About Us

About the School


Arizona Mountain School of Real Estate is an Arizona Department of Real Estate licensed school certified to teach salesperson and broker pre-licensing and license renewal continuing education including Introduction to Contract Writing and Broker Management Clinics I, II, and III.

Founded in 2015, more than 550 students have completed Arizona Mountain School of Real Estate’s 90-hour pre-licensing educational courses, and the school has offered more than 500 continuing education classes.

Currently, the Arizona Mountain School of Real Estate is offering its 90-hour salesperson pre-licensing courses online only. Online pre-licensing education was approved by the Arizona Department of Real Estate in January of 2019, it took us a year to help develop an exceptionally high-quality statewide course, and we introduced that course in January, 2020.

Our premier Internet-based course was developed in cooperation with OnlineEd, Portland, Oregon. OnlineEd is a leading developer and distributor Internet-based education in California, Washington, Oregon, Nevada, Florida as well as Arizona. It offers web-based pre-license courses in insurance, lending, and contracting in select states. OnlineEd also provides a variety of certification, continuing education, and career development courses throughout the country.

Our online course is the 90-hour required state license exam qualifier. Like all other Arizona pre-licensing courses, students must complete all 90 hours of education; take and pass a school examination to be certified to take the state licensing test; and show evidence of completing a basic contract writing course before applying for a license.

About Kurt Wildermuth, Director

Kurt Wildermuth is a well-known, sought-after, popular real estate educator.

He's developed and taught Arizona salesperson and broker pre-licensing courses plus continuing education classes since 2005.

He is the owner and director of Arizona Mountain School of Real Estate, one of the most well-known and highly respected real estate pre-licensing and continuing education schools in Arizona.

It is a version of Arizona Mountain School of Real Estate's live classroom course developed and distributed in conjunction with OnLineEd, Portland, Oregon, a leading provider of nationwide online professional career education.

Kurt is active in the Real Estate Educator's Association and is a frequent presenter on curriculum issues and design at their national conferences.

He is a licensed Arizona real estate broker.

Wildermuth holds bachelor and master of arts degrees in journalism from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Journalism and focused study on writing, marketing, management, and strategic communication.​​

Prior to teaching real estate, Mr. Wildermuth taught marketing communication courses at the university level for 25 years, and also conducted more than 100 workshops and seminars during that time.