Louisiana Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board
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Certification & Licensing Information for applicants who have taken the Fundamentals and/or Professional Exam
Category Link What To Do
FE Pass
EI Certification Application

Instructions
After graduation with an engineering degree, submit application, transcripts, verification of exam & application fee to LAPELS. Applicants with foreign/NON ABET degrees must also submit a credential evaluation, from an approved provider, at the time of application.
FE Fail
NCEES CBT Contact NCEES to reschedule
FS Pass
LSI Certification Application

Instructions
After graduation with a Geomatics or BS degree (and 30 hours of survey courses, if applicable), submit application, transcripts, verification of exam, Surveyor Course Evaluation Form and application fee to LAPELS. Applicants with foreign/NON ABET degrees must also submit a credential evaluation, from an approved provider, at the time of application
FS Fail
NCEES CBT Contact NCEES to reschedule
PE Pass
Approved with a Part 1 application
PE Part II For licensure as a professional engineer, once you have passed the PE exam and obtained the verified, requisite 4 years of progressive engineering experience, you must submit a Part II application for Board review.

Experience cannot be anticipated. Please do not submit a Part II application until you have obtained the requisite 4 years of progressive engineering experience, subsequent to meeting the educational requirements of the board.
PE Fail
Exam Reschedule Form Submit Exam Reschedule Form and fee to LAPELS. See requirements for multi-failures & applications over 3 years old.
PS Pass No additional steps required. LAPELS will issue license within 6-8 weeks
PS Fail
Exam Reschedule Form Submit Exam Reschedule Form and fee to LAPELS. See requirements for multi-failures & applications over 3 years old
SE Pass
Both modules
No additional steps required if you have passed BOTH modules. LAPELS will issue license within 6-8 weeks
SE Fail
1 or both modules
Exam Reschedule Form Submit Exam Reschedule Form and fee to LAPELS