Real Estate

Real Estate

Training Program

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Program Overview

Texas Real Estate is managed by the Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC). This agency sets forth guidelines, policies, and procedures for Real Estate in Texas. Del Mar College offers education contact hours as outlined by TREC. All Real Estate Salesperson applicants are required to complete 180 hours of education. Del Mar College offers the required hours over a six-class Real Estate program. Courses are held on a rotating basis.

Course offerings

  • In-Person: Classes are instructor-led on campus.
  • Online/“Live Stream”: Classes are instructor-led online through virtual meetings. A webcam or computer with camera is required.
  • DEARBORN Pay as You Go: Classes are 100% online, begin the first week of every month, and the purchase option allows registration per course.  Complete one course and pay as you go, then move on to the next.  Student have six months to complete each course including exams. 

Course schedule

Course Code Course Name CE Hours
RELE 1002 Principles of Real Estate I (TREC #121) 30
RELE 1039 Principles of Real Estate II (TREC #122) 30
RELE 2002 Law of Agency (TREC #1151) 30
RELE 1012 Law of Contracts (TREC #1251) 30
RELE 1000 Promulgated Contract Forms (TREC #351) 30
RELE 1020 Real Estate Finance (TREC #451) 30

Admissions Requirement

Per the Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC), students must be:

  • 18 years of age or older
  • A citizen of the United States or lawfully admitted alien
  • A resident of Texas

A criminal history may make you ineligible for a real estate license. Prior to enrolling in classes, students may request a criminal history evaluation by submitting a Fitness Determination form to TREC prior to applying for a license.  For more information visit the TREC website.

Program cost

  • Tuition: $198 to $220 per class

take the next step!

Upon successful completion of the Del Mar College Real Estate Program, students can submit required course completion documentation and Texas Real Estate License application to TREC. Once approved by TREC, students can take the exam to become a licensed Real Estate Salesperson. For more information regarding the TREC Real Estate Salesperson License exam, please visit the TREC website.

Testing information

Students have one year from the date of submitting the TREC Real Estate Salesperson License exam to meet all 180 hours of education.

Page last updated November 22, 2022.

Contact Information

Continuing Education
101 Baldwin Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78404

(361) 698-2122
1-800-652-3357 (Option #5)

Location:
3209 S. Staples St.
Corpus Christi, TX 78411