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Mississippi General Contractor NASCLA

The complete combo package includes:

  • All the books for your NASCLA Exam and Mississippi Business Law
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  • Each Book's Individual Highlighting Presentation
  • Audio tracks for each book to help with some memorization
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  • Quizzes for each individual book
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    State Requirements & Application

    Requirements:

    * Licensure will be required for the practice of contracting in Mississippi for commercial projects that $100,000 or more or public projects $50,000 or more.

    * Pre-approval from the state is required to sit for the examination.

    * The Mississippi Business and Law exam is also required to be passed to obtain your contractors license.

    * Applicants must submit CPA reviewed financial statements to document sufficient net worth and provide proof of workers compensation insurance at required levels of coverage.

    * Applicant must Provide a Certificate of General Liability insurance coverage showing current minimum coverage of $300,000.00 per occurrence and $600,000.00 aggregate.

    * Applicant must show experience in the Classification of work requested. Please List 3 jobs Completed.

    Board Contact Information:

    Mississippi State Board of Contractors
    2679 Crane Ridge Dr. Suite, C
    Jackson, MS 39216

    Phone: 800.880.6161
    Email: info@msboc.us
    Website:
    http://www.msboc.us

    Frequently Asked Questions: Mississippi FAQ

    Fees: The application fee for a new Mississippi contractor license is $200 for one classification plus $50 for each additional classification. To obtain a Mississippi general contractor license application and other forms for Mississippi go to Application


    Test Information

    Test Information This test covers information in the 12 subject areas below. The questions are created from content in the 23 book set shown below the following chart.
    Candidate Information Bulletin: Click here to download the bulletin.

    Exam Information
    Exam Fee $130
    Number of Questions 115
    Passing Score 70% or 81 Questions
    Time Limit 330 Minutes

    Subject Area Number of Questions
    General Requirements 25
    Site Construction
    15
    Concrete 6
    Masonry
    4
    Metals 6
    Wood 5
    Thermal and Moisture Protection 5
    Doors, Windows, and Glazing 4
    Finishes 5
    Mechanical and Plumbing Systems 6
    Electrical Systems 3
    Procurement and Contracting Requirements 31

    Reciprocity

    Mississippi has established reciprocity with Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, South Carolina and Tennessee. The NASCLA exam serves as your trades exam in Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, U.S. Virgin Islands, West Virginia.

    Permitted Work

    With this license you may bid on and build all types of buildings in MS.