Real Estate

Real Estate

Becoming a Real Estate Salesperson

Texas real estate is managed and overseen by the Texas Real Estate Commission. This agency sets forth guidelines, policies and procedures for Real Estate in Texas. To learn about all of the requirements and steps to becoming licensed as a Real Estate Salesperson, please visit the TREC website.

Program Information

Courses offered by Del Mar College, Qualifying Provider #8120.

Estimated Tuition

  • Pay as You Go Option: $180 (per course)
  • Fast Track Option: $800 (program bundle; 6 courses)
  • In-Class Option: $200 (per course)

Time Commitment

  • 3-12 months

Contact Information

Continuing Education

Education Requirements

Del Mar College offers education contact hours as outlined by the Texas Real Estate Commission. All Real Estate Salesperson applicants are required to complete 180 hours of education. Courses are held on a rotating basis beginning with Principles of Real Estate I.

Enroll in a Program

We provide two options for completion (online or in person):


  • Pay as You Go
  • Fast Track Program

In Person

You may "mix and match" the Pay as You Go Program with the In-Class program to work simultaneously on multiple courses!

Per Texas Real Estate Commission policy, students may only register in-person at 3209 S. Staples St., Corpus Christi, TX 78411 and must present a photo ID at the time of registration.

Notice of Criminal History

A criminal history may make you ineligible for a Real Estate license. Prior to enrolling in Real Estate courses, you may request a criminal history evaluation. It is recommended that each student review the criminal history eligibility guidelines set out in Texas Occupations Code §53.025 and TREC Rule 541.1. You may request a criminal history evaluation by submitting a completed Fitness Determination Form to TREC prior to applying for a license.

Page last updated August 1, 2022.

Contact Information

Continuing Education
101 Baldwin Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78404

(361) 698-2122
1-800-652-3357 (Option #5)

3209 S. Staples St.
Corpus Christi, TX 78411