Examination Schedule

SPRING 2016 EXAMS FOR ENGINEERS AND LAND SURVEYORS
Spring 2016 Final Filing Dates:
Final Filing Date for New PE/PLS/SE Applications November 2, 2015 (Monday)
Final Filing Date for Refile PE/PLS/SE Applications January 11, 2016 (Monday)
All EIT/LSIT Applicants proceed to NCEES for FE/FS examination registration  
Spring 2016 Examination Dates:
FE/FS (EIT/LSIT) Exams Continuous Testing
NCEES PE Exams
· Agricultural and Biological
· Chemical
· Civil
· Electrical
· Industrial
· Mechanical
April 15, 2016 (Friday)
Structural 16 hour Exam April 15-16, 2016 (Friday-Saturday)
Principles of Surveying (PS)
April 15, 2016 (Friday)
California Professional Land Surveying Exam April 18, 2016* (Monday)
California Civil: Seismic Principles Exam April 6-27, 2016*
California Civil: Engineering Surveying April 6-27, 2016*
Notes:

  • Schedule is subject to change in accordance with Board Rule 436(c).
  • Applications must be postmarked by the final filing date in accordance with Board Rule 422(a).
  • Effective October 2011 exam administration, postponement requests will be considered on a case by case basis.
  • If you are applying for licensing in California you must apply in accordance with California statutes and regulations, schedules and deadlines. The California Board does not honor NCEES or other state's deadlines for submitting applications.
  • Effective January 2012: The final filing date for submission of complete, new applications for licensing for the October exams will be around May 1 of each year. The final filing date for submission of complete, new applications for licensing for the April exams will be around November 1 of each year.
  • All Civil PE applicants must comply with the posted final filing dates as they are required by law to take and pass the California Civil Exams.
  • The Board does not allow extensions of the final filing dates pending notification of the FE/EIT and FS/LSIT exam results, or exam appeal results.

    *   The California Specific Examinations will be administered as computer based tests (CBT). All candidates will receive an e-mail notice from the Board or the CBT vendor approximately 6-8 weeks prior to the examination date with instructions on when and how to schedule their examination once all applications have been reviewed and approved.

SPRING 2016 EXAMS FOR GEOLOGISTS AND GEOPHYSICISTS
Spring 2016 Final Filing Dates:
Final Filing Date for NewApplications November 2, 2015 (Monday)
Final Filing Date for Refile Applications January 11, 2016 (Monday)
Spring 2016 Examination Dates:
Geologist-in-Training (GIT)*
ASBOG Fundamentals of Geology*
ASBOG Practice of Geology*
California Specific Examination (CSE) for Professional Geologists
March 18, 2016 (Friday)
March 18, 2016 (Friday)
March 18, 2016 (Friday)
March 8, 2016 (Tuesday)
ASBOG Examinations will be held in Northern California
Notes:

  • Schedule is subject to change in accordance with The California Code of Regulations (CCR) section 3032.
  • Applications, including fees, must be postmarked by the final filing date in accordance with CCR 3021. See the fee schedule for additional information.
  • The CSE, PGp, CEG and CHG examinations are administered as a computer based test (CBT) at a CBT vendor testing center. The CBT vendor has several testing locations to choose from. Examination candidates can view the vendor locations at the examination vendor’s website.
  • All approved examination candidates will receive an e-mail notice from the Board approximately 4-6 weeks prior to the examination date with instructions regarding when and how to schedule their examination time and location with the examination vendor.
  • Postponement requests are not guaranteed and are considered on a case by case basis.
  • If you are applying for licensing in California you must apply in accordance with California statutes and regulations, schedules and deadlines.
  • The Board does not allow extensions of the final filing dates.
FALL 2016 EXAMS FOR ENGINEERS AND LAND SURVEYORS
Fall 2016 Exam Final Filing Dates:
Final Filing Date for New PE/PLS Applications May 2, 2016 (Monday)
Final Filing Date for Refile PE/PLS Applications July 8, 2016 (Friday)
All EIT/LSIT Applicants proceed to NCEES for FE/FS examination registration
Fall 2016 Examination Dates:
FE/FS (EIT/LSIT) Exams Continuous Testing
NCEES PE Exams
· Chemical
· Civil
· Control Systems
· Electrical
· Fire Protection
· Mechanical
· Metallurgical
· Nuclear
· Petroleum
October 28, 2016 (Friday)
Structural 16 hour Exam October 28-29, 2016 (Friday-Saturday)
Principles of Surveying (PS)
October 28, 2016 (Friday)
California Traffic Engineer Exam October 27, 2016 (Thursday)*
California Geotechnical Engineer Exam Continuous Testing
California Professional Land Surveyor Exam October 31, 2016 (Monday)*
California Civil: Seismic Principles Exam October 19 - November 9, 2016*
California Civil: Engineering Surveying Exam October 19 - November 9, 2016*
Notes:

