District of Columbia Department of Banking
810 First Street, NE, Suite 701
Washington, DC 20002
(202) 442-7821

District of Columbia Department of Banking licensed mortgage loan officers require 20 hours of pre-licensing education; The national class and 3 hours of DC law.

All states require a national exam for licensing. DC does not require an additional state test, requires 3 hours of separate of law for those who are currently NMLS-licensed elsewhere, and requires 8 hours of continuing education (CE) annually for NMLS-licensed mortgage loan officers, 1 of which must be state law.