Illinois Land Surveyor License Requirements

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6 Mandatory Hours
14 Elective Hours
20 Total Hours

Learn what's required for your Land Surveyors License in Illinois

This land surveyors licensing information summarizes the minimum requirements established by the Illinois State Board of Professional Engineers and Illinois Land Surveyors. We recommend you contact the Illinois State Board of Professional Engineers and Illinois Land Surveyors for more detailed information or changes.

If you obtain real estate licenses in multiple states, we recommend you check each state's requirements.

Illinois Land Surveyors: Blanket

Total Hours Required: 20
Mandatory Hours: 6
Elective Hours: 14
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 11/30/2020
Education Cycle in Months: 24
Next Education Due Date: 11/30/2020
Illinois Land Surveyors must complete 20 professional development courses every 24 months. Of the 20 hours, 2 hours must be in the area of professional conduct and 4 hours must be in Illinois Statutes and Rules for Land Surveyors. The Illinois state-specific course must be completed in a classroom setting. 

Online Limitations

No more than 10 hours may be obtained from online distance learning.

The Illinois Statutes and Rules for Land Surveyors course must be taken in a classroom setting. 

Governing Agency

Name: Illinois State Board of Professional Engineers and Illinois Land Surveyors
Phone: 2177850800
Fax: 3128144500
Address: 320 West Washington Street, 3rd floor Springfield, IL 62786

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.