  • Schedule is subject to change in accordance with Board Rule 436(c).
  • Applications must be postmarked by the final filing date in accordance with Board Rule 422(a).
  • Effective October 2011 exam administration, postponement requests will be considered on a case by case basis.
  • If you are applying for licensing in California you must apply in accordance with California statutes and regulations, schedules and deadlines. The California Board does not honor NCEES or other state's deadlines for submitting applications.
  • Effective January 2012: The final filing date for submission of complete, new applications for licensing for the October exams will be around May 1 of each year. The final filing date for submission of complete, new applications for licensing for the April exams will be around November 1 of each year.
  • All Civil PE applicants must comply with the posted final filing dates as they are required by law to take and pass the California Civil Exams.
  • The Board does not allow extensions of the final filing dates pending notification of the FE/EIT and FS/LSIT exam results, or exam appeal results.

    *   The California Specific Examinations will be administered as computer based tests (CBT). All candidates will receive an e-mail notice from the Board or the CBT vendor approximately 6-8 weeks prior to the examination date with instructions on when and how to schedule their examination once all applications have been reviewed and approved.

FALL 2016 EXAMS FOR GEOLOGISTS AND GEOPHYSICISTS
Fall 2016 Exam Final Filing Dates:
Final Filing Date for New Applications May 2, 2016 (Monday)
Final Filing Date for Refile Applications July 8, 2016 (Friday)
Fall 2016 Examination Dates:

Geologist-in-Training (GIT)*
ASBOG Fundamentals of Geology*
ASBOG Practice of Geology*
California Specific Examination (CSE) for Professional Geologists
Professional Geophysicists (PGp) Examination
Certified Engineering Geologist (CEG)
Certified Hydrogeologist (CHG)

September 30, 2016 (Friday)
September 30, 2016 (Friday)
September 30, 2016 (Friday)
October 4, 2016 (Tuesday)
October 5, 2016 (Wednesday)
October 5, 2016 (Wednesday)
October 5, 2016 (Wednesday)

ASBOG Examinations will be held in Southern California
SPRING 2017 EXAMS FOR ENGINEERS AND LAND SURVEYORS
Spring 2016 Final Filing Dates:
Final Filing Date for NewPE/PLS/SE Applications November 7, 2016 (Monday)
Final Filing Date for Refile PE/PLS/SE Applications January 9, 2017 (Monday)
All EIT/LSIT Applicants proceed to NCEES for FE/FS examination registration  
Spring 2017 Examination Dates:
FE/FS (EIT/LSIT) Exams Continuous Testing
Principles of Surveying (PS) Continuous Testing
NCEES PE Exams
· Agricultural and Biological
· Chemical
· Civil
· Electrical
· Industrial
· Mechanical
April 21, 2017 (Friday)
Structural 16 hour Exam April 21-22, 2017 (Friday-Saturday)
California Professional Land Surveying Exam April 18, 2017 (Tuesday)
California Civil: Seismic Principles Exam April 4-25, 2017
California Civil: Engineering Surveying April 4-25, 2017
Notes:

  • Schedule is subject to change in accordance with Board Rule 436(c).
  • Applications must be postmarked by the final filing date in accordance with Board Rule 422(a).
  • Effective October 2011 exam administration, postponement requests will be considered on a case by case basis.
  • If you are applying for licensing in California you must apply in accordance with California statutes and regulations, schedules and deadlines. The California Board does not honor NCEES or other state's deadlines for submitting applications.
  • Effective January 2012: The final filing date for submission of complete, new applications for licensing for the October exams will be around May 1 of each year. The final filing date for submission of complete, new applications for licensing for the April exams will be around November 1 of each year.
  • All Civil PE applicants must comply with the posted final filing dates as they are required by law to take and pass the California Civil Exams.
  • The Board does not allow extensions of the final filing dates pending notification of the FE/EIT and FS/LSIT exam results, or exam appeal results.

    *   The California Specific Examinations will be administered as computer based tests (CBT). All candidates will receive an e-mail notice from the Board or the CBT vendor approximately 6-8 weeks prior to the examination date with instructions on when and how to schedule their examination once all applications have been reviewed and approved.

