FE / PE Resources
ASCE Maryland supports the advancement of professional licensure in the state of Maryland. The Maryland Section & Younger Member Group (YMG) offer many resources to encourage members to obtain the Engineer-In-Training (EIT) certification and Professional Engineer (PE) license.
Engineer-In-Training (EIT) Certification:
The EIT certification is one step in the process to become a licensed professional engineer. A candidate must pass the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam in order to be eligible to receive the EIT certification. Below is information from the Maryland Board of Engineers’ website:
Maryland Board of Professional Engineer’s approval is NOT required to take the FE Exam.
Please apply to NCEES directly. This applies to all exam candidates regardless of their degree.
Register for the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam:
Professional Engineer (PE) License:
The PE license may be obtained by passing the Principles & Practice of Engineering (PE/P&P) exam. In the state of Maryland, a candidate must apply to the Maryland Board of Engineers in order to be approved to purchase and schedule the PE exam. Below is information from the Maryland Board of Engineers’ website regarding the qualifications for the PE exam:
An applicant may qualify for the Professional Engineers Examination by meeting the educational and/or experience requirements specified in one of the following subsections of the Professional Engineers law:
How to Apply:
The filing deadline for first-time applicants for the Principles and Practice of Engineering examination is 120 days prior to the examination date. See exam schedule. A one-time application of $50 is required to apply.
Schedule your exam directly with NCEES if you have been approved by the Maryland Board. All payments will be paid directly to NCEES.
Register for the PE/P&P exam:
Contact the Maryland Board of Engineers:
NCEES Exam Specifications and Design Standards:
Renew or Reinstate a License:
Resources from ASCE Maryland:
The Younger Member Group (YMG) has hosted several preparation panels for the FE exam and PE exam. The events are recorded and presentation slides are available. Email email@example.com if you’d like a copy of the recording or the presentation.
Please contact the Professional Objectives Committee Chair, Alyssa Sooklal, P.E., at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions about the exams, the EIT certification, or the PE license.