Texas-SML Pre-licensing EducationPre-Licensure Education Requirements
New state-licensed MLOs are required to complete 20 hours of NMLS-approved education. This education must include 3 hours of Federal law, 3 hours of ethics (which shall include fraud, consumer protection, and fair lending issues), 2 hours of non-traditional mortgage lending, plus 12 hours of undefined education (referred to as electives). TX-SM has a requirement for 3 hours of instruction on state-specific law which may be satisfied by either taking a TX comprehensive course or a state-specific elective course.

Number of hours is 3/3/2/12 + 3hrs of TX-SML law = 23

PE Expiration: Enacted See the TX-SML Requirements Checklist for details.

Cite: https://mortgage.nationwidelicensingsystem.org/courseprovider/Course%20Provider%20Resources/State%20Specific%20Education%20Requirements.pdf