Kansas Real Estate Appraisal School
Wondering how to become an appraiser?
As your partner in Appraisal Education in Kansas, OnCourse Learning is an Kansas real estate appraisal school, approved by the Kansas Real Estate Appraisers Board to provide appraisal licensing and continuing education courses for real estate appraisal agents. OnCourse Learning provides all of the live and online appraiser license courses you will ever need for your career in real estate appraisal.
Browse online appraisal courses below to find the class that is right for you!
Kansas Appraisal New License Requirements
In Kansas, there are four levels of licensure for real estate appraisers:
- Provisional Trainee - This classification refers to trainees who have completed the education requirement of the license they are training for, but have not yet completed the test or experience requirements.
- Licensed Appraiser
- Certified Residential Appraiser
- Certified General Appraiser
The following basic requirements must be met for those completing the licensure process:
- Must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or GED
- Pass the state exam
- Fulfill application documents and fees
To act as a Licensed Appraiser, you must complete 150 hours of educational credits. You can get a head-start on these educational requirements with the Kansas 150-Hour Real Estate Appraiser Trainee Package offered by OnCourse Learning. This package includes the 7 mandatory courses plus a supplemental USPAP Manual eBook. This course covers all the best practices and industry standards of real estate appraisal. Providing you with all the knowledge you’ll need to both acquire your license and act as a valuable appraisal agent, this OnCourse Learning package is the best online appraisal education resource available. Once you have completed this course, you will hold the Provisional Trainee title. To achieve your general license, you need to complete 2000 hours of training within 12 months.
Kansas Appraisal Upgrade License Requirements
If you would like to upgrade to the certified levels, you must first meet the following higher education requirements:
- For Certified Residential level: A minimum of an Associate’s Degree OR 21 college semester hours in specific subject matters
- For Certified General level: A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree OR 30 college semester hours in specific subject matters
To achieve Certified Residential level, there is a requirement of 50 additional educational requirements plus completion of 2500 hours of experience within 24 months. The Certified General level requires 100 horus of education on top of the residential credits plus 3000 hours of experience completed within 30 months (including 1500 hours of non-residential appraisals).
Kansas Appraisal Continuing Education Requirements
All appraiser licenses in Kansas have a two year renewal period that runs from July 1 of each odd year to June 30 of the following odd year. During the renewal cycle, licensed appraisers must complete 28 hours of education (including the 7-hour USPAP Update course or its equivalent). OnCourse Learning offers two 14 hour continuing education packages that include the USPAP update to help you obtain your continuing education requirements. As your partner in real estate appraisal education, OnCourse Learning is with you from the time you start your career and onwards. From continuing education courses to study materials, you can utilize the resources of OnCourse Learning’s educational database throughout your career.