FE and FS exams

NCEES is a national nonprofit organization responsible for developing and scoring the examinations used for engineering and surveying licensure in the United States, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. It has contracted with Pearson to administer and score the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) and Fundamentals of Surveying (FS) exams.

Exam Registration & Scheduling Information


Registration for the FE and FS exams is accessible 7 days per week, 24 hours per day, through a valid MyNCEES account only. Visit to login or create an account. Examinees will receive an email notification once they have successfully completed the registration process and have been authorized to schedule an exam.


Upon receiving authorization to schedule an appointment, examinees should login to their MyNCEES account, select the “SCHEDULE” option and follow the on-screen instructions. 

Appointments for the FE and FS exams are currently available during the following testing windows:
January - March
April - June
July - September
October - December

Rescheduling & Cancelations

Examinees are able to reschedule or cancel an appointment by logging into their MyNCEES account, selecting the “SCHEDULE” option and following the on-screen instructions.  All associated fees are payable to Pearson and subject to applicable fees.

Please note that canceling your exam will cancel your authorization to test and require you to reapply and pay for the exam. If applicable, refunds will be automatically applied by NCEES.

Practice Exam Information

NCEES has partnered with Pearson to deliver computer-based practice exams for the FE and FS exams. These practice exams simulate the format, style and level of difficulty of the actual exam, providing the most realistic computer-based simulation available.

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Last updated 2016-02-23