Students enrolling into South Carolina Real Estate classes must be 18 years of
age and must be a high school graduate or the recipient of a certificate of equivalency (GED).
Your registration is contingent upon verification and valid payment.
The test grading for the First Year Sales is based on a multiple-choice exam on
General Real Estate Information, along with a multiple-choice exam based on South Carolina
state laws. On each portion of all exams 75% is a passing grade and 74% is failing. Should you
fail any PREPS exam, we will give ONLY ONE make-up exam at no charge. Should you fail the
make-up exam you will be required to begin the class again. All MCE & Broker A classes are
graded on the student participating 100% in all class activities. Palmetto Real Estate Prep
School (PREPS) may offer courses other than those mentioned to which these rules may not
Tuition can be paid by check, credit/debit card, or cash and is due at the time of
registration. Tuition rates are as follows: First Year Sales Pre-License: $499.00, Advanced Real
REFUND/CANCELLATION POLICY: If you cannot attend a course as
planned, you must notify PREPS at least two (2) business days prior to the first day of class in
order to receive a full refund. Persons who do not cancel will be charged full tuition. Refunds will
not be processed for persons who have attended any portion of the course. Refunds will be
made within two weeks of request. If changes are requested at least two (2) business days prior
to class start date fees may be transferred to another class. In case of an emergency and class
is cancelled abruptly, a refund will be offered and the class will be rescheduled. PREPS
reserves the right to change class schedules, fees and instructors when necessary. Full tuition
will be refunded if courses are cancelled PREPS.
PREPS is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY school complying with all local, state and Federal laws.
The South Carolina Real Estate Commission and PREPS require that you
attend ALL SESSIONS before you can take the exam and earn a certificate. Hours per class are
as follows: First Year Pre-License: 60 hours, Advanced Principles in Real Estate: 30 hours.
PARTIAL CREDIT will be given for any class. If a student misses any part of a session or more
than one session, the session, or those sessions missed can be made up at a future regularly
scheduled class. A fee of $50.00 PER SESSION within 6 months or FULL CHARGES will be
collected again. If for any reason a class cannot be held as scheduled, students will be notified,
and a make-up class will be held as soon as practical. If for some reason a class is cancelled
after it starts, students will be eligible to attend the next scheduled class at no additional charge.
All students are required to conduct themselves in a professional manner. All students are
expected to be properly groomed and maintain a professional attitude; no disruptive behavior or
threats of physical violence will be tolerated. If after two warnings offensive behavior continues
the student may be expelled from the class at the discretion of the instructor and will forfeit all
fees paid for the class. PREPS has a zero tolerance for cheating. Students caught cheating will
be expelled and forfeit all fees paid for the class.
As a participant in this class, I, the STUDENT, hereby waive any claim
or prospective claim of liability against Palmetto Real Estate Prep School (PREPS), and/or their
employees and agents, with respect to any injuries, illness, damage or death occurring to myself
while participating in, or as a result of participation in, any and all classes or related activities. I
further agree to indemnify and to hold Palmetto Real Estate Prep School (PREPS), as well as
all members of its staff whether contracted or employed, free and harmless from any injury,
illness, loss, liability damage, cost, or expense which they may incur as a result of any injury that
I may sustain while participating in said activity. CERTIFICATES: Only one original certificate is
issued. Replacement Certificates are $25.00 each. This agreement is a legally binding contract
between the student and Academy. A copy is being given to the Student, according to STATE
LAW. I, the student, agree to all of the conditions of this document.
Signing or typing your name renders this document binding. Must be signed to receive a