Georgia PE License – FE Exam
Established by the Georgia General Assembly in 1937, the Georgia State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors has been responsible for protecting the safety, health and property of the public. The Board was granted the power to set standards for licensure, adopt rules, adopt mandatory standards of professional conduct and ethics and investigate, discipline unauthorized, unethical or incompetent practice. The priorities of the Board are to review applications, administer examinations, license qualified applicants, and regulate the professional practice of licensees throughout the state.
The Georgia State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors will have all the information for the FE Exam Dates, the Georgia Professional Engineer Requirements and locations for local FE Exam Reviews.
Board Contact Information:
|Address||237 Coliseum Drive Macon, GA 31217-3858|
|Fee for FE/EIT exam application||$20|
|Fee for FE/EIT exam||$45|
|Fee for FE re-exam||$45|
|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? If you are enrolled in an EAC/ABET accredited engineer program, you can take the exam in your last year before graduating.
What educational programs are accepted for taking the Engineer in Training exam? Any EAC/ABET, TAC/ABET or Non EAC/ABET, TAC/ABET, ASAC/ABET accredited engineering, engineering technology, or related science 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 either accredited by the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board or one that ABET accredits as substantially equivalent.
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) and ACCRAO (American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers)
When in the licensing process is an applicant required to obtain a foreign degree evaluation? Prior to taking the Engineer in Training (EIT), FE exam
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.