FAQs: Appraisal Qualifying Education

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Do I have to become a trainee appraiser first?

Most states allow you to go all the way to a certified general license without ever becoming a trainee first. There are a few states that require a licensing exam at the trainee level.

You should check with your state Appraisal Board to determine what the requirements are in your state.

Below is a table with links to the Appraisal Board for every state. Clicking that link should take you directly to their website for information.

Alabama Hawaii Michigan North Carolina Texas
Arizona Idaho Minnesota North Dakota Utah
Arkansas Illinois Mississippi Ohio Vermont
California Indiana Missouri Oklahoma Virgin Islands
Colorado Iowa Montana Oregon Virginia
Connecticut Kansas Nebraska Pennsylvania Washington
Delaware Kentucky Nevada Puerto Rico West Virginia
District of Columbia Louisiana New Jersey Rhode Island Wisconsin
Florida Maine New Mexico South Carolina Wyoming
Georgia Maryland New York South Dakota

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