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FAQ's Concerning Our NC Real Estate License Classes


Q: What are the State Requirements to obtain a Real Estate License in North Carolina?

A: You are required by State Law to attend and pass a State Approved 75 Hour Broker Prelicensing Course.  After completing the Broker Prelicensing Course successfully, you must pass the State Licensing Examination with a score of at least 75%.  The North Carolina Real Estate Commission will then mail you a Broker License, and you will be eligible to work for any Real Estate Firm in North Carolina.

North Carolina Law requires you to take your Broker Prelicensing Course in a classroom. Correspondence and/or Online Prelicensing Courses are not allowed in this state.

You must be at least 18 years of age to get a Real License in North Carolina, and you must be a United States citizen, a non-citizen national or a qualified alien under federal law.  You are not required to be a resident of North Carolina.


Q: Is J.Y. Monk Real Estate School licensed to teach the State Approved Real Estate Courses in North Carolina?

A: Yes – J.Y. Monk Real Estate School is licensed by the North Carolina Real Estate Commission to teach NC Real Estate License Classes for Broker Prelicensing Courses, Broker Postlicensing Courses and Continuing Education Courses for both Brokers and Brokers-In-Charge in North Carolina.

We are proud of the fact that one of our instructors, Deborah Carpenter, has been chosen to update the two State Approved Prelicensing Textbooks used in real estate schools throughout North Carolina.  Several of our instructors have been selected in past years by the North Carolina Real Estate Commission to serve on the “Review Committee” which writes and submits new questions for the State Licensing Exam.


Q: How can J.Y. Monk Real Estate School help me obtain a North Carolina Real Estate License and begin and/or continue my North Carolina real estate career?

A: Serving the North Carolina real estate community since 1975, J.Y. Monk Real Estate School teaches more Broker Prelicensing Courses and more students than any other NC real estate license school in this state.  Our State Approved Prelicensing Courses are offered in multiple classroom locations throughout North Carolina.  We teach Weekend, Weekday, and Evening Courses to help you find a Broker Prelicensing Course that “fits your schedule”.  Our statewide classroom locations include Charlotte, Fayetteville, Greenville, Hickory, Raleigh, and Wilmington.

Our professional Instructors teach you everything you need to know to pass your State Licensing Examination and to begin your real estate career.  As North Carolina’s largest Real Estate License School, J.Y. Monk Real Estate School also offers “Exam Prep” Cram Courses, Postlicensing Education and Continuing Education Courses in 36 statewide locations.


Q: Why is J.Y. Monk Real Estate School my best choice for Real Estate Education in North Carolina?

A: Simply put, we offer you the “Best Instructors” and the “Finest Study Materials” available in this state.  We have taught well over 180,000 students in our Prelicensing, Postlicensing, Exam Prep and Continuing Education Programs.  Last year alone, more than 18,000 students chose J.Y. Monk Real Estate School for their Real Estate Education in and look forward to a successful North Carolina Real Estate Career.

Our knowledgeable, professional Instructors guide you through our Quality Study Materials including the State Approved textbook, our special Exam Prep Workbook and our popular Real Estate Math Workbook.  You also receive a three hour Review before taking your NC Real Estate License Course Exam in our Broker Prelicensing Course.

More than 50% of our students choose J.Y. Monk Real Estate School because of referrals from former students and real estate firms in towns and cities throughout North Carolina.  Thousands of real estate licensees return to our NC Real Estate License Classes year after year to satisfy their Continuing Education Requirements.


Q: How can I make certain that I will be taught by a quality, experienced Real Estate Instructor at J.Y. Monk Real Estate School?

A: We “hand-pick” our Instructors from a pool of more than 150 State Approved Real Estate Instructors in North Carolina for our NC Real Estate License School.  All of our Instructors have a wealth of both teaching experience and practical experience in the Real Estate Business.  (Click on Meet Our Instructors for complete information on all of the J. Y. Monk Instructors.)

Our professional instructors receive “Rave Reviews” from our students.  Four of our Instructors have won the “Educator of the Year” award saluting them as the top Real Estate Instructor in North Carolina.  Five of our Instructors have served as President of the North Carolina Real Estate Educators Association, and two of our Instructors have won awards for writing and producing the outstanding “Real Estate Program of the Year” in North Carolina.

We are proud of the fact that three J.Y. Monk Instructors have achieved the prestigious, national DREI (Distinguished Real Estate Instructor) Designation which is held by only a few instructors nationwide.


Q: Iím interested in becoming a J.Y. Monk real estate instructor. What are the qualification requirements?

A: J.Y. Monkís team of instructors represents the best of the best in North Carolina real estate. We are constantly recruiting and seeking bright, engaging, talented presenters to lead our Prelicensing, Exam Prep, Postlicensing, CE, and BIC CE courses. We have developed this Instructor Candidate Letter to provide step-by-step instructions on qualifying and applying for a position as a J.Y. Monk instructor.


Q: How can I register for a course at J.Y. Monk Real Estate School?

A: Registration for all of our statewide NC Real Estate License Courses is handled by our professional staff in our Administrative Office in Greenville, NC.  If you have a question about Registration or need additional information, please call our Administrative Office at 1-800-849-0932.  We are open from 9:00AM – 5:00PM on Monday through Friday.

To register online for one of our Real Estate Courses, simply click on the type of course that you wish to attend in the column on the left and follow the Registration Process.  We accept MasterCard, Visa, American Express and Discover.

To register by telephone, please call our Administrative Office at 1-800-849-0932.  One of our knowledgeable Administrative Assistants will be happy to register you by telephone with MasterCard, Visa, American Express or Discover.

To register by mail with a check or money order, please call our Administrative Office at 1-800-849-0932 and request a Free Brochure & Schedule (which contains a Registration Form).  Then, fill out the Registration Form and mail it to our Administrative Office at 1700-C East Arlington Blvd., Greenville, NC 27858.

We look forward to seeing you at one of our Real Estate Courses and helping you begin and/or continue your North Carolina Real Estate Career.