2018 Application Fees
2018 Examination Dates
April 13, 2018(Principles & Practices of Engineering / Land Surveying -
State Specific Only)
- Deadline for Application . . . . . September 28, 2017
- Deadline for Documents . . . . . November 30, 2017
October 26, 2018
(Principles & Practices of Engineering / Land Surveying -
State Specific Only)
- Deadline for Application . . . . . April 18, 2018
- Deadline for Documents . . . . . June 13, 2018
Fundamentals of Engineering and Fundamentals of Land Surveying Examinations
Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) and Fundamentals of Land Surveying (FS) examinations are offered as computer based exams at Pearsons VUE testing centers. You may register at
NCEES.org to sit for the FE & FS exams without submitting an application for Board approval. Additional instructions and information regarding the computer-based FE & FS exams can be found at
Principles and Practice of Land Surveying Examination
The Principles and Practice of Land Surveying (PLS) examination is now administered as a computer-based exam at Pearsons VUE testing centers. You may register at
NCEES.org to sit for the PLS exam. You are not required to submit an application to obtain Board approval prior to taking this exam. Additional instructions and information regarding the computer-based PLS exam can be found at
Application numbers will be assigned upon receipt of the completed application.
Effective October 2008, the PE examination will be given in the following disciplines:
Agricultural; Architectural; Chemical; Civil; Mechanical; Metallurgical and Materials; Mining and Mineral; Naval Architecture and Marine; Nuclear; Control Systems; Electrical and Computer; Environmental; Fire Protection; Industrial; Petroleum and P Surveying.
Transcripts without application numbers will not be retained. It is your responsibility to request that your college/university submit an official transcript to this office with an application number. Although we have an official deadline date for applications and documents, you are advised to submit all paperwork as soon as possible so that it may be processed promptly. Meeting the document deadline ensures that your application will be reviewed for the next available examination. It does not guarantee that the Board will find you eligible to sit for the exam(s). It is your responsibility to contact the Board office to confirm that all of your documents have been received. Please refer to your assigned application number when calling.
The examination dates for 2018 are as follows:
- April 13, 2018 . . . . . (PE)
- October 26, 2018 . . . . . (PE)