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Examination Information and Applications
NCEES Examinations
Oregon no longer pre-qualifies examination candidates; you must schedule first with the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES).  Please visit http://ncees.org/exams/state-pages/oregon-exam-registration/.  Once you have passed your examinations, you may then submit an application for professional registration to the Board.
NCEES Examinations Recognized by the Board
National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Land Surveying (NCEES)
Schedule of ExaminationsExaminations
Spring Examinations
held in April
Fall Examinations
held in October
FE - Fundamentals of Engineering  offered year round
FLS - Fundamentals of Land Surveying  offered year round
PE – Agricultural and Biological
PE – Chemical
PE – Chemical
PE – Civil
PE - Civil
PE – Control Systems
PE – Electrical & Computer
PE – Electrical & Computer
PE – Environmental
PE – Environmental
PE – Industrial
PE – Fire Protection
PLS – Land Surveying
PLS - Land Surveying
PE – Mechanical
PE – Mechanical
PE – Naval Architecture/Marine
PE - Metallurgical & Materials
PE – Structural (16-hour)
PE – Nuclear
PE – Structural (16-hour)


Oregon-Specific Examinations
Applications for Oregon-Specific Examinations will continue to be received by the Board prior to the administration of the examinations.
  Schedule of Examinations
Spring Examinations
Application Deadline ~ December 1st
Examination Dates 2015
Examination Dates 2016
PE – Acoustical
April 15, 2016
PE – Forest
April 17, 2015
April 15, 2016
Oregon Specific Land Surveying (4-hour)
April 18, 2015
April 16, 2016
Certified Water Right Examiner
April 10, 2015
April 8, 2016
Fall Examinations
Application Deadline ~ June 1st
Examination Dates 2015
Examination Dates 2016
PE – Acoustical
October 30, 2015
PE – California (CA) Geotechnical
Oregon Specific Land Surveying (4-hour)
October 31, 2015
October 29, 2016
Enrollment Application
For individuals who have passed the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) or the Fundamentals of Land Surveying (FLS) examination(s) administered by NCEES.


Registration Application


Oregon-Specific Examination Applications



Message to Veterans
If you are a veteran and have taken or are preparing to take any examination offered by OSBEELS, you may qualify to have your examination(s) reimbursed by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs. For information on eligibility and reimbursement, please consult the fact sheet from the Department of Veterans Affairs.
If you are ready to apply for reimbursement, you will need the VA Form 22-0803 and a copy of your Examiner's Certificate from OSBEELS.
You can also contact the Department of Veterans Affairs for assistance in applying for these benefits.