About Schlicher-Kratz Institute
Schlicher-Kratz Institute is an independent provider of real estate education, appraiser education, and mortgage loan origination training. Based in Pennsylvania and in business since 1975, we offer courses both in the classroom and online. Schlicher-Kratz Institute will be there to help you long after you receive your license. With 35+ years in business, we take pride in our customer service. Your phone calls are answered personally by our staff, which always has the answers to your questions concerning your license. Another Schlicher-Kratz advantage is our unparalleled repeat policy, which allows you to retake any pre-licensing class for up to six months following the completion of your course. Combined with our “Independence as an Education Provider”, you can rest assured that we have your best interests in mind when it comes to obtaining your license. Contact us today to learn how we can help you!
Real Estate Courses & Licensing:
For nearly 40 years, we have provided real estate instruction to thousands of successful real estate students in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. We offer pre-licensing classes, continuing education classes, and broker classes. All of our instructors are experienced real estate professionals who have the educational background to help you understand the Real Estate profession, whether you are preparing to take the state exam or just want to become more effective in your career. For your convenience, pre-licensing classes are offered in several locations including Philadelphia, Montgomeryville, Bensalem, Reading, and Clarks Summit. For those interested in “climbing the ladder” of real estate, we offer broker courses and continuing education courses. The Pennsylvania State Real Estate Commission has certified us as an Approved Provider of real estate course instruction. For those with a New Jersey real estate license, we offer continuing education courses approved by the New Jersey Department of Banking and Industry.
Appraisal Courses & Licensing:
Schlicher-Kratz Institute has been approved by the Pennsylvania State Appraisal Board since its inception in 1995 to provide instruction in appraisal courses. We have provided appraisal instruction to hundreds of successful appraisal students for over 30 years. Our National USPAP instructors are certified by the Appraiser Qualifications Board. Many of our appraisal continuing education courses are also approved for real estate CE, allowing those with both real estate and appraiser licenses to receive dual credit.
Mortgage Originator Courses & Licensing:
We are an Approved NMLS Provider (#1400084) offering classes for Mortgage Loan Originators, including the 20-hour pre-licensing requirement under the SAFE Act. We offer Mortgage Loan Origination pre-licensing and continuing education courses in the classroom and online. Our knowledgeable instructors receive rave reviews on the NMLS post-class surveys with comments like “excellent”, “top notch”, and “up-to-date with the changing industry”.