Real Estate

The Real Estate curriculum at College of DuPage meets the needs of students who would like to begin a career in the real estate industry. The curriculum includes courses required by the State of Illinois that qualify students to take the following state license examinations:

  • Real Estate Broker
  • Real Estate Managing Broker

The real estate courses may be taken either:

  • for credit (applicable toward the Associate in General Studies (A.G.S.) degree program) as part of the Business and Technology Division or
  • for non-credit as part of the Continuing Education Division

Whether taken for credit or non-credit, the courses will qualify the student for the Illinois Real Estate License Examinations.

Two course sequence must be taken in the same format, either credit or non-credit.

(Next available offering Fall 2018 - Class starts August 20 or August 21)

To qualify for the Illinois Real Estate Broker Examination:

  • REALE 1130 (credit) or PROED 1130 (non-credit)

    Real Estate Broker Pre-License Topics (75 classroom hours)
    In-district Tuition 

  • REALE 1131 (credit) or PROED 1131 (non-credit)

    Real Estate Broker Pre-License Applied Real Estate Principles
    (15 classroom hours)
    In-district Tuition

To qualify to renew an Illinois Real Estate Broker License for its first renewal:

  • REALE 1134 (credit) or PROED 1134 (non-credit)

    Real Estate Broker Post-License Topics (15 classroom hours)

  • REALE 1135 (credit) or PROED 1135 (non-credit)

    Real Estate Broker Post-License Applied Real Estate Practices
    (15 classroom hours)

To qualify for the Illinois Real Estate Managing Broker Examination:

  • REALE 1138 (credit) or PROED 1138 (non-credit)

    Real Estate Managing Broker Pre-License Topics
    (30 classroom hours)

  • REALE 1139 (credit) or PROED 1139 (non-credit)

    Real Estate Managing Broker Pre-License Applied Management       
    and Supervision (15 classroom hours)


Contact Information

Debbie Hasse, M.Ed.
Program Manager - Continuing Education
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 1111, (630) 942-2679

Bev Carlson, M.B.A.
Program Support Specialist - Business and Technology Division
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1738, (630) 942-2140

College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137

(630) 942-2800 (Main)

(630) 942-3000 (Student Services)

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