South Carolina Real Estate Courses

Elite ESCP Real Estate School

 

South Carolina Salesman License Requirements.

Be at least 18 years of age

Complete a total of 90 hours of real estate education:

Approved education consists of the following two courses.

60 Hour South Carolina Real Estate Principles Pre-License Course (Unit 1)

30 Hour South Carolina Advanced Principles Course  (Unit 2)

Complete the Licensing Application

Submit Fingerprints and a Background Check


*Eligibility to take the state exam starts after the completion of the 60 Hour Pre-License Course. Student/candidate must have passed the 60 Hour Pre-license course and completed the 30 Advanced Principles Course before applying for a South Carolina Salesman License.

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PERSONS LICENSED IN OTHER STATES MOVING TO SOUTH CAROLINA

All applicants must meet the requirements outlined previously for residents as to age, education, and experience. Only non-residents who are licensed in another state may qualify to take the South Carolina state exam without taking the SC qualifying courses. South Carolina resident applicants must take a prelicensing course even if licensed in another jurisdiction.

 
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*Entry Level Course for Real Estate Agents

South Carolina Principles Unit I Salesperson Pre-license 60 Hour Course

$389

(This course is needed to take the South Carolina State Exam)

Start your real estate career off right by learning everything mandated by the South Carolina Real Estate Commission.

From the principles of real estate law to fair housing, this 60-hour, interactive, online course will prepare you for a successful career in real estate. Learn about the latest South Carolina Laws, along with the rules and regulations of the South Carolina Real Estate Commission. With new instructional videos and an interactive course design, this course offers the full package for beginning your real estate career.

South Carolina Advanced Principles Unit 2 Salesperson Pre-license 30 Course

$169

(This course is followed by the Unit 1 course and is needed to obtain a licensee after passing the state exam) 

Learn how to apply real estate principles to your daily activities. In this course you will learn about agency and property disclosure, real estate contracts, ethics, measurements and valuation, and specialty topics. This online course includes quiz questions, interactive activities, case studies, unit exams, common real estate forms, and videos to help you master the material.

South Carolina Pre-License Packages: 


South Carolina Salesman Gold Package

$429

Included:

Unit I Pre-license 60 Hour Course

State & National Exam Prep

Optional Add-ons:

National Interactive Study Group
Real Estate Study Package (Reference, MP3 and Flashcard Package)
Modern Real Estate Practice Book
Real Estate Math Video Library

South Carolina Salesman Platinum Package 

$529

Included:

Unit I Pre-license 60 Hour Course

Unit II Pre-license 30 Hour Course

State & National Exam Prep

Optional Add-ons:

National Interactive Study Group
Real Estate Study Package (Reference, MP3 and Flashcard Package)
Modern Real Estate Practice Book
Real Estate Math Video Library

Package Questions:

What’s the difference between the Gold & Platinum Packages?

The Gold & Platinum packages both come with exam preparation.

The Gold Package includes the unit 1 course needed to take the state exam in addition to exam preparation to help the student prepare and pass the exam.

The Platinum Package includes the unit 1 and unit 2 courses in addition to exam preparation. The unit 1 course is needed to take the state exam and the unit 2 courses is needed to apply for a real estate license after completing the unit 1 course and the state exam.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start?

Your course starts on the date of purchase and is available immediately.

How long do I have to complete the course?

Students have 6 months to complete the course from the date of purchase (Time of enrollment).

How long does it typically take to complete the course?

It typically takes the average student 4-6 weeks to complete the pre-license course.

Do we offer a cram/crash course?

Exam preparation is the online equivalent to a cram/crash course that a student can take at their own pace as many times as needed.  

What if I don’t understand something in the course?

Every course comes with an assigned instructor who will make contact with you by email, phone, or a combination within 24-48 hours after your enrollment. Instructors are available throughout the day and night within reason to assist students with course materials and general license questions.

Do I have to take a final exam?

