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State Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors

Application Fees and Exam Dates


2018 Application Fees

  • Professional Engineers . . . . . $75.00
  • Engineers‐in‐training . . . . . $30.00
  • Land Surveyors . . . . . $75.00
  • Land Surveyors‐in‐training . . . . . $30.00

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

Examination Information

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 NCEES.org.

Principles and Practice of Land Surveying Examination
The Principles and Practice of Land Surveying (PLS) examination is nowadministered 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 NCEES.org.


Notes

  1. Application numbers will be assigned upon receipt of the completed application.

  2. 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.

  3. The professional licensing examinations (PE and LS State Specific)  will be offered at two (2) locations.

    Location 1: ​  New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT),  Un​iversity Heights,  Newark, NJ

    Location 2:​   West Trenton Volunteer Fire Department,  ​Ewing, NJ


  4. The examination dates for the years 2017 & 2018 are as follows:

    • April 21, 2017 . . . . . (PE and LS State Specific)​
    • October 27, 2017 . . . . . (PE and LS State Specific)
    • April 13, 2018 . . . . . (PE and LS State Specific)
    • October 26, 2018 . . . . . (PE and LS State Specific)
Last Modified: 8/2/2017 9:23 AM