Licensing Requirements & Qualifications

To qualify for a Real Estate license in the State of Utah, you must be 18 years of age, have a high school diploma or GED and then you must undergo an extensive background investigation. You will be finger-printed and must answer screening questions at the time of your state exam. Be sure and answer each question accurately and truthfully. Licensing Eligibility: Please read the full UT Administrative Code for details before registering for our course. Should you have any questions regarding the background check, you should contact the Utah Division of Real Estate at: (801) 530-6747.

Once licensing education hours are completed, licensee candidates must pass a state exam. Exams are administered through the state approved testing provider, Pearson Vue. Exams are taken on a computer at one of the Pearson Vue testing centers located throughout the country.  The most used locations for the Utah licensing exams are Ogden, UT; Draper, UT; Las Vegas, NV; and Grand Junction, CO. The exam fee is $66 which is required at the time you make your exam reservation.

Information regarding the screening questions for the background investigation, plus details regarding the exam process, can be found in the Candidate Handbook provided by Pearson Vue.