Maintaining a License

For dedicated professional engineers, earning a PE license is just the beginning. Many state licensing boards require that PEs maintain and improve their skills through continuing education courses and other opportunities for professional development.

Licensure Reports

The following reports can be found under State-by-State Assessments.

  • Continuing Education Requirements for Professional Engineers
  • Definitions of the Practices of Engineering
  • Education and Experience Requirements for Professional Engineers
  • Exemptions to Engineering Licensure Laws
  • State Licensing Fees for Professional Engineers
  • When Can I Take the PE Exam?

Licensure Issues

Web Seminars

Develop and hone your professional skills without leaving your own workstation by participating in NSPE's upcoming and archived Web seminars. Set aside just 90 minutes in your workday to gain insight on today's hottest topics from the field's most knowledgeable leaders. Learn more.

Independent Study

Whether you choose to study online, by DVD, or in print, NSPE and its partners provide you with a rich selection of independent study options that explore topics from every corner of the engineering spectrum, helping you keep your skills and knowledge up-to-date. Learn more.


From NSPE's must-attend Professional Engineers Conference to popular state and local events, online forums, and industry-wide roundtable meetings, NSPE membership provides you with a range of opportunities to meet, learn, and network with other professional engineers both in your area and from across the country. Learn more.