Illinois State Requirements

Total Hours Required: 28

Elective Hours: 21

Mandatory Hours: 7

License Renewal Period: 2 years

License Expiration Date: 9/30/2023

Education Cycle: 24 months

Education Due  6/30/2023

Other Licensing Requirements:

Illinois Appraisers are required to take 28 continuing education hours every 24 months, 7 of which include the USPAP refresher. 

The 7-hour USPAP refresher course must be completed within 6 months after the effective date of the new USPAP update course. 

Online Limitations:

Illinois allows all 28 hours of continuing education to be completed online.

State Reporting of CE Credit:  The education provider submits all completed continuing education electronically on a weekly basis. Should a student require credit to be reported at an alternate time,  please email with the request.  Requests are generally processed within 24 hrs.

State contact information:

Name: Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
Phone #: 217-785-0820

Fax #: 217-782-2549


Division of Professional Regulation
320 West Washington Street
Springfield, IL 62786
Note: This information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It is the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting state board requirements.