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Online Texas Real Estate Programs

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Course Details

Welcome to the Professional Development Center's homepage to Real Estate courses. PDC and Dearborn have partnered together to bring you the latest and most up to date courses in the industry. Our courses are designed to guide you through your career—from your first real estate agent license through your subsequent renewals years later.

Now is a great time to become a Real Estate Sales Person or Renew your License! The housing market is experiencing robust growth throughout the state. There is no better time than now to become a real estate agent and take advantage of a marketplace full of emerging opportunities. If you already have your real estate license, we offer continuing education courses to help you maintain your license. Stay ahead of the curve and learn about recent changes to the industry to ensure you abide by the laws governing the real estate and broker industry, but also benefit in gaining a competitive advantage. There's no time like today to find your path to financial independence by getting a jump-start in the challenging but rewarding real estate profession!

Without a doubt, the first decision is whether to earn your real estate education hours online or in the classroom. The main advantage of an online real estate course is increased flexibility.

  • Self-Paced - We know your schedule can be hectic and unexpecteda events come up. By studying online, you can choose a time that is just right for you.
  • Transportable - Online courses allow you to study from the comfort of your home, on the road, or even at work. Plus you'll avoid wasting time commuting to the classroom.
  • Adaptable - With online courses, you can do a couple more practice questions on topics you find challenging while breezing through other lessons.

For additional program information, please visit the FAQs page.

Find the program that best fits your needs:

Become a Texas Real Estate Agent

Real Estate Salesperson Pre-License Program

Complete Your 90-Hour SAE Requirement with PDC!

Texas Real Estate Salesperson Apprentice Education (SAE) Courses

Are you a Broker and need MCE courses?

Texas Real Estate Broker Continuing Education Courses (MCE)


Technical Support

Once you begin the online Texas real estate courses and need technical support please contact RE Tech Support. There is 24/7 technical support available to you. Call 888-213-5124, or e-mail .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

MCE Renewal Form and End of Course Evaluation

TREC Alternative Instructional Methods Reporting Form
Students must complete this form, sign, and fax to the Texas real estate education provider. The form is in a pdf format. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to open and view this file.


Evaluation Form -- Once you have completed a real estate course, please complete the evaluation form. This form is required by the Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC) and is part of the certification process.

General Information

The University of Texas at Austin's Professional Development Center, TREC provider number 0343. PDC offers online real estate salesperson license and continuing education courses (SAE and MCE) approved by the Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC).

You can satisfy license requirements for real estate sales professionals in Texas for:

  • Salesperson Pre-licensure (including bundled course packages and a real estate exam prep)
  • Salesperson Annual Education (SAE)
  • Mandatory and Elective Continuing Education (MCE)

PDC Online Texas Real Estate courses offer you:
  • TREC-approved online real estate courses to earn or maintain a real estate license in Texas
  • Flexibility to learn at your own pace in your own space
  • Technical support
  • When you receive your log-in you will have access to an online bookstore on real estate topics that help you prepare for exams
  • Approved TREC provider, #0343
  • A certificate of completion from the University of Texas at Austin, Professional Development Center

*Packaged Programs offer significant savings. There are no additional registration discounts available for any of the Online Texas Real Estate Salesperson courses.

Important Links

If you have questions about any license requirements for real estate sales professionals in Texas, please click on the relevant links (a new browser window will open for each link).

Texas Real Estate Commission

Core Real Estate Courses for Pre-Licensure

Salesperson Annual Education Requirements (SAE)

Mandatory Continuing Education (MCE) FAQs

The University of Texas at Austin is closed for the following holidays:

PDC understands that you may have a goal in mind to complete your courses in order to apply for the Texas Real Estate Licensure exam. As you take and complete your courses please plan accordingly. In addition, please allow time for processing.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Thanksgiving, November 28th -29th
Winter Break, December 23rd - January 1st


The Professional Development Center is a full cost recovery department within Continuing and Innovative Education at UT Austin. Its courses for real estate sales professionals are not affiliated with any other real estate programs in the University.

TREC provider number 0343

Coordinator(s)

Questions about this course?

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