Yes, all pre-license courses require a proctored final exam. Proctoring requirements vary by state. However generally students are able to choose their own proctor so as long as they are not close family and are subject to approval by the school. The proctor will be sent a proctor form and a code that will enable the student to take their final exam from any suitable location for the student and proctor.

What if I fail the final exam?

If a student fails the final exam the instructor will conduct a review with the student prior to retaking the final exam. If a student fails the final exam twice, the student will have to repeat the course.

the exam.

 

​South Carolina Property Manager in Charge

$99

This course provides seven hours of instruction in property management topics required of all applicants for a property manager-in-charge license in South Carolina.  The course reinforces topics pertinent to the practice of property management in South Carolina.

 

Salesman Continuing Education Requirements

Renewal periods begin on the first weekday of May for your license expiration year (every two years) to be completed by June 30th


Must complete 10 hours of education

4 hours must be in required topics
6 hours can be electives

Broker in Charge Continuing Education Requirements

South Carolina's Broker in Charge is required to complete

10 hours of continuing education and must include 4 hours of mandatory BIC Duties and Responsibilities, 4 hours of South Carolina's mandatory core course, and 2 hours of electives.

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This package includes 10 CE Hours to include a 4 HR Mandatory SC CE course:  

• 2020-2022 South Carolina Core Course: A Walk Through the Law (4-Hour Online Course)

• Buyer Representation (6-Hour Online Course)

This package includes 10 CE Hours to include a 4 HR Mandatory SC CE course, & 4 hours of mandatory BIC Duties and Responsibilities Course:

  • South Carolina Broker in Charge Duties and Responsibilities Online Video Course v2.0

  • 2020–2022 South Carolina Core Course: A Walk Through the Law v1.0

  • South Carolina Property Management and Other Real Estate Laws 2-Hour v1.0

Individual CE Courses 1 ($69-$99)

A Walk Through the Law (4 Hour)

2020-2022 South Carolina Core Course (Mandatory for license renewal)

$49

This four-hour, online video course meets South Carolina’s mandatory core requirements for continuing education in the 2020–2022 license renewal period. Based on mandatory content from the South Carolina Real Estate Commission, the course is delivered in short sections that you can take in small pieces or all at once. Following the instruction by attorney and real estate broker Carol Simpson, you will be able to decode license law and understand the important provisions within it to remain in compliance and provide superior service to real estate consumers.

South Carolina Broker in Charge Duties and Responsibilities On Demand Course (4 Hour)

$49

(Mandatory for Broker in Charge license renewal)

Satisfy your broker in charge CE requirement with this four-hour, online course which is based on mandatory content from the South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation. This course is presented online with video instruction. Learn what you need to know in short sections that can be easily digested in small pieces or all at once.

South Carolina Property Management and Other Real Estate (2 Hour)

$24

This 2-hour continuing education course equips South Carolina real estate licensees with up-to-date rules and regulations regarding property management and a variety of other South Carolina laws. This includes topics such as The South Carolina Residential Landlord and Tenant Act, Residential Property Condition Disclosure Act, Consumer Protection Code, and more. This 2-hour course meets IDECC standards for unit exams. Each unit also includes quiz questions, interactive activities, and unit exams to help you master the material.

Avoiding Deceptive Practices OnDemand Course

$69

Advances in marketing and advertising technology and methodology are great for business, but can be worrisome for regulators who are tasked with ensuring consumers aren't being deceived through ads and testimonials. This course is designed to provide you with the knowledge and information you need to protect consumers, and to fulfill the disclosure and transparency requirements of federal law and regulations by avoiding business practices that can result in consumer confusion and deception.


Buyer Representation in Real Estate

$49

This course offers a great introduction for buyer agents. In this course you will learn the legal and technical aspects of buyer representation, including such things as due diligence and fiduciary duties. You will explore the exposure you have when representing buyers and how a good risk management plan can help protect you and your clients. The online course includes interactive exercises and features unit exam questions.

