MLO License Education Requirements in Arizona

Overview of MLO License Education Requirements in Arizona

Let’s explore the MLO license education requirements in Arizona. To obtain an MLO license, individuals in Arizona Virginia must complete 20 hours of NMLS-approved pre-licensing education. This education covers federal law, ethics, non-traditional mortgage lending, elective education, and Arizona-specific topics.

State Specific Education Requirements for Becoming a Licensed MLO in Arizona

Specifically, the 20 hours of education includes 3 hours of federal law instruction, 3 hours of ethics instruction covering fraud, consumer protection, and fair lending issues, 2 hours of non-traditional mortgage lending instruction, 8 hours of elective instruction, and 4 hours of Arizona-specific state law instruction.

Application Process

The Arizona MLO Application Checklist from the NMLS can guide you through the process of becoming a licensed MLO in Alabama, including paying fees, being sponsored by an employer, and fulfilling the education requirement for becoming a licensed MLO in Arizona. You can view the full checklist using the link below.

View the Arizona Application Checklist

At a Glance

  • NMLS Education: 20 Hours
  • AZ State Education: 4 Hours
  • License Application Fee: $350.00
  • NMLS Processing Fee: $30.00
  • Credit Report Fee: $15.00
  • Background Check Fee: $36.25

Get Started With SAFE 20 Hour Education

MLO applicants in Arizona must complete the SAFE 20 Hour Education course and pass the NMLS National MLO exam to begin the licensing process. Our multiple format options for the 20-hour course allow you to meet your study needs and fit your schedule. 

View our course and test preparation options here.

Completing your Arizona-Specfic Pre-Licensing Education Course

As mentioned, one of the education requirements for becoming a licensed MLO in Arizona includes completing 4 hours of Arizona-specific education. You can view our Online Self-Study option below.

Additional Info on Requirements for Becoming a Licensed MLO in Arizona

As mentioned above, passing the NMLS National MLO Exam and obtaining your NMLS ID Number are part of the Pre-licensing Requirements for Arizona. We offer short videos below that guide you through the steps of obtaining your NMLS ID, scheduling your exam, and provide tips on successfully passing the exam. Subscribe to our YouTube Channel for more great tips and industry-related news!