We provide an unmatched curriculum through multiple channels, including self-paced online courses, livestream classes, and coming soon in-person classrooms. Discover why more and more students are getting their education with the DRG Real Estate Academy.

Most common questions asked by Real Estate Students

How can I be sure a career in real estate is for me?

Real estate is a customer service business. You will be involved in what will be one of the biggest purchases/sales in someone’s life. We would encourage you to sit down and review your career objectives and what you want to get from your career. Discuss those issues and goals with someone who knows firsthand what the industry is like and then make your decision.

What areas of real estate can I work in once I am licensed?
Here is a list of potential employment options once you are licensed: Residential & Commercial Real Estate Broker, Real Estate Property Manager, Leasing Agent, Real Estate Transaction Coordinator, Real Estate Assistant, Showing Assistant, Real Estate Investor or Entrepreneur, Real Estate Developer, and after 2 years of actively using your license, a Real Estate Managing Broker or Real Estate Instructor (some areas of real estate may require additional licenses).
I have not been in school for years. Am I going to be able to handle this?
Of course, you are! Everyone in that room has the same feelings as you do… you are not alone! Our instructors do an excellent job at making the material easy to understand. In addition, our schedule makes it easy for you to fit the courses into your busy life. We understand the everyday events happening in your life and we make it easy for you to accomplish your career goals at a pace that is comfortable for you.
Your Title Why become a real estate agent?

If you’ve ever considered a fresh start in a lucrative career, there has never been a better time to become a real estate agent. As a real estate agent, you have the opportunity to help people with one of the biggest decisions of their life – buying a home! In addition to helping people, here are a few of the many reasons why becoming a licensed real estate agent could be the right fit for you

How hard is the IL real estate exam?
Real estate exams can be difficult to pass if it were easy everyone would do it. Though the pass rate varies based on the state exam, they average around 65% across the country. Starting your career with DRGRA is the first step of the process, and as your educator, we will work diligently in preparing you to pass the IL real estate exam.
What questions are on the Illinois real estate exam?
The broker exam consists of one hundred multiple-choice questions for the national portion and forty multiple-choice questions for the state-specific portion. The managing broker exam consists of ten simulation problems for the national portion and forty multiple-choice questions for the state-specific portion.
How many times can you take the Illinois real estate exam?
The state exam has two sections: a general section and an Illinois specific section. You must pass each section with a minimum grade of 75%. If you fail the exam, you may retake the exam three more times (total of four times).
How long do you have to take real estate exam after course in Illinois?
Within two years of completing your pre-license education, register for and take the real estate licensing exam with PSI/AMP (the state exam administrator).



Take the next step and become a real estate broker! DRGRA courses are designed with you in mind, we offer a wide range of live and online classes meant to fit anyone’s busy schedule. Choose between our instructor-led Livestream or our self-paced online course formats.



We are licensed by the state of Illinois to provide course’s that meets the state accreditation guidelines


DRGRA offers required bundled state of Illinois 12 hr CE courses and other elective CE courses.


So you have your license now what? DRGRA training courses can prepare you for a rewarding career in Real Estate. 


We at DRGRA understand that sometimes our dreams are bigger than our finances, that’s why we offer we offer an easy payment plan.


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Become a real estate broker! DRGRA courses are designed with you in mind, you can get the required education as it fits in with your schedule. Choose between our instructor-led in classroom, live stream, or self-paced online course formats.

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