Next Steps Towards Getting Your Illinois Broker License

Next Steps

Congratulations on completing your Illinois real estate Broker Pre-Licensing education! The next step is to tackle your licensing exam. For the best chance at success, we recommend taking the following steps:

  1. Apply for the examination online through PSI (formerly AMP).
  2. Familiarize yourself with the content of the licensing exam by reviewing the exam content outlined on pages 25-27 of the PSI Candidate Handbook.
  3. If you're still struggling with the topic materials, check out Exam Prep Edge, an exam prep product that helps you practice for both the national and state portions of your licensing exam. Check your account to see if you have already purchased this program with a licensing package, and visit our Exam Prep Edge product page if you have not.

Number of Questions by Topic

The Illinois real estate licensing exam consists of both national and state-specific questions. You’ll have 3.5 hours to complete the entire exam. 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
100 Questions

Real Estate Exam National Portion chart

Illinois Portion Topics
40 Questions

Real Estate Exam Illinois Portion chart

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