FE EXAM APPLICANTS
PLEASE READ VERY CAREFULLY. THE APPLICATION PROCESS HAS CHANGED.
All FE exam applicants apply directly to
Upon passing the FE exam you may apply for an engineer intern
certificate using the form available
PE EXAM APPLICANTS
examination applications must be sent directly to the Board, and
must be postmarked on or before January 15 for the April
examinations and on or before July 15 for the October
examinations. Additional examination information can be found
elsewhere on this
The following pages contain the instructions and forms necessary to
apply for engineering examinations and licensure by comity.
MUST SUBMIT ORIGINAL
MUST REMAIN IN SEALED, SIGNED ENVELOPES
submit at least 5 references form
who can verify 4 years of supervised experience. Three of
whom are licensed professional engineers.
FE examination applicants with an
experience requirement will need 1 copy of the reference form.
submit at least 1 PE reference in accordance with 193C 4.2(1),
who can verify 4 years of experience.
PE examination applicants
- MUST COME DIRECTLY FROM COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY TO
THE IOWA BOARD
will need to review Iowa Administrative
Chapter 193C and
Code 542B to complete the Ethics
Unlicensed Supervisor Form MUST REMAIN IN SEALED,
Deadline dates refer to complete applications including
references, transcripts, verifications, affidavits, ethics
questionnaire and project statements, as applicable.
All candidates submitting applications to the Board
must wait for approval notification from the Board office
before scheduling to take the examination.
Approved candidates should receive an approval notice,
the registration form for scheduling and fee requirements
for that examination administration by
February 15th for spring candidates and by
August 15th for fall candidates.
Grand, Ste. 350
Engineering and Land Surveying Examining Board
Des Moines, IA 50309