Yes. Our Missouri state approval number is: 8011434.
Most students will have their credits processed the same day on which they complete their final exam. If a course is completed outside of our normal business hours, these credits will be processed on the morning of the next business day. Once your credits have been successfully filed, you will receive a notification email that also contains your Certificate of Completion.
No. Self-study final exams do not require a monitor.
Self-study final exams are closed book. Licensees may not refer to the course material while the exam is in progress.
The final exam must be passed with a score of 70 percent or higher to receive credit. Students have unlimited attempts to pass the exam.
A roster fee of $1.00 per credit is required to process course credits in this state. This fee will be added to your order total during checkout and is then sent by us to the state upon completion.
No. You may spend as much time with the course material as you feel necessary, and you may come and go from that material as often as you like. There is no time limit on our exams, however all exams must be completed within one sitting. Once started, if an exam is abandoned for any reason you will need to begin that exam from the beginning when you next return.
Do take special note that every course has an expiration date, which is based on both the state approval and your website purchase date. In order to receive credit you must complete the course before that expiration date.
Life and/or Health, Property and/or Casualty, Multiple License: 16 credit hours of CE, including 3 hours of ethics, per license term.
Title: 8 credit hours of CE per license term.
Special Training/Education Requirements
Suitability in Annuities
- Effective March 30, 2017, producers and brokers must complete an annuity course approved by the commissioner of at least four hours in length and meet carrier producer training requirements. Producers licensed prior to the effective date have until September 1st, 2017 to complete training.
Long-Term Care (LTC)
Initial 8-hour training requirement: A producer may not sell, solicit, or negotiate a qualified LTC Partnership Plan unless he or she is licensed for both life and health and has completed an initial 8-hour training course pre-approved by the Missouri Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions, and Professional Regulation (DIFP).
Ongoing 4-hour training requirement: After completing the initial 8-hour training requirement, producers continuing to sell LTC must complete a 4-hour ongoing training course, pre-approved by the Missouri DIFP, during each 2-year license term, thereafter.
- Producers must complete a one-time 3-hour course related to the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) requirement.
Nonresident producer’s license status will be verified through PDB as proof of continuing education compliance (PDB Participating State Report at http://www.nipr.com/maps/pdb-participation-map.htm). A certification letter from the producer's home state is not required.
Licenses renew 2 years from the license issuance date and every 2 years thereafter.
A particular course may not be taken for credit more than once within a 2-year license term.
All excess hours earned during a 2-year license term may be carried forward to the next 2-year license term.
Individuals are exempt from continuing education if one of the following is true:
- The producer has suffered a serious physical injury or illness.
- The producer is on active duty in the Armed Forces for an extended time.
- The producer is at least 70 years old.
- The producer resides outside of the US
Missouri Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions, and Professional Regulation
PO Box 690
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0690
Disclaimer: InsuranceStudy provides this information as a courtesy to individuals who are subject to continuing education (CE) as insurance producers, agents, adjusters and/or brokers. Although reasonable efforts have been made to ensure that the information provided here is accurate and current, neither InsuranceStudy nor its employees warrant or represent that this information is accurate and current. All information is subject to change without notice. We encourage you to contact the relevant licensing body and/or your carrier to find the most up-to-date and personally relevant requirements.