SPRING 2017 EXAMS FOR GEOLOGISTS AND GEOPHYSICISTS
Spring 2017 Final Filing Dates:
Final Filing Date for New Applications November 7, 2016 (Monday)
Final Filing Date for Refile Applications January 9, 2017 (Monday)
Spring 2017 Examination Dates:
Geologist-in-Training (GIT)*
ASBOG Fundamentals of Geology*
ASBOG Practice of Geology*
California Specific Examination (CSE) for Professional Geologists
March 17, 2017 (Friday)
March 17, 2017 (Friday)
March 17, 2017 (Friday)
March 7, 2017 (Tuesday)
ASBOG Examinations will be held in Southern California
Notes:

  • Schedule is subject to change in accordance with The California Code of Regulations (CCR) section 3032.
  • Applications, including fees, must be postmarked by the final filing date in accordance with CCR 3021. See the fee schedule for additional information.
  • The CSE, PGp, CEG and CHG examinations are administered as a computer based test (CBT) at a CBT vendor testing center. The CBT vendor has several testing locations to choose from. Examination candidates can view the vendor locations at the examination vendor’s website.
  • All approved examination candidates will receive an e-mail notice from the Board approximately 4-6 weeks prior to the examination date with instructions regarding when and how to schedule their examination time and location with the examination vendor.
  • Postponement requests are not guaranteed and are considered on a case by case basis.
  • If you are applying for licensing in California you must apply in accordance with California statutes and regulations, schedules and deadlines.
  • The Board does not allow extensions of the final filing dates.
FALL 2017 EXAMS FOR ENGINEERS AND LAND SURVEYORS
Fall 2017 Exam Final Filing Dates:
Final Filing Date for NewPE/PLS Applications May 1, 2017 (Monday)
Final Filing Date for Refile PE/PLS Applications July 10, 2017 (Friday)
All EIT/LSIT Applicants proceed to NCEES for FE/FS examination registration
Fall 2017 Examination Dates:
FE/FS (EIT/LSIT) Exams Continuous Testing
Principles of Surveying Continuous Testing
NCEES PE Exams
· Chemical
· Civil
· Control Systems
· Electrical
· Fire Protection
· Mechanical
· Metallurgical
· Nuclear
· Petroleum
October 27, 2017 (Friday)
Structural 16 hour Exam October 27-28, 2017 (Friday-Saturday)
California Geotechnical Engineer Exam Continuous Testing
California Traffic Engineer Exam October 26, 2017 (Thursday)*
California Professional Land Surveyor Exam October 31, 2017 (Tuesday)*
California Civil: Seismic Principles Exam October 19 - November 9, 2017*
California Civil: Engineering Surveying Exam October 19 - November 9, 2017*
Notes:

  • Schedule is subject to change in accordance with Board Rule 436(c).
  • Applications must be postmarked by the final filing date in accordance with Board Rule 422(a).
  • Effective October 2011 exam administration, postponement requests will be considered on a case by case basis.
  • If you are applying for licensing in California you must apply in accordance with California statutes and regulations, schedules and deadlines. The California Board does not honor NCEES or other state's deadlines for submitting applications.
  • Effective January 2012: The final filing date for submission of complete, new applications for licensing for the October exams will be around May 1 of each year. The final filing date for submission of complete, new applications for licensing for the April exams will be around November 1 of each year.
  • All Civil PE applicants must comply with the posted final filing dates as they are required by law to take and pass the California Civil Exams.
  • The Board does not allow extensions of the final filing dates pending notification of the FE/EIT and FS/LSIT exam results, or exam appeal results.

    *   The California Specific Examinations will be administered as computer based tests (CBT). All candidates will receive an e-mail notice from the Board or the CBT vendor approximately 6-8 weeks prior to the examination date with instructions on when and how to schedule their examination once all applications have been reviewed and approved.

FALL 2017 EXAMS FOR GEOLOGISTS AND GEOPHYSICISTS
Fall 2017 Exam Final Filing Dates:
Final Filing Date for New Applications May 1, 2017 (Monday)
Final Filing Date for Refile Applications July 10, 2017 (Friday)
Fall 2017 Examination Dates:

Geologist-in-Training (GIT)*
ASBOG Fundamentals of Geology*
ASBOG Practice of Geology*
California Specific Examination (CSE) for Professional Geologists
Professional Geophysicists (PGp) Examination
Certified Engineering Geologist (CEG)
Certified Hydrogeologist (CHG)

October 6, 2017 (Friday)
October 6, 2017 (Friday)
October 6, 2017 (Friday)
October 10, 2017 (Tuesday)
October 11, 2017 (Wednesday)
October 11, 2017 (Wednesday)
October 11, 2017 (Wednesday)

ASBOG Examinations will be held in Northern California
Notes:

  • Schedule is subject to change in accordance with The California Code of Regulations (CCR) section 3032.
  • Applications, including fees, must be postmarked by the final filing date in accordance with CCR 3021. See the fee schedule for additional information.
  • The CSE, PGp, CEG and CHG examinations are administered as a computer based test (CBT) at a CBT vendor testing center. The CBT vendor has several testing locations to choose from. Examination candidates can view the vendor locations at the examination vendor’s website.
  • All approved examination candidates will receive an e-mail notice from the Board approximately 4-6 weeks prior to the examination date with instructions regarding when and how to schedule their examination time and location with the examination vendor.
  • Postponement requests are not guaranteed and are considered on a case by case basis.
  • If you are applying for licensing in California you must apply in accordance with California statutes and regulations, schedules and deadlines.
  • The Board does not allow extensions of the final filing dates.