Alabama Board of Engineers and Land Surveyors

Exam Information

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Exam Results

ALSS Exam Attempts

Exam Pass Rates

ALSS Study Material

Exam Results Instructions

Special Accommodations

Exam Information

The passing score on each NCEES examination will be determined by the Board, based on NCEES' recommendation.

The PE and SE exam dates can be found under dates and deadlines on the web site.

Principles and Practice of Engineering (PE)

Principles and Practice of Land Surveying (PS)

Alabama Land Surveying Standards, History and Law Exam (ALSS)

ALSS Exam Attempts

An ALSS exam candidate, if approved to take the exam, is approved for unlimited exam attempts within 1 year. Your 1 year starts when your application is approved by the Board to sit for the exam.

In the event the applicant fails to pass after the 1 year, the applicant will be notified the application is closed. If your application has been closed, you will be required to file a new application.

Exam Results

PE and SE

April Exam - notified by NCEES usually mid-June

October Exam - notified by NCEES usually mid-December

ALSS Exam

Results usually mailed within a week

Principles and Practice of Engineering Examination (PE)

NCEES PE Main Page

The Alabama Board offers all of the PE exams offered by NCEES.

How to Register for the PE Exam

First Time Exam Candidates - You must submit go to NCEES' website, create an account and register for the exam by NCEES' deadline.

Re-exam - You must log back into your NCEES account and register for the exam by NCEES' deadline.

Principles and Practice of Surveying Examination (PS)

How to Register for the PS Exam

First Time Exam Candidates – You must submit go to NCEES' website, create an account and register for the exam by NCEES' deadline.

Re-exam – You must log back into your NCEES account and register for the exam by NCEES' deadline.

Alabama Land Surveying Standards, History and Law Exam (ALSS)

How to Apply for the ALSS Exam

First Time Applicants – You must submit the application, application fee, verifications, references, transcripts and verification of FS exam and PS exam.

Re-exam (application has not been closed) – You must submit an exam request form and exam fee.

Suggested Study Material for the ALLS Exam

ALSS Exam Specifications

Study Material, Information Allowed into the Exams, and Admission Cards

We are under contract with NCEES to administer the exams. Their website specifies what can be brought into the exam site. For more information on exam content and study guides contact the National Council (NCEES) at (864) 654-6824 or their website www.ncees.org.