MANDATORY National Background Check Information

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As of January 1, 2008 all applicants for a new license in real estate must complete a national criminal history check. This is NOT required for those seeking a Sales Associate license from a Provisional Sales Associate license.

You will be required to:

1) Pay for and submit fingerprints

2) Part A of the license application

3) Fee of $41.00 to the Oklahoma Real Estate Commission

ATTENTION: It may take up to 60 days from the time you submit your prints, Part A and your fee. We STRONGLY suggest you start this process prior to taking the exam at the Commission but submit your application, prints, and fee NO SOONER than 60 days before taking the exam.

Please keep in mind the background check is valid only for 6 months from issuance.

Tulsa School of Real Estate can provide you with a fingerprint card upon your registration or you can obtain it from the Commission. Click here to download Part A of the application.

Read OREC's information and procedures for the background check. Please click here.


You are required to submit with your application proof of citizenship or qualified alien status with evidence of such AND the Proof of Citizenship form. Please read the form for examples of acceptable evidence.

Please note: You must have this form notarized and the Commission does NOT notarize.

If you have any questions you may contact us or the Commission.