Accelerated Real Estate Schools - California State Exam Information

Basic Info about California Salesperson or Broker State Exams :


The Department of Real Estate administers the California Real Estate Licensing Exam at five Main California locations: Sacramento, Fresno, Los Angeles, Oakland, and San Diego. and their are also a few satellite locations to see where go to E-Licensing         

The salesperson exam is 150 multiple-choice questions. You are given 3 hours to complete the exam.  New Timing Rules Starting January 27, 2020

The broker exam is 200 multiple-choice questions. You are given 4 hours to complete New Timing Rules Starting January 27, 2020

Registration  Exam Fees: If you are registered for  Real Estate Principles, Click Here and Apply Online @ DRE Now, for the Ca Real Estate Salesperson Exam

Brokers: You must complete an original Brokers Examination Application and send it along with a copy of all 8 required official Dept or Real Estate approved School Course certificates and/or transcripts of the required courses  SEE: Broker info

Effective 7/1/2009

Salesperson Exam Fees: $$60.00 each exam reschedule-exam fees $15

Broker Exam Fees: $95.00 each exam .............................................. to reschedule-exam fees $20.00

Is it possible to reschedule the exam?  E-Licensing @

To change or cancel your appointment time, you must  go to the website @ E-Licensing or Call the Department of Real Estate at least one full business day before the day of your scheduled appointment. The first request for a new examination date will be $15. A fee of $30 is required for the second and subsequent request to reschedule your exam.

What score is needed to pass the exam?

A score of 70% or better is required to pass the salesperson state exam.  (weighted in each category)

A score or 75% or better  is required to pass the broker state exam. (weighted in each category)

What should I bring with me to the exam?

When can I expect my exam results?

Examination results will be mailed to you within three to five business days after the examination.  Your results won't be posted until after four business days.  Contact the interactive voice response system by calling the Examination Section at (877)373-4542 or visit the Department of Real Estate's website at

For Additional Information about the State Exam Go to the California Dept of Real Estate Website!!


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