Online Self-Study Courses

To access information about course topics, click the Course Name in the table below. Please note that when you enroll in an IAAO self-study course, you take the course at your own pace and without instructor support. These courses are not AQB approved. Please check with your local jurisdiction for eligibility. 

Self-Study Courses
Course Name Member

101 - Fundamentals of Real Property Appraisal (30 CEUs) $399 $625
102 - Income Approach to Valuation (30 CEUs) $399 $625
331 - Mass Appraisal Practices & Procedures (30 CEUs) $399 $625
Self-Study Workshops
171 – IAAO Standards of Professional Practice and Ethics FREE $89
Self-Study 800 Series Courses
801 – Site Analysis (10 hours) $100 $125
802 – An Introduction to the Cost Approach to Value (10 hours) $100 $125
803 – An Introduction to the Sales Comparison Approach to Value (10 hrs) $100 $125
804 – An Introduction to the Income Approach to Value (10 hrs) $100 $125
805 – Mass Appraisal of Residential Property (10 hrs) $100 $125
808 – Mathematics for Assessors (15 hrs) $100 $125
809 – Online Excel Tutorial FREE!
859 – SPSS For Appraisers (14 hrs) $100 $125
Critical Issues Series
Course Name Member (USD) Non-Member (USD) Register
Big Box Retail $50 $100
Understanding Intangible Assets $50 $100

Cancellation Policy

  • You must cancel a course in writing and on the same day as the course purchase date. To cancel a course, please send an email to
  • If IAAO receives a cancellation request after the date of purchase, the IAAO will not issue a refund.

Technology Requirements

  • For the exam: A computer web camera with microphone is required. Please review complete requirements for ProctorFree, our online proctoring service, here
  • A calculator is required.
  • Current version of Google Chrome, Firefox, or Safari on a computer running Windows 7, 8, or 10 or Mac OS 10.11+ (El Capitan).
  • Current version of Adobe Flash.
  • If accessing the course using a mobile device, it must be a large-screen device such as an iPhone 6+ or iPad.

Need Help?

For a list of frequently asked questions and answers about taking online courses, please visit the FAQ page!

If you need assistance or have general questions about any of the items on this page, please contact the Professional Development Department at or 816-701-8100. If you have a specific question about a course or are having trouble accessing your online course, please submit a ticket. Office hours are 8:00 am–5:00 pm CST.