Maryland Insurance Administration
|Address:||200 St. Paul Place, Suite 2700|
Baltimore, MD 21202
|E-mail:||E-mail via the State website|
Exam Provider: PSI
Validity of examination results: As of October 1, 2018, once the pre-licensing course is completed and a certificate is awarded, the state insurance licensing examination must be taken within 6 months from the date of the certificate's issuance. If the examination is not taken, the certificate will expire, and the course must be retaken to qualify for the examination.
Prelicensing Education Hour Requirements
Acceptable Methods of Education
Certificate of Completion Requirements
Exam and/or Prelicensing Education Exemptions
Individuals who hold one or more of the below designations or certifications may be granted a waiver from the prelicensing education requirements for their applicable insurance exam:
Eligibility period of the pre-licensing education waiver to successfully passing both portions of the Maryland licensing examination: Currently, candidates who were granted a pre-licensing education waiver have one (1) year to take and successfully pass both portions of the Maryland licensing examination. Effective October 1, 2018, the pre-licensing education waiver will be valid for six (6) months. Candidates who are granted a pre-licensing education waiver will have 6 months to successfully take and pass both portions of the appropriate Maryland licensing examination. Candidates who do not take nor successfully pass both portions of the examinations within the six (6) month period will have to take a pre-licensing course and apply to retake both portions of the examination.
This information pertains to resident license applicants. For additional information for resident licensing, or for nonresident license information, please refer to the the Maryland Insurance Administration website at http://www.mdinsurance.state.md.us.
This information is based on state laws and regulations and is subject to change. Kaplan Financial Education makes every effort to make sure this information is current and accurate, however, Kaplan Financial Education is not engaged in rendering legal or professional advice and shall not be held responsible for inaccuracies contained herein.