Community College
(Online & Classroom courses)
Springfield, OH
937-328-8040

Davis College
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(Online Classes, Offers A Free Trial)

Dayton REALTORS ®
Dayton
937-223-0900

Hondros College
(Online & Classroom courses)
Dayton
937-879-1982

Sinclair Community College
(Online & Classroom courses)
Dayton
937-512-3000

3. How do I obtain sponsorship?

Contact Us

1. Licensing requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be a high school graduate or the holder of an equivalency degree (GED)
  • Submit a criminal background check
  • Successfully complete a 96-hour pre-licensing course
  • Pass a state licensing examination
  • Affiliate with a real estate broker (also known as sponsorship)

Complete information can be obtained through the Kentucky Real Estate Commission.

2. Where can I take the pre-license course?

Posted below are educational institutions that offer the state required pre-licensing courses. Sibcy Cline does not endorse any one institution. Costs and course schedules will vary.

Career Development Center, Inc.
2 My Classes LLC
Live Web Cam Classes
859-474-0448

Davis College
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(Online Classes, Offers A Free Trial)

Great Way To Learn
(aka Thornton’s Real Estate Academy)

(Online courses)

Northern Kentucky Association of Realtors
(Online & Classroom courses)
Edgewood, KY
800-264-2185

Real Estate Express
McKissock Learning
844-701-2946
(online courses)

3. How do I obtain sponsorship?

Contact Us

1. Licensing requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be a high school graduate or the holder of an equivalency degree (GED)
  • Successfully complete a 90-hour licensing course
  • Pass a state licensing examination
  • Affiliate with a real estate broker (also known as sponsorship)

Complete information can be obtained through the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency.

2. Where can I take the pre-license course?

Real Estate Certification Program
Bloomington, IN
800-742-4067

Real Estate Express
McKissock Learning
844-701-2946
(online courses)

3. How do I obtain sponsorship?

Contact Us