Prometric will offer online testing with remote proctoring

Effective October 1, Prometric will begin providing pre-licensing education and insurance licensing examinations to Maryland insurance professionals.

For the first time, Maryland Insurance Administration examinations will be available online with remote proctoring, using the Prometric ProProctor application. Prometric will also operate traditional test centers throughout the state. A list of those centers is below.

“We anticipate a smooth transition to our new vendor, Prometric,” said Maryland Insurance Commissioner Kathleen A. Birrane. “We are also very excited to make online testing available.  In addition to addressing challenges posed by COVID-19, on-line testing reduces barriers to entry for people who are interested in careers in insurance.”

Prospective licensees can begin contacting Prometric to schedule examinations on October 1 by calling 1-800-610-1174 or registering online through

The last day to take examinations through our current vendor, PSI, is September 30.

The pre-licensing course and license examination are required to qualify for most insurance licenses under Maryland state law.  After completing pre-licensing education requirements and passing the license examination, the license application is thoroughly reviewed. Once it has been determined that the license applicant meets the qualifying requirements, an insurance license can be issued.

Prometric will operate the following test centers:


Canton Crossing

1501 South Clinton Street, 2nd Floor

Baltimore, MD  21224


8120 Woodmont Avenue, Suite 510

Bethesda, MD  20814


6304 Woodside Court

Columbia, MD  21046


4301 Garden City Drive, Suite 203

Hyattsville, MD  20785


1322 Belmont Avenue, Suite 203

Salisbury, MD  21801


8601 LaSalle Road, Suite 106

Towson, MD  21286

Special Note: The Maryland Insurance Administration remains fully operational during the COVID-19 emergency. If you would like to file an insurance complaint, please use our online portal:

About the Maryland Insurance Administration

The Maryland Insurance Administration is an independent State agency charged with regulating Maryland’s $28.5 billion insurance industry. For more information about the Insurance Administration, please visit or follow us on Facebook at, Twitter at @MD_Insurance, LinkedIn at  or Instagram at @marylandinsuranceadmin.

About Prometric

Prometric, a global leader in test development, test delivery and candidate services, enables test sponsors worldwide to advance their credentialing programs through test development and delivery solutions that set the standard in quality and service excellence. Prometric offers a comprehensive and reliable approach to advising, developing, managing and delivering programs in an integrated, technology-enabled environment across the world’s most secure testing network including 14,000 locations in more than 180 countries or through the conveniences of online assessment services. For more information, visit

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