Total Hours Required: 30
Education Due By: 06/30/2017
Elective Hours: 11.25
Mandatory Hours: 3.75
License Level: Salesperson
Renewal Cycle: 2 years


Online Limitations:

Only 8 hours of continuing education may be taken in a 24-hour period.

Minnesota requires a timing mechanism to ensure courses are completed in the approved time. An inactivity time out set at 10 minutes.

Online Info:

Minnesota Real Estate Licensees are required to obtain a minimum 30 hours of continuing education every 2 years. You must complete 15 hours of education each year within that 2-year period.


Brokers with commercial-only licensees who are exempt from the module and agency law/fair housing CE requirements must indicate this during the online mass renewal process. Paper exemption forms are no longer accepted. After confirming commercial-only status, you will be sent back to the original landing page and continue the license renewal process by selecting the state and board again and clicking on "Renew Brokers, Salespeople and Companies."


All non-exempt brokers and salespersons must complete this general module course before June 30, 2017.

  • Residential Contracts – 3.75 credit hours
  • The broker-only 1-hour module requirement is included in this general module; therefore there is no separate broker-only course.
  • The 2016 / 2017 module does NOT satisfy the required 1-hour of Fair Housing or the required 1-hour of Agency Law requirement.


Roster Required: Yes

Roster Process: Rosters are submitted electronically every Tuesday.

**If you need to have a roster submitted early, there will be an additional charge of $10.00**

Roster Sent: Every 7 days 

CE Approved Courses:  Approved as a Provider.  

Approved for 8 hours of CE credit:
Zero to 60 Home Sales a Year (and Beyond) (RS 125), How Technology Can Ruin Your Real Estate Business (RS 130) .

Approved for 16 hours of CE credit:
Listing Strategies for the Residential Specialist (RS 201)

Minnesota Department of Commerce
Real Estate Licensing Division
85 7th Place East, Suite 500
St. Paul, MN 55101
Phone: 651-539-1599
Fax: 651-539-0112