Louisiana Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board
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FE AND PE EXAMINATION REGISTRATION PROCESS
(Updated: April 2019)

Applicants for Louisiana planning to take a Principles and Practice of Engineering (PE) Exam may register directly with NCEES, if you meet these requirements:

  • Applicant has graduated with a BS degree from an EAC/ABET-accredited program and has submitted a transcript to NCEES.
  • Applicant has passed the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Exam, and has this information verified on your MyNCEES account.
After taking a PE Exam, your scores will be released to your MyNCEES account.



Paper and Pencil and Computer Based Test (CBT) Examination Schedule
(Updated: April 2019)
  • Please visit NCEES website for more information about the PE Exam.


RE-EXAMINATION AND RESCHEDULE PROCESS
(Updated: April 2019)
  • Reschedule applicants for Louisiana may register directly with NCEES.

  • Applicants should refer to LAPELS rule §1315 (B) and (C) for information on taking the PE exam multiple times:

    • §1315 (B) After an individual has failed a principles and practice of engineering examination, principles and practice of land surveying examination or Louisiana laws of land surveying examination in any and all jurisdictions for the seventh time, he/she is no longer eligible for licensure.

    • (C) After an individual has failed a principles and practice of engineering examination, principles and practice of land surveying examination or Louisiana laws of land surveying examination, he/she may be required to appear before the board, or a committee of the board, for an oral interview/oral examination.