Massachussetts Professional Engineer – FE Exam
The main responsibilities of the Board of Registration of Professional Engineers and Professional Land Surveyors are to monitor, establish and enforce qualifying standards for the engineering and land surveying professions. The Board is continuously working to guarantee that the people practicing in these professions are highly qualified and are adequately competent to practice and are not endangering the life, health, safety and welfare of the people of Massachussetts.
The Massachussetts Board of Registration of Professional Engineers and Professional Land Surveyors will include important information for the FE Exam Dates, FE Exam Costs, and locations for local FE Exam Reviews.
Board Contact Information:
|Name||Patricia M. Breslin|
|Address||Division of Professional Licensure, 1000 Washington Street, Suite 710 Boston, MA 02118-6100|
|Fee for FE/EIT exam application||$0|
|Fee for FE/EIT exam||$0|
|Fee for FE re-exam||$0|
|Fee for EIT certification||$0|
|Fee for EIT certification by comity or transfer of EIT||$0|
|Fee for EIT renewal||$0|
|Frequency of EIT renewal||N/A|
When can I take the Engineer in Training exam? Not Specified, see Board website for details.
What educational programs are accepted for taking the Engineer in Training exam? Any EAC/ABET, TAC/ABET, ASAC/ABET or Non-EAC/ABET accredited engineering program. However, further education and/or experience may be required prior to taking the PE exam if you graduate from a program other than EAC/ABET. See the Boards website for details.
Are there any programs equivalent to EAC/ABET accepted for taking the Engineer in Training exam? Yes, programs accredited by the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board and programs accredited by accrediting bodies from countries signatory to the Washington Accord or listed in ABET publications.
Are there any programs equivalent to TAC/ABET accepted for taking the Engineer in Training exam? Yes, programs accredited by the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board and programs accredited by accrediting bodies from countries signatory to the Washington Accord or listed in ABET publications.
Does the Board accept equivalent Foreign Education? Yes, uses or requires the applicant to use a Foreign Education evaluation service to determine eligibility.
What are acceptable Foreign Evaluation systems: CPEES (Center for Professional Engineering Education Services)
When in the licensing process is an applicant required to obtain a foreign degree evaluation? Prior to being certified as an Engineer in Training (EIT) or Engineer Intern (EI)
What terms are restricted in their usage in the state? Engineer, Variations of “engineer” (e.g., registered engineer, licensed engineer), and Professional Engineer
How does state license Engineers? As a professional engineer, allowed to practice in his/her area(s) of competency, regardless of which discipline of the professional examination was taken for licensure.
Have further questions? Check the Frequently Asked Questions or visit www.mass.gov/licensing-of-professional-engineers-and-land-surveyors to get the most up to date information.