NCEES Exam Schedule

Information about upcoming NCEES FE/EIT, PE, SE, and surveying exams

FE/EIT Exam Dates

Since January 2014, NCEES has offered FE/EIT exams based on a new computer-based testing format (CBT). You may take these exams at any NCEES-approved Pearson VUE test center. The exams are administered year-round.

We offer FE/EIT exam refresher courses that can help you prepare for the following FE/EIT exams:

To register for one of our FE/EIT refresher courses, please visit our FE/EIT review course page for more details. For more information about the FE/EIT exam, please visit NCEES’ FE exam page.

PE Exam Dates

The table below presents a current schedule for the NCEES PE exams through 2026. All test-takers must register for one of these PE exam dates by logging on to their state or territory’s engineering board website. Please visit our state engineering boards page to find links to your state’s or territory’s engineering board website that can help you register for the PE exam.

Year

Exam Dates

2018
April 13 and Oct. 26
2019
April 5 and Oct. 25
2020
April 17 and Oct. 23
2021
April 23 and Oct. 22
2022
April 22 and Oct. 21
2023
April 14 and Oct. 27
2024
April 12 and Oct. 25
2025
April 11 and Oct. 24
2026
April 10 and Oct. 23

We currently offer PE exam refresher courses for the following PE exams:

Please note that PE Architectural and PE Industrial and Systems exams are only offered in April. PE Control Systems and PE Petroleum exams are only offered in October. The PE Chemical exam is computer based and is administered year-round.

We also offer 15-hour California Seismic and Surveying exam review courses to civil engineering students who want to obtain a California civil engineering license.

To register for one of our PE exam refresher courses, please visit our PE exam review course page. For more information about the PE exam, please visit NCEES’ PE exam page.

SE Exam Dates

The table below presents a current schedule for the SE Vertical Forces exam and the SE Lateral Forces exam through 2026. All test-takers must register for one of these SE exam dates by logging on to their state or territory’s engineering board website. Please visit our state engineering boards page to find links to your state’s or territory’s engineering board website that can help you register for the SE Lateral Forces exam and the SE Vertical Forces exam.

YEAR

SE Vertical Exam

SE Lateral Exam

2018
April 13 and Oct. 26
April 14 and Oct. 27
2019
April 5 and Oct. 25
April 6 and Oct. 26
2020
April 17 and Oct. 23
April 18 and Oct. 24
2021
April 23 and Oct. 22
April 24 and Oct. 23
2022
April 22 and Oct. 21
April 23 and Oct. 22
2023
April 14 and Oct. 27
April 15 and Oct. 28
2024
April 12 and Oct. 25
April 13 and Oct. 26
2025
April 11 and Oct. 24
April 12 and Oct. 25
2026
April 10 and Oct. 23
April 11 and Oct. 24

We offer review courses for the SE Vertical Forces exam and the SE Lateral Forces exam that can help you review the most important structural engineering techniques and math skills needed to pass these exams. For more information about these courses, please visit our SE Lateral Forces exam review course page and our SE Vertical Forces exam course page. For more information about the SE Vertical Forces exam and the SE Lateral Forces exam, please visit NCEES’ SE exam page.

Surveying Exam Dates

The surveying exams are computer based and are administered year-round.

We currently offer surveying exam review courses for the following exams:

The information provided above is courtesy of NCEES’ exam website. It is current as of February 16, 2018. All information and policies are subject to change. As a result, please visit NCEES’s website for updated information.

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