Online Real Estate License NY

online real estate salesperson license

Our comprehensive online real estate license ny course covers the fundamentals of the real estate profession and helps prepare students to not only pass the state licensing exam, but successfully enter their new career and start earning commissions.

RETC offers you the convenience of online education for real estate training to complete the 77-hour Real Estate License course. Our proven module approach is divided into 20 sessions that can be taken in any order. Begin the course at any time and go at your own pace – you have four months to complete the Real Estate License program. Some students on the fast track to launch their real estate career can finish in as few as 10 days. Upon satisfactory completion of all 20 sessions, students are prepared to sit for both the RETC and New York State licensure exams.


Online Real Estate License NY Course Packages & Registration

Basic Package

  • 77-hour Online Real Estate Salesperson License Course

Price: $495.00Learn More


  • NY Real Estate Salespersons Book – $50
  • Shipped – $60


Real Estate License Requirements

  • You must be at least 18 years of age.
  • You must be sponsored by a state licensed real estate broker.
  • Your record must be clear of any felony convictions (some exceptions may apply).
  • You must successfully complete an approved 75-hour qualifying course such as the Real Estate License course from RETC. If you completed the 45-hour salesperson qualifying course prior to July 1, 2008, you may complete the 30-hour remedial course to meet licensure requirements. Learn more about the gap courses RETC offers. <Link to Remedial Gap Course page>
  • You must have a current NYS Driver License or DMV-issued Non-Driver ID.
  • You must pass the State of New York Real Estate Salesperson exam.

The Process

  • Complete RETC’s 77-hour Real Estate License Course (Salesperson), finishing all 20 sessions.
  • Take the RETC course final exam.
  • Take the State of New York Real Estate Salesperson exam.
  • Apply for your real estate salesperson license with your sponsoring broker when you pass both exams.

NY State Exam

You must make an online reservation in order to sit for the State exam. We recommend you make your reservation as soon as possible, even if you intend to take the exam in a few months. Register for the NY State Exam.