Exam Review and Preparation

Attaining licensure is an important step in every professional engineer's career. That's why NSPE assists licensure candidates in every way possible –by evaluating a wide range of exam review and preparation courses in all media and putting them at your disposal, conveniently and economically. Get started with any of the following NSPE-endorsed products.

Minnesota Society of Professional Engineers
MnSPE can help you pass the PE exam! Our PE exam prep courses for civil, electrical power and mechanical PE exams are offered prior to the April and October PE exams each year. Courses are held via live, instructor-led webinar and are open to students anywhere in the world. Webinars are recorded for repeat review and access by students. We use books and materials published by Professional Publications, Inc., providers of the popular Lindeburg books – order books through MnSPE at a 15% discount. Courses are guaranteed – students that meet attendance and homework requirements yet fail their exam can retake the course at no cost. Pay the member rate if you are an NSPE member. Visit the MnSPE website to learn more .

Kaplan Engineering Education
Are you preparing for the PE or SE exam? Kaplan Engineering Education can help!

Kaplan offers PE Exam Prep packages for the Chemical, Civil, Electrical Power, Electrical and Electronics, Mechanical, and Structural exams. Kaplan also offers Live and OnDemand Reviews for the Structural Engineering exam, as well as OnDemand Reviews for the Civil PE and Electrical PE Power exams. NSPE members receive a 10% discount on all Kaplan Engineering courses and products. Visit the Kaplan Engineering Education website to view product offerings. To receive your 10% discount, please call 877.884.0828 and place your order using discount code: NSPE.

Engineers, architects, and other design professionals can now update their continuing professional development and increase their productivity using state-of-the-art educational programs available through SmartPros. The U.S. Department of Commerce estimates that online learning costs one-third less than off site, classroom training and consumes half the time. Consistent with this estimate, users of SmartPros programs enjoy the convenience of immediately accessible CD-ROM and Web-based training that allows for just-in-time learning-24 hours a day.

MGI Management Institute
MGI Management Institute, a division of SmartPros, offers P. E. Readiness®, a series of home study preparation programs to help engineers prepare for five licensing exams: Fundamentals of Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering with one-on-one guidance from your personal instructor/partner. The text-based courses feature review material, typical problems, detailed solutions of those problems, and mini-exams and sample AM and PM exams which students prepare and submit for grading. Student questions are answered by their graders. For additional information including a downloadable brochure, please go to www.pelicense.org.