Tennessee Department of Financial Institutions
414 Union Street, Suite 1000
Nashville, TN 37219
To register for a Tennessee NMLS licensing class phone 615-988-1566
Tennessee Department of Financial Institutions licensed mortgage loan officers require 20 hours of pre-licensing education; The national requirements and 2 hours of Tennessee state law.
All states require a national exam for licensing. Tennessee does not require an additional state test, requires 2 hours of separate state law for those who are currently NMLS-licensed elsewhere, and requires 8 hours of continuing education (CE) annually for NMLS-licensed mortgage loan officers.