• APELSCIDLA Board

    Professional Engineer Exam

    PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS  

    FE   

    PE 

    Examination  

    NCEES Fundamentals of Engineering (FE)

    NCEES Principles & Practice (PE)
    NCEES PE Structural-Vertical Forces (8 hours)
    NCEES PE Structural-Lateral Forces (8 hours)
     

    Exam Vendor  

    NCEES 

    NCEES   

    Frequency and Dates of Exam  

    Four three-month cycles each year, described here

    • October 27, 2017
    • April 13, 2018
    • October 26, 2018

    Deadline for Application and Fee  

    Register directly with NCEES and pay testing fees directly to NCEES.
    Apply to Board for EIT designation only AFTER passing exam. 

    • June 19, 2017 (for October exam)
    • December 4, 2017 (for April exam)
    • June 18, 2018 (for October exam)

    First-time applicants must submit application and application fee to Board BEFORE registering with NCEES. 

    Deadline for Exam Registration and Fee  

    Information about NCEES registration and fee policies available here.

    • August 31, 2017 at 3:00 pm EDT (for October exam)
    • 2018 dates TBD

    Register online with NCEEES to reserve your seat for the exam AFTER receiving eligibility notice from Board. 

    Exam Fees
    Candidates must register with NCEES to create an account.  

    $225 

    payable to NCEES 

    $350 | PE
    $500 | Structural
    payable to NCEES 

    Exam Locations  

    Visit NCEES for testing sites.

    Chesapeake
    Fairfax
    Lynchburg
    Richmond
    Wytheville 

    Questions About Exam Scheduling or Registration?  

    Contact NCEES about the process for applying or registering.

    Only candidates pre-approved by the Board should contact NCCES.  

    Other Questions?  

    Final exam results ("pass/fail" only) will be available to candidates through MyNCEES a week to 10 days after taking the exam. 

    To obtain an application package or to check on the status of your application, contact the Board office at (804) 367-8506 or apelscidla@dpor.virginia.gov.