What are the requirements to obtain an MAI membership?

To pursue MAI designation, a candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited educational institution and complete the following tasks within four years or less:

  • Attend a General Appraiser Report Writing & Case Studies course and pass the exam
  • Pass the Advanced Income Capitalization exam
  • Pass the Advanced Market Analysis & HBU exam
  • Pass the Advanced Concepts & Case Studies exam
  • Pass the Quantitative Analysis exam
  • Pass the General Comprehension exam
  • Complete 4,500 hours of specialized work
  • Complete a general demonstration of knowledge
  • Submit a final MAI membership application