Welcome to Online Institute of America

Your 100% Online Training Resource For:

  • Texas Real Estate Pre-license Courses
  • Texas Real Estate Exam Prep
  • Texas Real Estate SAE Courses
  • Texas Real Estate MCE Courses

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Important Notice To Our Students:

As we strive to grow and improve as a Texas Real Estate Course Provider, we are continually updating our courses, methodologies, and systems in order to provide the best educational experience possible for you.

At this time, in order to comply with the new rules set forth by TREC this year, we are in the process of upgrading current and adding new courses in all areas of real estate licensing courses.

Right now, are simply waiting for final approval on our course changes and additions, and expect to receive such approval at any time. Please check back in a few days to review our new course offerings and be the first to sign up for our brand new courses!

Texas Real Estate License School

Approved by TREC under St. Edward's University Professional Education Center (#0720) in association with The Austin Institute of Real Estate (#544).

Whether you’re looking to jump Start your Career in Real Estate with a Nationally Accredited Online Real Estate School or complete your required continuing education courses, Texas Real Estate License School has the steps to get you there!

All courses are approved by Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC) and are in association with St. Edward’s University Professional Education Center (#0720) in association with The Austin Institute of Real Estate (#544).


At registration use discount code NASH20 to receive 20% off all other individual and package courses.

Call us with questions and help with registration at 1-877-251-4387

Know what you’re looking for? Go straight to the course catalog:
Texas Pre-LicenseTexas MCETexas SAE

Texas Real Estate Pre-License

Contact our Texas Student Support Center with Questions & for Additional Discount!! Call us toll-free at: +1.877.251.4387

Our online real estate licenses courses are state approved and you can earn your required real estate pre-license hours at your own pace, everything done online!

Become a Real Estate AgentHoursListNow
180 Hour Texas Real Estate Pre-license Basic Package180$450$360.00*
180 Hour Texas Real Estate Pre-license Premium Package180$495$396.00*
180 Hour Texas Real Estate Pre-license Ultimate Package 180$695$556.00*
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Already Licensed and Ready to Renew?

Then it’s time to sign up for our Texas Real Estate SAE Courses!

Salesperson Apprentice Education (SAE) Courses

Effective January 1, 2016, Texas requires real estate Salespersons to complete 278 classroom hours by the end of their second year of licensure, 90 of which need to be completed in Salesperson Apprentice Education (SAE) an additional 8 hours of Mandatory Continuing Education (MCE) consisting of 4 hours each of Legal Update I and Legal Update II.

Once you have completed your SAE, the state of Texas requires you to complete 18 hours of MCE every two years. Included in the 18 hours are the required 4-hour Legal Update I and the required 4-hour Legal Update II.

Salesperson Apprentice Education – 1st Year RenewalHoursCost
98 Hour Texas Real Estate SAE Package98$385
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60 credit hours are required to be filed during the first year as a licensed Salesperson.

If you are able to complete the required hours prior to your initial renewal, you will have already satisfied the necessary Salesperson Apprentice Education (SAE) requirements, however you will be then required to fulfill your Mandatory Continuing Education (MCE) requirements.

Mandatory Continuing Education (MCE) Courses

Complete 18 hours of TREC approved MCE classes every 2 years, these classes must include 8 hours of Mandatory Legal courses including:

  • TREC Legal Update I
  • TREC Legal Update II

The other 10 hours are elective courses

A requirement set forth by the Texas Real Estate Commission states that there must be a 24-hour waiting period between the time of the beginning of the course before we, The Online Institute of America, are able to report the online continuing education credits as complete.

Mandatory Continuing Education (MCE)HoursCost
18 Hour Texas Real Estate MCE Package18$99
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Complete 18 credit hours every 2 years. Must include 8 hours of Mandatory legal courses.

Format Available:

Real Estate Online CourseOnline
All Texas Real Estate courses provided by Online Institute of America are ONLINE Self-Paced courses.

Note: Some courses may include PDF Textbooks and other material, but all examinations will be conducted online, at your convenience.

We're State Approved and Certified!

Our courses are approved by the Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC) in conjunction with St. Edward's University Professional Education Center (#0720) in association with The Austin Institute of Real Estate (#544).

St. Edwards University Austin Texas Real Estate Commission Seal of Approval

Association of Real Estate License Law Officials (ARELLO) Distance Learning Seal of Approval Accredited by The Real Estate Educators Association (REEA)

Certificate of Course Completion

Certificates of completion make it easier than ever to share your success and progress with the Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC) and your sponsor or employer. With each course you finish a new certificate of completion will appear in your account. The certificate includes your name, course title, credit hours, date of completion and our administrative coordinator signature.

Features & Benefits:

State Approved & Accredited!State Approved! Our courses are approved by the Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC) in conjunction with St. Edward's University Professional Education Center (#0720) in association with The Austin Institute of Real Estate (#544).

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More than 50,000 real estate professionals have take our courses to get and renew their real estate license.
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Students love our courses!

5 Star Rating
I would definitely recommend using your program to anyone preparing to take the Texas Real Estate Agent and/or Broker exam. Thank you for your time and effort in creating this wonderful tool. - Bill U.

5 Star Rating
The prep was very effective and saved time and monies for me as a busy realtor. The questions precise and study guide effective to mow through mounds of information especially for those like me who been out of college for quite a while. - Clement W.

5 Star Rating
As a result of using your program, I recently passed the state and national exams for my Salesperson license on the very first try! I was pleased to refer another young lady to your program at an orientation at the local board of realtors yesterday.

She is awaiting approval to take her test and is petrified. I assured her that your program works!
- J. Carter