April 2000 Professional Engineer and Professional Land Surveyor Examination Statistics

Civil Engineering Exams

Principles & Practices
Tested
1812
Pass
662
Pass %
36.53%
Fail
1150
Fail %
63.47%
Cutscore
48
Possible
80
Seismic Principles
Tested
1732
Pass
649
Pass %
37.47%
Fail
1083
Fail %
62.53%
Cutscore
127
Possible
261
Engr. Surveying
Tested
1633
Pass
636
Pass %
38.95%
Fail
997
Fail %
61.05%
Cutscore
158
Possible
290
Land Surveying

Land Surveyor
Tested
533
Pass
122
Pass %
22.90%
Fail
411
Fail %
77.10%
Cutscore
476
Possible
970
Other Engineering Disciplines

Chemical
Tested
35
Pass
11
Pass %
25.71%
Fail
26
Fail %
74.29%
Cutscore
44
Possible
80
Electrical
Tested
208
Pass
82
Pass %
39.42%
Fail
126
Fail %
60.58%
Cutscore
48
Possible
80
Mechanical
Tested
240
Pass
119
Pass %
49.58%
Fail
121
Fail %
50.42%
Cutscore
48
Possible
80

Posted August 4, 2000
California Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists