The Michigan Real Estate Academy offers Real Estate Continuing Education (CE) courses which are CE Marketplace Certified. Attendees must sit for the entire course to receive credit. No partial credit is available.
UPCOMING 2021 6-hour COURSES:
Registration for 6-hour Courses opens in the second quarter of 2021.
Please note: Attendees must be present for the entire course in order to receive credit for the course. Partial credit is not available. A $10 No-Show fee will be charged to anyone who makes a reservation, but does not attend - OR - does not cancel or transfer by the final refund/transfer deadline. View Continuing Education Policies (PDF)
Continuing Education and License Renewal for Current Cycle:
The Licensing cycle lasts three (3) years and license renewals are issued every three (3) years. Every licensee is subject to the same cycle. Regardless of when you obtain your license, you will enter the existing cycle.
The current cycle began on November 1st, 2018 and will continue until October 31st, 2021. Within that time, licensees must complete 18 hours of Continuing Education credits. If you obtain your license after June, you will need to contact LARA to determine what credits you will need to complete in order to keep your license current.
1st year* (2019)
Hours Per Year
2 legal credits | 4 additional credits
Total Hours Required to Renew
18 (includes 2 legal credits per year)
*1st Year requirements apply to current licensees / those who obtained their license in 2019 or before.
Continuing Education and License Renewal for After 2021:
LARA has made a change to license expiration dates since transferring Real Estate licenses to the MiPlus database: