New Member Requirements

Minnesota Department of Commerce

The Minnesota Department of Commerce (DOC) requires newly licensed agents to complete 30 credits of continuing education (CE) by the second June 30 after receiving their license for their first renewal. Check your CE transcripts for requirements and due dates.


New members must complete New Member Orientation and 2.5 hours New Member Code of Ethics training to obtain an active membership with MAR. These programs are scheduled when joining.

New Member Code of Ethics is offered via live webinar for new members that is approved for 2.5 real estate continuing education credits. New members can also take it online at their own pace from the National Association of Realtors®.

Click here to access the New Member Code of Ethics offered by the National Association Realtors®. Note: If you take this course please email your course completion certificate to moc.rotlaerslpmnull@ofni.

Existing Member Requirements

Agents are required to complete 30 real estate CE credits in their two year cycle, with a minimum of 15 CE credits in the first year of the cycle.

Every year (July 1 – June 30)

  • Salesperson and Broker Required Module (3.75 CE)
    • 2020/2021 Required Module – Minnesota Disclosure Laws (3.75 CE)

Every two years

  • Agency Law (1 hour)
  • Fair Housing (1 hour)

Association Requirement

It is required that REALTORS® complete 2.5 CE of Code of Ethics (COE) training every three years in order to continue their membership with the association.

CE Transcript Directions