April 2013 PE and LS Examination Statistics

Land Surveying Exams

National PLS
Tested
94
Passed
50
Pass %
53%
State-Specific PLS
Tested
309
Passed
71
Pass %
23%

 

 

 

 

 

 

Civil Engineering Exams

Principles & Practices
Tested
1421
Passed
688
Pass %
48%
Seismic Principles
Tested
1473
Passed
687
Pass %
47%
Engineering Surveying
Tested
1504
Passed
683
Pass %
45%

 

 

 

 

 

Other Engineering Disciplines

Chemical
Tested
31
Passed
11
Pass %
35%
Electrical
Tested
291
Passed
126
Pass %
43%
Industrial
Tested
4
Passed
1
Pass %
25%

 

 

 

 

 

Mechanical
Tested
277
Passed
155
Pass %
56%
National Structural Lateral
Tested
142
Passed
78
Pass %
55%
National Structural Vertical
Tested
146
Passed
76
Pass %
52%

 

 

 

 

 

The National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) reports examination results for the national examinations as "pass" or "fail." No scores are reported. Candidates who fail the examinations will be provided with a diagnostic report to indicate performance in those sections attempted. More information about this policy may be obtained from the NCEES website. Do NOT contact the Board requesting your score; the scores will not be provided. Beginning with the April 2009 examinations, the results for the California Special Civil [Seismic Principles and Engineering Surveying] examinations will be reported as "pass" or "fail." No scores will be reported. Candidates who fail the examinations will be provided with a diagnostic report to indicate performance in those sections attempted.

Posted June 3, 2013