Career Development Center
The Career Development Center is a Kentucky Real Estate School that is approved by the Kentucky Real Estate Commission (KREC) and the Kentucky State Board of Proprietary Education.
How many hours do I need to be able to get my real estate license?
The KREC requires attendance to 96 clock hours before you can sit for your real estate exam. We are the only real estate school in Kentucky that offers 60 hours online and 36 hours by webcam.
When can I start?
You may begin your 60 hours online at any time. The webcam classes are offered on Monday and Tuesday evening and Saturday morning and Saturday afternnon. You have up to one year to complete your classes.
How much does it cost to get a Kentucky Real Estate License?
Our tuition, books and review materials are $540.
The exam fee is $100.
The KREC licesne fee will be around $200. (This includes Errors and Omissions Insurance.)
If you place your license with a brokerage that is a REALTOR(R) then you will have Board fees and MLS fees. Please discuss those fees with your principal broker.
Do I have to have a principal broker?
Yes, the KREC requires that you
are affiliated with a principal broker, until you get your
own broker's licnese. As a school we cannot recommend a
Are there other
Yes. You must...
-- be at least 18 years of age
-- have a high school education, or equivalent
-- complete our 96 hour, KREC approved Real Estate License Class
-- pass the state exam with a score of 75 percent or higher
-- submit a FBI Criminal Background check.
The FBI criminal background check must indicate that there have been no felony convictions at any time or any misdemeanor convictions within the previous five-year period.
Some types of felonies and misdemeanors on your record may prevent someone from getting your license. Please contact the Kentucky Real Estate Commission before taking the class or exam.
What are the technology requirements?
You must have a high speed internet connection and a webcam. We recommend a headset, but it is not mandatory that you have a headset.
You can see and communicate with the instructor via webcam,
but only the instructor can see you. The other students
cannot see you. Students can hear all questions that are
asked. Commuication is also availavble through the chatbox.
Its a neat way to learn in the comfort of your own home or
office! People tell me that the time goes by really
never taken a webcam class. How do I know if it is right for
me?You may attend one FREE class to
determine if this method of instruction meets your learning
style. Just email or call to register.
Joyce@CareerDevelopmentCenter.co or 859-474-0448
What is your refund, withdrawal, dismissal and re-entry policy?
You may attend one FREE Real Estate class to determine if this method of instructor works for you. After attening one class, any payment is non-refundable.
When do we go to
lunch and take breaks in the webcam classes?
There is a 10 minute break every 50 minutes.
Monday and Tuesday Evening Classes
6:30p.m. to 10:20 p.m. EST
Saturday Morning Classes Saturday Afternoon Classes
8:30a.m. - 12:20 p.m. EST 1:00 p.m. to 4:50 p.m. EST
See the complete calendar below.
Who is my instructor?
Joyce Bea Sterling has been a Kentucky real estate instructor since 1986.
She holds the coveted DREI or Distinguished Real Estate Instructor designation.
She’s taught at National Association of REALTORS® Conventions and teaches continuing education classes in both Kentucky and Ohio.
She also teaches the Short Sales Foreclosure Resources, the Generational Housing Specialist, and the Senior Housing Specialist classes and is a graduate of e-Pro.
Real Estate Education is her career
and passion! She is the author of Guide to Passing the AMP
Real Estate Exam, a coauthor of Modern Real Estate Practice
for Illinois, an award winning REEAJournal article and
numerous real estate exam prep materials. Real Estate
Education is her passion! You'll see that in her classes!
Click here for her resume!
When you register you are attesting that the person enrolling in the class is the person who will be attending the class; and that you have
read and agree to the above terms.
$540 - Tuition - Modern Real Estate Practice Book - Review Materials
All major credit cards are accepted.
We do have one payment plan available.
Six months same as cash to qualifying persons.
Call for details. 859-474-0448
Upon payment we will need to register you in the Learning Management Systems.
This normally only takes a few mintues, but if you register after normal business hours, it may be the next business day before you are registered.
WC stands for Webcam Classes. Each class is self-contained and may be taken in any order. You may take your online classes and webcam classes concurrently or take them together. Classes are ongoing even if they do not yet appear on the calendar.
"Hi, Joyce! I just wanted to let you know that I passed my real estate salesperson exam today! I did really well and I owe it all to you! You were such an awesome instructor and I am grateful in so many ways. Thanks again!"
are dedicated to life-long learning.
Copyright 2013 by Joyce Bea Sterling. All rights reserved.