Everything you Need to Prepare for the PE Exam

Are you ready for the PE exam?

It’s almost time for the October PE exam, and if you’re a young engineer, you should be excited about the career possibilities a PE license will unlock for you. However, some of that excitement may be masked by the stress that often accompanies a test of this nature. When all is said and done, you will have put many hours and dollars into the PE exam, so you want to make sure you pass with flying colors.

As the only society dedicated to helping professional engineers of all disciplines in New Jersey, we want to ensure you know exactly what you need to feel as prepared as possible on your PE exam day. We’ve collected some resources and created some materials below to help you get your bearings. If you don’t see exactly what you’re looking for, we are more than happy to get some answers. Send us a request here.

How to Obtain Your License After Passing the PE Exam

Congratulations on passing your PE exam! Months of learning and studying has paid off, and you’re probably asking yourself, “When do I receive my professional engineering license?” Unfortunately, after passing the exam, obtaining your actual license isn’t as easy as waiting by mailbox. The process for obtaining your license varies state by state; the following. . . Read More

PE Exam Retake: Using Your Diagnostic Report

If you failed the PE exam this time around, don’t get discouraged! In the email you received that included your score, you should have also received a diagnostic report. This report indicates what subject areas on the exam you did well or poorly on. Utilizing your diagnostic report gives you a big advantage when trying. . . Read More

Your Day-of PE Exam Checklist

As the fall 2018 PE exam date crawls near, you may be doing some last minute cramming and starting to think about what you should have with you on exam day. We’ve mentioned this before – the PE exam rules for what you can and cannot have are very strict, so it’s important to spend. . . Read More

What to do if you Need to Reschedule your Computer-based PE Exam

If you’re hoping to get your professional engineering license, you should be well on your way to studying and making reference materials for exam day. Being prepared is the best way to ensure you can concentrate on the PE exam and get the results you’re looking for. But what happens if something stops you from. . . Read More

How to Nail Check-in the Day of your Professional Engineering Exam

If you’re like most people, making sure you have everything you need to check-in and sit for the exam can be as stressful as worrying about acing the exam itself. While the check-in instructions can slightly vary based on your test location, here are the main things you need to have prepared on the day. . . Read More

Big Things to Avoid on your PE Exam Day

The PE exam is designed to test how professional, ethical, and knowledgeable an engineer is before they receive the distinction of professional engineer. Because of how important this distinction is, it should come as no surprise that the exam is taken very seriously. If you are unfamiliar with the important things to steer clear of. . . Read More