Liars, Cheaters, and Thieves: Averting Client Catastrophe OnDemand Course

$49

This course illuminates the issues that create problems in real estate transactions. You will learn to identify what constitutes negligence, and when it is the “F-word”: fraud. You’ll sharpen your understanding of what happens when a client makes a Breach of Contract claim, and how to avoid misleading statements that can have disastrous ramifications for you, your client, and your business. Your expert instructor will lead you through case studies to identify critical issues, determine what happened, how a situation could have been handled appropriately, and how to resolve legally and within the scope of the law. This engaging course will prepare you for real life real estate, in today’s world, and help you avoid risky and costly business mistakes.

 
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South Carolina Salesperson Education Requirements

Complete 60 hours (Unit 1 Sales) education before applying to take the exam


Before applying for license, complete Unit II: Advanced Real Estate Sales Principles 30-hour course

South Carolina Salesperson General Requirements

Be at least 18 years or older

Provide proof of high school diploma or equivalent

Be lawfully eligible to work in the United States

Complete background check

Successfully pass the State and National portions of the exam

Submit completed application and pay required fees

Within one year of passing exam must be sponsored by a broker-in-charge and apply for a license.

Effective 7/1/2020, all applicants for initial Salesperson, Broker, Broker in Charge, Property Manager or Property Manager licensure with the South Carolina Real Estate Commission will be required to obtain state and national fingerprint-based criminal records checks form the State Law Enforcement Division and the Federal Bureau of Investigations. The transition from the previous background check provider is due to the law change in 2017. After the Real Estate Commission reviews the initial application, background check instructions will be provided to the application by email.

 

$95

Two great things in one convenient package!
Prepare yourself with the leader in test preparation. This package offers you two distinct QBanks in one convenient package. Now you can focus your preparation for the South Carolina Real Estate License Exam specifically on the national and state portions with this custom online QBank package.

$39

Math is a big part of real estate! Make sure that your skills and knowledge are up-to-date. MathMaster is designed to help you develop strong skills in real estate math--helping to ensure success on your state exam!

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South Carolina Resources 

 

Salesman/Broker-PSI Candidate Information Bulletins

(SC REAL ESTATE Candidate Handbook)

PROPERTY MANAGER CANDIDATE INFORMATION BULLETIN

(SC PSI Property Manager Candidate Handbook)

REAL ESTATE SALESMAN AND BROKER LICENSE REQUIREMENTS

Download

Disclosure of Real Estate Brokerage Relationships

South Carolina Real Estate License Applications

EXAM APPLICATION FOR REAL ESTATE LICENSE

(Salesperson, Broker, Property Management)

SALESPERSON LICENSE BY RECIPROCITY APPLICATION

(This application is only for Georgia residents who qualified by written examination in Georgia and hold an active real estate license in Georgia.)

BROKER–IN-CHARGE OR BROKER LICENSE BY RECIPROCITY APPLICATION

(This application is only for Georgia residents who qualified in and hold an active real estate license in Georgia.)

 

CompuCram

National & State Specific Real Estate Test Preparation

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Exam Smart 

National & State Specific Real Estate Test Preparation

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Modern Real Estate Practice 20th Edition

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$59.41

Real Estate Fundamentals 10th Edition

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$36.06

Mastering Real Estate Principles 7th Edition

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$41.09

Real Estate Law 10th Edition

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$106.07

 

Real Estate Finance, 3rd Edition

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$135.16

Real Estate Principles 11th Edition

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$138.00

Property Management 10th Edition Revised

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64.93

Real Estate Math: What You Need to Know 7th Edition Update

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$41.09

 

The mission of Elite ESCP Real Estate School is to provide high-quality distance education courses to Real Estate pre-licensing students as well as licensed agents in support of federal and state-mandated education programs for licensure and ongoing professional competency.

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