Our History

Our School

Raise The Bar Real Estate School is wholly owned and operated by the Scottsdale Area Association of REALTORS®. When you learn about us you’ll realize we offer a real estate pre-licensing course, which fulfills the 90 hours required to become certified in the state of Arizona. Tuition for this course is currently $459.

Raise The Bar also offers a Broker licensing course designed for current real estate professionals in pursuit of a Broker’s license. The program offers them the necessary curriculum to become licensed and/or own and operate their own business. The tuition for this course is currently $559, which fulfills the 90 hours required to become certified in the state of Arizona. This license requires three years of practical, full-time experience as a salesperson or Broker during the immediate five years preceding application.

Why Choose Us?

Taught by working professionals

All our courses are taught by working real estate professionals. They’re in the business and are practicing Brokers. They’ve seen it all and done it all, so they know the answers to your most complex questions.

Small intimate class size

At Raise The Bar we believe a small class size will make it easier for you to understand the course material and give you an opportunity to participate. You’ll have more freedom to ask questions you need to have answered BEFORE taking the Arizona real estate examination.

Professional environment

Our faculty has one job: to give students a quality real estate education they can’t get anywhere else. That’s because our faculty is devoted to the real estate industry. They understand all aspects of the business and use their expertise to educate the best new talent.

Focus on student success

At Raise The Bar Real Estate School we prepare our students to go into the real estate world as professionals. Our goal is for graduates to have the confidence of being ready to work on their first day in the industry.

State of the art classrooms

All classes for Raise The Bar School are held at Venue 8600—the most modern venue in Scottsdale. Classrooms are equipped with the latest audio/visual equipment, fast WiFi, and powered tables.

Taking the exam

At Raise The Bar Real Estate School, we work tirelessly to make sure no one is left behind. Because we want everyone to pass the state exam, we offer tutoring or additional help. We’re always there for our students.


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