2014 Education Survey for Brokers 

 

1.     AREC should review course content to make sure it is applicable to Arkansas.

Answer Options                                                         Response Percent     

Strongly Agree                                                           54.7%             

Agree                                                                          41.1%             

Neutral                                                                        4.2%               

Disagree                                                                      0.0%               

Strongly Disagree                                                       0.0%               

 

2.     Instructors should be familiar with the practice of real estate in Arkansas including laws and regulations pertaining to real estate.

Answer Options                                                         Response Percent

Strongly Agree                                                           73.6%             

Agree                                                                          24.9%             

Neutral                                                                        1.2%               

Disagree                                                                      0.2%               

Strongly Disagree                                                       0.0%               

 

3.     AREC should continue to monitor continuing education compliance by licensees.

Answer Options                                                         Response Percent     

Strongly Agree                                                           56.6%             

Agree                                                                          41.3%             

Neutral                                                                        1.9%               

Disagree                                                                      0.2%               

Strongly Disagree                                                       0.0%               

 

4.     AREC should continue to place licensees on an inactive status for failing to complete continuing education or post license education.

Answer Options                                                         Response Percent     

Strongly Agree                                                           59.9%             

Agree                                                                          33.9%             

Neutral                                                                        4.8%               

Disagree                                                                      1.5%               

Strongly Disagree                                                       0.0%               

 

5.     AREC should assume responsibility for the quality of real estate education in Arkansas.

Answer Options                                                         Response Percent     

Strongly Agree                                                           47.8%             

Agree                                                                          40.3%             

Neutral                                                                        10.0%             

Disagree                                                                      1.3%               

Strongly Disagree                                                       0.6%               

 

6.     AREC should discipline real estate instructors who falsify course completions for licensees.

Answer Options                                                         Response Percent

Strongly Agree                                                           70.2%             

Agree                                                                          27.3%             

Neutral                                                                        2.1%               

Disagree                                                                      0.2%               

Strongly Disagree                                                       0.2%               

 

7.     AREC should attend and monitor real estate courses.

Answer Options                                                         Response Percent     

Strongly Agree                                                           26.1%             

Agree                                                                          40.4%             

Neutral                                                                        27.4%             

Disagree                                                                      5.1%               

Strongly Disagree                                                       1.1%               

 

8.     Real estate instructors should be required to attend workshops and training at the AREC on an ongoing basis.

Answer Options                                                         Response Percent     

Strongly Agree                                                           43.7%             

Agree                                                                          42.5%             

Neutral                                                                        11.7%             

Disagree                                                                      1.5%               

Strongly Disagree                                                       0.6%               

 

9.     Brokers should have the opportunity to take broker specific continuing education with only brokers in attendance.

Answer Options                                                         Response Percent     

Strongly Agree                                                           44.3%             

Agree                                                                          33.8%             

Neutral                                                                        18.6%             

Disagree                                                                      3.1%               

Strongly Disagree                                                       0.2%