October 2003 Professional Engineer Examination Statistics

Civil Engineering Exams

Principles & Practices
Tested
2188
Pass
620
Pass %
28.34%
Fail
1568
Fail %
71.66%
Cutscore
70
Possible
100
Seismic Principles
Tested
2220
Pass
897
Pass %
40.41%
Fail
1323
Fail %
59.59%
Cutscore
136
Possible
281
Engr. Surveying
Tested
2386
Pass
822
Pass %
34.45%
Fail
1564
Fail %
65.55%
Cutscore
162
Possible
287
Other Engineering Disciplines

Agricultural
Tested
1
Pass
0
Pass %
0%
Fail
1
Fail %
100%
Cutscore
70
Possible
100
Chemical
Tested
44
Pass
23
Pass %
52.27%
Fail
21
Fail %
47.73%
Cutscore
70
Possible
100
Control Systems
Tested
13
Pass
7
Pass %
53.85%
Fail
6
Fail %
46.15%
Cutscore
70
Possible
100
 

Electrical
Tested
279
Pass
101
Pass %
36.20%
Fail
178
Fail %
63.80%
Cutscore
70
Possible
100
Fire Protection
Tested
27
Pass
11
Pass %
40.74%
Fail
16
Fail %
59.26%
Cutscore
70
Possible
100
Geotechnical
Tested
63
Pass
17
Pass %
26.98%
Fail
46
Fail %
73.02%
Cutscore
445
Possible
900
 

Industrial
Tested
9
Pass
7
Pass %
77.78%
Fail
2
Fail %
22.22%
Cutscore
70
Possible
100
Manufacturing
Tested
3
Pass
1
Pass %
33.33%
Fail
2
Fail %
66.67%
Cutscore
70
Possible
100
Mechanical
Tested
278
Pass
137
Pass %
49.28%
Fail
141
Fail %
50.72%
Cutscore
70
Possible
100
 

Metallurgical
Tested
3
Pass
1
Pass %
33.33%
Fail
2
Fail %
66.67%
Cutscore
70
Possible
100
Nuclear
Tested
1
Pass
1
Pass %
100%
Fail
0
Fail %
0%
Cutscore
70
Possible
100
Petroleum
Tested
11
Pass
4
Pass %
36.36%
Fail
7
Fail %
63.64%
Cutscore
70
Possible
100
 

Structural
Tested
290
Pass
73
Pass %
25.17%
Fail
217
Fail %
74.83%
Cutscore
650
Possible
1500
Traffic
Tested
111
Pass
78
Pass %
70.27%
Fail
33
Fail %
29.73%
Cutscore
62
Possible
116

Posted February 2004
California Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists