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Calculator policy

To protect the integrity of its exams, NCEES limits the types of calculators you may bring to exam sites. The only calculator models acceptable for use during the 2016 exams are as follows.

Casio

All fx-115 models. Any Casio calculator must contain fx-115 in its model name. Examples of acceptable Casio fx-115 models include (but are not limited to):

  • fx-115 MS
  • fx-115 MS Plus
  • fx-115 MS SR
  • fx-115 ES
  • fx-115 ES Plus

Hewlett Packard

  • HP 33s
  • HP 35s

Texas Instruments

All TI-30X and TI-36X models. Any Texas Instruments calculator must contain either TI-30X or TI-36X in its model name. Examples of acceptable TI-30X and TI-36X models include (but are not limited to):

  • TI-30Xa
  • TI-30Xa SOLAR
  • TI-30Xa SE
  • TI-30XS Multiview
  • TI-30X IIB
  • TI-30X IIS
  • TI-36X II
  • TI-36X SOLAR
  • TI-36X Pro

The list of acceptable calculators for the 2017 exams will be posted by December 1, 2016.