About the Real Estate Pre-Licensing Program
With an estimated 2,300 jobs coming available during through 2026, according to O*Net, enrolling in a real estate pre-licensing program can be a valuable career move.
Home ownership the biggest source of wealth in America. In order for someone to buy a house, someone needs to sell it to them. That’s where real estate sales agents and brokers come in. If you have dreamed of working as a real estate sales agent or broker, our Real Estate Pre-Licensing certificate program is a good first step.
Our program is designed to teach you everything you need to know in order to sit for the Ohio Real Estate Associate Exam. At OBC, smaller class sizes mean you’ll have more access to personalized attention from our knowledgeable instructors.
The program is offered at our Lorain County campus and the branch campus in Sandusky, with multiple scheduling options available to fit into your daily life. Our campuses are friendly and professional learning environments designed to improve your chances for professional success.
Our comprehensive curriculum includes coursework in the following subjects:
- Real Estate Law
- Real Estate Principles and Practices
As a real estate sales agent, you will serve as the primary point of contact between buyers and sellers, present at open houses, appraise properties and market listings that are currently available. You’ll be in charge of making sure buyers and sellers both get what they want. Being a successful real estate sales agent takes great customer service skills, business acumen and sales ability. Our instructors will help you hone these skills during the course as well.
Now is a good time to get into the real estate industry as a sales agent. People are always looking to buy and sell homes, especially individuals who look to make money by flipping houses. In short, the position is in demand. According to the Occupational Information Network (O*NET), there will be a 5 to 9 percent increase in the number of real estate sales agent jobs through the year 2026.
The outlook in Ohio is even more promising, with a 15 percent increase in positions through 2026 according to O*NET. With roughly 2,300 jobs coming available during that span, enrolling in a real estate pre-licensing program can be an advantageous career move.
Financial aid is available to those who qualify. Our staff provides FAFSA assistance if you need it. Career search and training is also available to all programs.
Contact us today!
If you are passionate about helping people find their next home or selling their current one, a career as a real estate sales agent could be for you. Our Real Estate Pre-Licensing program is offered through our fall, winter and spring quarters, allowing you the flexibility to start the program whenever it fits in your schedule.
To learn more about our Real Estate Pre-Licensing certificate program, contact us at 888-875-0780 or fill out the online form and one of our admissions representatives will get in touch with you shortly.