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How to Become An Appraiser

Appraiser Trainee

1. Education

Complete the Required 75 hours of pre-licensing coursework as well as the supervisor trainee course.

2. Application

Apply with the State to become a State Registered Appraisal Assistant.

3. Background Check

Complete and Pass a national BCI and FBI fingerprint check.

 

Licensed Residential Appraiser

4. Education & Experience

Also, you must complete an additional 75 hours of pre-licensing courses as well as the required hours of experience.

5. Application

Once you’ve completed the additional education and experience, you must apply with the State to become a State Licensed Registered Appraiser.

6. Background Check

Complete and pass another national BCI and FBI fingerprint check.

7. Pass the Exam

Once you’ve received your Notice of Eligibility, you have 1 year to pass the State exam.

Certified Residential Appraiser

1. Education & Experience

You must have a college level education (in any field) from an accredited college or university, complete an additional 50 hours of pre-licensing courses and additional hours of experience.

2. Application

Once you’ve completed the additional education and experience, you must apply with the State to become a Certified Residential Appraiser.

3. Background Check

Complete and pass another BCI and FBI fingerprint check.

4. Pass the Exam

Once you’ve received your Notice of Eligibility, you have 1 year to pass the State exam.

Certified General Appraiser

1. Education & Experience

You must have a college level education (in any field) from an accredited college or university, complete an additional 50 hours of pre-licensing courses and additional hours of experience.

2. Application

Once you’ve completed the additional education and experience, you must apply with the State to become a Certified General Appraiser.

3. Background Check

Complete and pass another BCI and FBI fingerprint check.

4. Pass the Exam

Once you’ve received your Notice of Eligibility, you have 1 year to pass the State exam.

*Requirements vary by state.  Please visit your state board’s website for more information.

 

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