Next Steps Towards Getting Your Washington, D.C. Salesperson License

Next Steps

Congratulations on completing your 60-hour D.C. real estate salesperson pre-licensing education! The next step is to tackle your D.C. licensing exam. For the best chance at success with your licensing exam, we recommend taking the following steps:

  1. Familiarize yourself with the content of the licensing exam by reviewing the exam content outlined on pages 6-9 of the PearsonVue Candidate Handbook.
  2. Schedule your examination online through PSI.
  3. Use Exam Prep Edge, our exam prep product included in your pre-licensing package, to practice for the national and state portion of your licensing exam.

Number of Questions by Topic

The Washington, D.C. real estate licensing exam consists of both national and state-specific questions. A score of 75% or higher is required for each portion. To best prepare you for the exam, here’s a breakdown of the topics that you’ll encounter on the licensing exam:

National Portion Topics
80 Questions - 120 Minutes

Real Estate Exam National Portion chart

Washington, D.C. Portion Topics
30 Questions - 90 Minutes

Real Estate Exam Washington, D.C. Portion chart

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