Mortgage Loan Originator Qualifying Education

Prior to applying for a MLO license, the applicant must first complete 20 hours of NMLS approved licensing education comprised of the following,

  • 3 hours of Federal law;
  • 3 hours of Ethics;
  • 2 hours of non-traditional mortgage lending;
  • 2 hours of Colorado state-specific defined electives; and
  • (The 2 hours of state-specific content may also be completed as a standalone course.)
  • 10 hours of general electives.

Once you complete the licensing education, you must pass the National SAFE MLO examination with uniform state content.

National SAFE MLO Examination