South Carolina Real Estate Continued Education Information

Total Hours: 8 hours


Eight (8) hours to renew as Active. Four (4) hours must be the mandatory core course, the additional four (4) hours are electives (may take distance education/online courses).

Renewal Cycle: Biennial 

Renewal Deadline:  June 30th

Core Hours: 4 hours


Frequently Asked Questions

How Do I Renew My South Carolina Real Estate License?

Renewals begin on May 1st. Renewal notices will be mailed out on May 1st with online renewal login information however it is the responsibility of the licensee to renew whether or not they receive notice. You can login through online services and pay via credit card or electronic check. The renewal link will be posted on the SC Real Estate Commission’s main webpage. 

How Much Does It Cost To Renew My Real Estate License?

  • Broker-in-Charge/Property Manager-in-Charge: $75 per office supervised
  • Broker/Property Manager: $55
  • Inactive Salesperson, Broker or Property Manager: $120
  • Timeshare Salesperson: $50

Does South Carolina Have Reciprocity With Any Other State?

The South Carolina Real Estate Commission will accept continued education from any of the 50 states.  

Who Submits Completed Continued Education?

At this time it is the licensee’s responsibility to submit all continued education. The South Carolina Real Estate Commission will soon require the provider to submit. 

Are you approved through the state?

Real Estate Training Institute is currently waiting for the South Carolina Real Estate Commission to approve us. 

Contact Information  

Synergy Business Park; Kingstree Building
110 Centerview Dr.
Columbia, S.C. 29210

(803) 896-4300 | Office Hours: 8:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

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