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Exam-day policies

NCEES has administered the FS exam via computer-based testing (CBT) since January 2014. The PS exam transitioned to CBT in June 2016. Learn more about the PS exam transition. CBT exams are administered at NCEES-approved Pearson VUE test centers.

The policies examinees are expected to follow on exam day are outlined in the NCEES Examinee Guide. Refer to the appropriate exam format to learn about policies regarding

  • what to expect at the testing environment
  • proper identification to bring
  • what items are allowed into the testing room
  • approved calculators
  • approved comfort aids
  • reference materials
  • special accommodations
  • exam breaks
  • how to report irregularities
  • exit procedures
  • post-exam survey
  • exam results

Download your free copy of the NCEES Examinee Guide.