Exam schedule

The FE and FS exams are offered year-round as computer-based exams at Pearson VUE testing centers. Learn more here. The PS exam will be administered in pencil-and-paper format for the last time in April 2016; it will be converted to a computer-based test after that, with the first appointments available in October 2016. The PE and SE exams, which are still pencil-and-paper exams, are scheduled as follows:

YEAR PE, SE Vertical
SE Lateral
2016 Apr 15, Oct 28 Apr 16, Oct 29
2017 Apr 21, Oct 27 Apr 22, Oct 28
2018 Apr 13, Oct 26
Apr 14, Oct 27
2019 Apr 5, Oct 25
Apr 6, Oct 26
2020 Apr 17, Oct 23
Apr 18, Oct 24
2021 Apr 23, Oct 22
Apr 24, Oct 23
2022 Apr 22, Oct 21
Apr 23, Oct 22
2023 Apr 14, Oct 27
Apr 15, Oct 28
2024 Apr 12, Oct 25
Apr 13, Oct 26
2025 Apr 11, Oct 25 Apr 12, Oct 26

All PE exams are offered twice a year except for the following:

PE exams offered in April only
Agricultural and Biological Engineering
Architectural Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering
Software Engineering

PE exams offered in October only
Control Systems Engineering
Fire Protection Engineering
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
Mining and Mineral Processing Engineering
Nuclear Engineering
Petroleum Engineering