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Steps to Earning the RCE Designation

Review the RCE website:
https://nar.realtor/rce

Start the RCE Applicant Data Form (ADF):
https://secure.realtor.org/rceadf.nsf/StartADFpart2?openform 
350 points are required to submit the ADF; enter in what you have earned points in and then use as a guide to earn additional points.

Print or purchase a copy of The Answer Book:
https://nar.realtor/answerbook
This is the main reference for the RCE exam, as well as the self-study courses.

Gather other references needed:
https://www.nar.realtor/designations-and-certifications/rce-designation/exam-resources

Print the AE Competencies and RCE Body of Knowledge:
https://www.nar.realtor/ae/professional-development/ae-competencies-and-body-of-knowledge-a-guide-for-the-successful-realtor-association-executive
(Note: the RCE Body of Knowledge competencies are identified by a diamond symbol)

Complete one of these two self-study courses:
REALTOR association Management Self-Study Course (no cost/50 points on ADF):
https://nar.realtor/ramcourse

or

Advanced REALTOR association Management Self-Study Course ($150/75 points on ADF):
https://store.realtor.org/search?search_api_views_fulltext=advanced+realtor+association+management+self+study+course


For more information, contact:
Renee Holland, rholland@realtors.org, 312-329-8545
Krystal Allen, kallen@realtors.org, 312-329-8514
Ashely Labanics, alabanics@realtors.org, 312-329-8877
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