The Broker Qualifications courses are a prerequisite for the state exam and only cover the required subjects in general. After completing the required courses, you will have a basic understanding of the terminology and subject matter covered on the state broker exam, however, you must refine your studying to learn the subject matter in detail to pass the state exam the first time.

Broker State Exam Preparation -
     Self Study Exams Only


Practice Tests for the Broker Exam - (Does not include Live Weekend "Crash Course") Clare Institute offers self-study practice exams to help you prepare for the broker exam. They include over 1,800 questions with fully explained answers that are similar to the content and design of the state exam questions.

Broker - Practice Exams Only:
Price: $100.00

Please call 619-794-0055 to order.

Broker State Exam Preparation -
     Includes LIVE Weekend "Crash Course"

For students who live within the San Diego County area, Clare Institute offers a 2-day "Crash Course" for the Broker Exam. The course is taught at our site in San Diego.

Live weekend CRASH course for the broker exam, including Practice Exams:
                                                 Price: $200.00

Clare Institute offers a package to help you prepare for the broker exam that includes over 1,800 questions with fully explained answers that are similar to the content and design of the state exam questions. In addition, you will receive our detailed notes regarding topics similar in content in design to the state exam, called Clare-if-i-cations. These 18 pages include important dates for filing information with the department of Real Estate, Real Property Securities, Mortgage Loan Brokering Laws, Duty to Supervise and Trust Fund Handling. You will find this booklet of notes invaluable in the preparing for the examination.

The Prep (CRASH) Course is offered 2 weekends a month.

Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Weekend Prep Schedule Dates:

2019 Schedule

  • February 16 & 17**
  • March 2 & 3**
  • March 23 & 24**
  • April 13 & 14**
  • May 4 & 5**
  • May 18 & 19**
  • June 1 & 2**
  • June 15 & 16**
  • July 6 & 7**
  • July 20 & 21**
  • August 3 & 4**
  • August 17 & 18**
  • September 7 & 8**
  • September 21 & 22**
  • October 5 & 6**
  • October 19 & 20**
  • November 2 & 3**
  • November 16 & 17**
  • December 7 & 8**

Call (619) 794-0055 for registration.
Please register at least 2 weeks before the planned weekend,
so you will have plenty of time to go over the Practice Exams.

**Please note the new location! Parking will be validated. The address for all classes is:

DoubleTree Mission Valley
7450 Hazard Center Dr
San Diego, CA 92108

Live 2-day Weekend Crash Course:

This weekend course is geared to passing the real estate exam. In addition to lecture on basic real estate subjects, the course will include:

  • Key terminology essential to passing the exam
  • Interpretation of confusing exam questions
  • Hints on techniques that will add points to your score
  • A review of real estate math
  • Memorization methods to aid you in remembering key issues

Instructor: Kathleen Monaco

  • Has trained thousands of students to successfully pass the real estate exam.
  • She is a college instructor - 8 years at San Diego State University.
  • 20 years at Mesa College teaching real estate.

What other students say about our crash course?

After attending another weekend course offered by a very well known real estate school and failing the exam, I knew I was going to pass after attending the Clare Institute and I did.Pele Wylde

I had total confidence and truly no nervousness or doubts when taking the state exam.
Maureen Ramsey

I thought that the exam was easy because of the weekend crash course.
Carol Edelson

I passed the test with comparative ease and of course now have my license.
Abbey Druliner

The two-day test prep course gave me the confidence to pass the state exam on the first try.
Gary West

I had no problem with the state exam because the preparation was excellent. I knew I would pass before going to the test.
Tom Jensen

Please call 619-794-0055 to purchase State Exam Preparation courses and/or materials.      

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