National Society of Professional Engineers

Current Topics in Engineering Licensure—2013 Update

This presentation and discussion session will provide an update on current topics in engineering licensure. Topics will include: the NSPE Engineering Body of Knowledge; computer based testing for the FE exam in 2014 and for all PE exams in the future; provisions to allow the early taking of the PE exam while still requiring the specified number of years of engineering experience; NSPE initiatives to encourage engineering faculty licensure; State initiatives to consider removing exemptions for manufacturing businesses and/or utilities; licensure of structural engineers; Continuing Professional Development comity among states; and a proposed NSPE position regarding licensure of engineers who are Veterans.