Real Estate Continuing Education 101

Real Estate Continuing Education 101 | MS REALTORS Institute | Flowood, MS

As a real estate professional, staying up-to-date with industry trends and regulations is crucial. Continued education is a necessary component to remain competitive in a constantly evolving market. Continued education ensures that REALTORS® know about changes in the industry, including new laws, updated regulations, and emerging market trends. As a result, continued education provides REALTORS® with a competitive edge that benefits their clients, their businesses, and the industry as a whole.

Real Estate Continuing Education in Mississippi FAQs 

If you’re a REALTOR® or planning to be one, continuing education is your best way of keeping yourself abreast of the latest trends in the industry. Mississippi REALTORS® Institute is here to answer all of your questions regarding continuing education for REALTORS® to give a clearer picture of what you need to know.

How many hours of continuing education are required to renew a license in Mississippi?

In Mississippi, the Real Estate Commission requires REALTORS® to complete 16 hours of continuing education every two years to renew their licenses. REALTORS® in Mississippi must complete eight hours of required law classes: 4 hours of agency law, 2 hours of contract law, and 2 hours of license law, in addition to 8 hours of elective continuing education classes. 

Can continuing education for Mississippi REALTORS® be completed online? 

Fortunately, REALTORS® in Mississippi can complete their continued education online. Online courses provide flexibility and convenience, allowing REALTORS® to fit their coursework into their busy schedules.

How many hours of education are required to earn a real estate license in Mississippi? 

Individuals must complete 60 hours of pre-licensing education and pass the state licensing exam as well as work under the supervision of a Mississippi real estate broker. 

How many hours of post-licensing education is required to maintain a real estate license in the first year?

Individuals must complete  30-hours of post-licensing education within one year after being issued the temporary salesperson’s license. 

Become a REALTOR® in Mississippi Today | Continued Education Courses at MS REALTORS® Institute  

Continued education is essential for real estate professionals. For REALTORS® seeking a top-notch education experience, the Mississippi REALTORS® Institute is the best solution. The Institute offers a wide range of courses that meet the Real Estate Commission’s requirements and provide REALTORS® with the tools they need to succeed.

We offer online and in-person courses that are engaging, informative, and designed to equip REALTORS® with the knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in today’s market. All courses are taught by experienced real estate professionals. By investing in continued education, REALTORS® can stay ahead of the curve and provide their clients with exceptional service. Review our course offerings and book your next continuing education course online today.


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