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Maryland and District of Columbia CEU Requirements

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MD REAL ESTATE LICENSEE
Continuing Education Requirements
Every two years, MD real estate licensees are required to meet mandated continuing education requirements and renew their licenses.

Course content required is based on type of services provided (residential or commercial) and your role:
ALL Residential Licensees

15 hours which must include:

  • 3.0 Legislative (Category A)
  • 1.5 Fair Housing (Category C)
  • 3.0 Ethics (Category D)
  • 3.0 Agency (Category H)
The remaining 4.5 hours are electives.
ALL Commercial Licensees (for licensees performing exclusively commercial work, must perform NO residential business)

15 hours which must include:

  • 3.0 Legislative (Category A)
  • 3.0 Ethics (Category D)
  • 3.0 Agency (Category H)
The remaining 6 hours are electives.
ALL Brokers, Branch Office Managers and Team Leaders

15 hours which must include:

  • all of the above required topics (for Residential or Commercial)
  • 3.0 MREC Supervison (Category I)
The remaining hours are electives.

If licensed in another state, Maryland may recognize continuing education hours completed in another state toward your Maryland ELECTIVES. To find out, email the out-of-state CE course completion certificate(s) to mrec@dllr.state.md.us at least 30 days prior to the expiration of your license. If recognized, the hours credited will be entered into your licensing record and an eNotice sent to your email address of record.

Maryland's mandated courses are applicable only to Maryland State, Maryland local, or federal laws; not other states' laws.


DC REAL ESTATE LICENSEE
Continuing Education Requirements
Every two years, DC real estate licensees are required to meet mandated continuing education requirements, which ensure that they are kept abreast of current national and local laws. The following Continuing Education (CE) course and hour requirements apply to brokers, property managers, and salespersons.

3 CE hours Fair Housing
3 CE hours DC Ethics
3 CE hours DC Legislative Updates
6 CE hours General Electives
15 Total CE hours

The renewal date depends upon type of services provided.

For more information, licensing FAQs and detailed instructions please visit the District of Columbia Real Estate Commission website.

All PGCAR class listings will note whether they are approved for DC required or elective CE hours.