There is usually no requirement that those looking for a commercial insurance career need to hold a college degree to obtain a license. However, an agent must prepare for and pass a state exam to obtain both a Property and Casualty and Commercial Insurance license before starting to write business.How do you get an insurance agency license?
In general, to obtain a license to sell insurance, one must pay a fee, complete a pre-licensing training course and pass a licensing examination. Some states also require license applicants to be sponsored by an employer. Agent licenses must be renewed periodically and maintained by completing continuing education.