Mississippi Life and Health Insurance Agent Exam

Need of a License: An individual who is acting as an agent or producer needs a license to sell life and health insurance in Mississippi.

Who Grants a License: Licenses are granted by the Mississippi Insurance Department.
Life and Health Insurance Agent Exam
Qualifications to receive a License: Individuals who wish to obtain an insurance license in the State of Mississippi:
1. Be at least eighteen (18) years of age.
2. Be a resident of Mississippi.
3. Complete prelicensing education.
3. Pass the examination.
4. Apply for a license.
Prelicensing Education: Resident applicants must complete 20 hours of prelicensing education and pass an examination for each line of authority requested.
Applying for the Producer Exam:  Testing Services, Inc. provides the Mississippi Insurance License Examinations in five locations within the State. To register for an examination, download this PDF registration form. Send the registration form with your check or money order (payable to Testing Services, Inc.) to:

Testing Services, Inc.
124 One Madison Plaza
Suite 1400
Madison, MS 39110
Phone: 601-607-7736
Test Information: There are a variety of online resources to help prepare for the specifics of the exam. Resident applicant’s test scores are electronically submitted to the Mississippi Insurance Department. There is no need to submit test scores with the paper application.

How to Apply for the License: All applicants are encouraged to apply electronically through Sircon at www.sircon.com/mississippi or NIPR at www.nipr.com. Electronic licensing provides for a higher degree of accuracy and more efficient processing. In lieu of filing an electronic application, an applicant may apply by filing the Insurance Producer license application with the Department. This application must be completed in its entirety. If applying for a first-time license through SIRCON, the pre-licensing education certificate may be faxed to (601) 359-1951 or emailed to licensing@mid.state.ms.us with a request for on-line approval. Questions pertaining to the licensing process should be directed to licensing@mid.ms.gov or by calling the MID Licensing Division at (601) 359-3582.
Mississippi Insurance Department
Physical Address:
501 N. West St.
1001 Woolfolk State Office Building
Jackson, MS 39201
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 79
Jackson, MS 39205

License Renewal Requirements: Individual Producer licenses must be renewed every two years and there is a continuing education requirement.
Applicable Regulations: Life and health insurance agents in Mississippi are regulated by the Mississippi Insurance Department.

For more information on life and health insurance agent licensing and exam preparation, go to Tests.com’s Life and Health Insurance Exam Guide.

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Quality starts with...
...who wrote the material.
Our practice exam writers:
Susan Wright, MBA, CLU, RHU, REBC
 has worked in the insurance and financial services industry for over 20 years, where she has focused, in part, on producing training and educational materials. She has held roles at several large insurance and investment companies. Ms. Wright has been licensed as an insurance agent and an NASD/FINRA securities broker. She has earned nine industry professional designations, including: Chartered Life Underwriter, Registered Health Underwriter, Registered Employee Benefits Consultant, Certified Senior Advisor and Certified in Long-Term Care.

Noah Sobin is a licensed life insurance agent and insurance consultant who has worked as an agent for over ten years and as an insurance underwriter for five years. He has worked for Lincoln Financial Group and Prudential Financial. He earned his BA in Economics from Flordia State University.
Our practice exam covers life and health insurance exam subject areas that are common across the country and is not specific to any one state but rather applicable to all states. It covers all of the following areas which are typically covered in your actual state Life & Health Insurance examination:
  • General insurance
  • Insurance regulation
  • Life insurance basics
  • Life insurance policies
  • Life insurance policy provisions, options, and riders
  • Annuities
  • Federal tax considerations for life insurance and annuities
  • Qualified plans
  • Health Insurance basics
  • Individual health insurance policy general provisions
  • Disability income and related insurance
  • Medical plans
  • Health maintenance organizations
  • Group health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Insurance for special needs individuals and senior citizens
  • Federal tax considerations for health insurance