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PE & PS Application Deadlines:

The deadlines below are for NCEES (PE) and AR State Specific (PS) examinations in order to be granted licensure:

Spring Exams - January 1                         Fall Exams - July 1


Examination Dates

The dates below are for PE and AR State Specific pencil and paper examinations.  The FS, PS, FE and some PE exams are offered year-round and administered in CBT format.   Please visit NCEES for further details.

Year
PE, SE Vertical, AR State Specific Exam
SE Lateral
2017
Oct 27
Apr 22, Oct 28
2018
Apr 13, Oct 26
Apr 14, Oct 27
2019
Apr 5, Oct 25
Apr 6, Oct 26
2020
Apr 17, Oct 23
Apr 18, Oct 24
2021
Apr 23, Oct 22
Apr 24, Oct 23
2022
Apr 22, Oct 21
Apr 23, Oct 22
2023
Apr 14, Oct 27
Apr 15, Oct 28
2024
Apr 12, Oct 25
Apr 13, Oct 26



Additional Professional Surveyor Exam Information

Arkansas State Specific Examination Policies & Procedures


YOU HAVE BEEN LINKED TO THIS SITE AFTER RECEIVING THE RESULTS OF YOUR MOST RECENT NCEES EXAM.  PLEASE TAKE A MINUTE OR TWO TO REVIEW THIS INFORMATION AND IF YOU HAVE ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS, GIVE US A CALL AT (501) 682-2824. 


IF YOU TOOK THE FE OR FS EXAM: 

AND FAILED:
You do not need authorization from the Arkansas Board to retake an FE or FS exam. Simply login into your account at www.ncees.org and follow the instructions to register again.

AND PASSED:

If you want and Intern license, you will need to apply online through PELS.  After we receive all required documentation, new and existing applications are reviewed for licensure.  Visit the Engineer Intern or Surveyor Intern page of our site for additional information.  


IF YOU TOOK THE PE OR PS EXAM:

AND FAILED: 

You will soon receive an e-mail from the Arkansas Board containing details on how to take the exam(s) again. Make sure you review the diagnostic report found in your NCEES account.

AND PASSED:

1) The PE or Structural exam - a license letter will be e-mailed and a wall certificate suitable for framing will be ordered. If the exam was taken for a purpose other than Arkansas licensure, you will receive no further notices.

2) Both the PS and Arkansas State Specific exams - a license letter will be e-mailed and a wall certificate suitable for framing will be ordered.


TO ALL:

All correspondence is sent by electronic mail (e-mail). As a result, IT IS VERY IMPORTANT THAT EVERY LICENSEE/APPLICANT VERIFIES THE E-MAIL ADDRESS ON FILE IN PELS! 

Arkansas State Board of Licensure for
Professional Engineers and
Professional Surveyors

623 Woodlane Ave.
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501 682-2824
Fax: 501 682-2827
Email: pelsboard@arkansas.gov
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