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Education
The Appraisal Institute offers world-class education that will help you advance your career.  The Appraisal Institute offers programs that can meet both state and Appraisal Institute primary and continuing education (CE) requirements. Programs are offered in a variety of formats such as:

Classroom education programs - view the list of courses offered locally below.

Online Education - Learn at your own pace anytime, anywhere.  Top-notch Appraisal Institute courses and seminars come straight to your desktop with online education! Learn from any computer anywhere, whenever you have time. It’s easy, convenient and a great way to get the education you want.

Webinars - The Appraisal Institute conducts webinars on a regular basis to provide convenient, valuable training on today's "hot" appraisal issues.

Educational Partners - Learn about courses and seminars offered by local real estate organizations that are of interest to appraisers.

Starting in 2013, the Massachusetts and Rhode Island Chapter's classroom offerings have a new home  - Click here for details
 
Classroom Education Programs


Advanced Residential Applications & Case Studies, Part 1   REGISTER NOW
August 20 - 21, 2014
Location: Boston, MA  
Classroom Hours:  8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Tuition: $360 AI Price; $460 Regular Price
Credit Hours: 15 hours (Be sure check with your state licensing board for approval.)
This course is being offered by our National Office; contact nationalprograms@appraisalinstitute.org with any questions.
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Advanced Residential Applications & Case Studies, Part 2   REGISTER NOW
August 22 - 26, 2014
Location: Boston, MA  
Classroom Hours:  8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Tuition: $590 AI Price; $690 Regular Price
Credit Hours: 30 hours (Be sure check with your state licensing board for approval.)
This course is being offered by our National Office; contact nationalprograms@appraisalinstitute.org  with any questions.
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Introduction to Green Buildings: Principles & Concepts  REGISTER NOW
September 9, 2014                                             
Location:  Federal Reserve Boston, 600 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, MA
Classroom Hours:   8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Tuition: $50 AI Price; $75 Full Price (after 8/28, add $50) ***SPECIAL DISCOUNTED PRICE
Credit Hours: 8 hours (Be sure check with your state licensing board for approval.)

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Business Practices and Ethics  
REGISTER NOW
September 18, 2014
Location: Hyatt Place, 10 Forbes Road, Braintree, MA
Classroom Hours:  8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Tuition: $175 AI Price; $225 Regular Price
Credit Hours: 7 hours of AI credit. The AQB approved this course for 4 hours of CE. This is due to some content being specific to the Appraisal Institute and this course is approved for 4 hours in most states.  (Be sure check with your state licensing board for approval.)
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2014 - 2015 7 Hour National USPAP Update Course  REGISTER NOW
September 25, 2014                                             
Location:  Crowne Plaza Woburn, 15 Middlesex Canal Park, Woburn, MA
Classroom Hours:   8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Tuition: $200 AI Price: $250 Full Price (includes a copy of 2014-2015 USPAP)
Credit Hours: 7 hours (Be sure check with your state licensing board for approval.)
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Residential and Commercial Valuation of Solar      REGISTER NOW
October 27 - 28, 2014                                             
Location:  Holiday Inn Conference Center and Hotel, 55 55 Ariandne Road , Dedham, MA
Classroom Hours:   8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Tuition: $375 AI Price: $425 Regular Price (after 10/1; add $50)
Credit Hours: 14 hours (Be sure check with your state licensing board for approval.)

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2014 - 2015 7 Hour National USPAP Update Course  
  REGISTER SOON
October 30, 2014                                             
Location:  Sheraton Providence Airport Hotel, 1850 Post Road, Warwick, RI
Classroom Hours:   8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Tuition: TBA
Credit Hours: 7 hours (Be sure check with your state licensing board for approval.)
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Online Courses and Seminars                               REGISTER 
Online sessions begin on the 1st and 15th of each month

View a Complete List of Online Education Offerings approved in MA

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More Information on Appraisal Institute Education
  • State ApprovalsCheck the approvals of courses and seminars in Massachusetts as well as other states.
  • Examination PolicyLooking to challenge or retake an examLearn more.
  • National Appraisal Institute Scholarships - The Appraisal Institute Education Trust offers several scholarship programs. View details and download applications.
  • Explore a Career in Real Estate Valuation - Interested in exploring a challenging, dynamic career in real estate valuation? Find out how to start your career.

  • Educational Requirements for Appraisal Institute DesignationsFor a summary of requirements for our MAI and SRA designations, view the MAI/SRA requirement charts.

  • Continuing Education (CE) - The Appraisal Institute offers programs that fulfill both state and Appraisal Institute CE requirements. View answers to frequently asked CE questions.

  • Nationwide Education ProgramsTo view education programs offered throughout the United States, click here.










Online Education Available to You 24/7
All Appraisal Institute online sessions begin on the 1st and 15th of each month and allow participants up to 30 days to complete the session as rapidly or as slowly as needed. Students may enroll at any time for either the current or an upcoming session

Classes start the 1st and 15th of each month. You can register and begin your class any time after the class start date and before the class end date. Login from anywhere -- work or home. You can go as rapidly or as slowly as needed within a 45-day window.

You do not have to attend at scheduled times -- you work at your pace, not the instructor's pace.

You can work for one hour and then log off and come back three days later and work for another hour or two.