South Dakota MLO Exam Info

Specific South Dakota MLO Exam Content: There is no such thing as a "standard" mortgage loan originator Exam. All states have varied content from each other. This is why we spend so much time preparing the individual content for the South Dakota MLO exam keeping up with the changes as they occur in South Dakota.

MLO Practice Exams are organized into categories: When studying for your South Dakota MLO exam it is important to know your areas of weakness. We have taken the time to divide up the content into categories such as Federal Law, Loan Origination, General Loan knowledge and ethics. Each Category is graded separately to make it easier to identify and focus on your areas of weakness. Also included are master MLO Exams which incorporate all of the different categories into one test to help prepare you for your South Dakota MLO Exam.

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All applicants for a real estate license must register for and pass the licensing exam PRIOR to applying for a license.

Applicants for a license have 60 days from the date of the notice of having passed the exam to file an application for license. If an individual does not file an application within that time frame, any rights to a passing score are forfeited.

Auctioneer license applications must be made within two years of completion of the pre-licensing courses. Property manager license applications must be made within two years of completion of the Fundamentals of Property Management Course.

Licensing exams for real estate brokers and broker associates are available in Rapid City and Sioux Falls via computer. These candidates need to register with the testing service by the registration deadline listed in Applied Measurement Professionals' (AMP) Candidate Handbook. The test center in Sioux Falls is located in the H & R Block office at 3308 South Minnesota Avenue. The test center in Rapid City is located in the H & R Block office at 1819 West Main.

Broker associate and broker candidates will be permitted to register for the exam either by phone or by mail. Phone registrations will require a credit card payment of $190 ($95 for each portion) at time of registration. Registration procedures are detailed in the AMP handbook which are distributed by the pre-licensing schools.

Auctioneer, property manager, and timeshare exams are administered by appointment in Pierre and Sioux Falls at the offices of the South Dakota Real Estate Commission. These candidates must contact the commission office (605-773-3600) to schedule an exam date. There is no fee for these exams.

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