Exam prep errata

Corrections or changes to published materials are posted once they are approved by a panel of subject-matter experts. Errata will be corrected in future editions of the material. Download and... Read More

Educational resources

Are you an educator looking for tools to guide your students to a successful career as an engineer or surveyor? We provide engineering and surveying educators with NCEES exam prep materials Access... Read More

2018 service award winners

President’s Award Jerry Carter, CEO Jerry Carter, NCEES chief executive officer, has been involved with advancing the professions of engineering and surveying for over 30 years. Carter served as the violations administrator... Read More

PE exam

The Principles and Practice of Engineering (PE) exam tests for a minimum level of competency in a particular engineering discipline. It is designed for engineers who have gained a minimum... Read More

2013 service award winners

NCEES honored the contributions of ten 2016 service award recipients at its annual meeting Awards and Installation Gala on Friday, August 23. Read More

Exam-day policies

NCEES administers some engineering exams via computer-based testing and others via pencil-and-paper testing. The exam-day experience varies based on the testing experience. The policies examinees are expected to follow on... Read More

Exam scoring

NCEES has administered the FS exam via computer-based testing (CBT) since January 2014 and the PS exam since October 2016. These exams are not administered in pencil-and-paper format. Learn more... Read More

NCEES exams

Before registering for an NCEES exam, review your state’s (or foreign entity’s) unique registration and authorization process. Read More

Engineering educator resources

Do your students know about engineering licensure? NCEES offers several resources for educators interested in providing students with information about the licensure process and its career benefits. For many, having... Read More