October 1999 Professional Engineer Examination Statistics

Civil Engineering Exams

Principles & Practices
Tested
1660
Pass
414
Pass %
24.94%
Fail
1246
Fail %
75.06%
Cutscore
48
Possible
80
Seismic Principles
Tested
1797
Pass
706
Pass %
39.29%
Fail
1091
Fail %
60.70%
Cutscore
168
Possible
289
Engr. Surveying
Tested
1772
Pass
835
Pass %
47.12%
Fail
937
Fail %
52.90%
Cutscore
145
Possible
300
Other Engineering Disciplines

Agricultural
Tested
1
Pass
0
Pass %
0%
Fail
1
Fail %
100%
Cutscore
48
Possible
80
Chemical
Tested
43
Pass
18
Pass %
41.86%
Fail
25
Fail %
58.14%
Cutscore
48
Possible
80
Control Systems
Tested
17
Pass
14
Pass %
82.35%
Fail
3
Fail %
17.65%
Cutscore
38
Possible
80
 

Electrical
Tested
218
Pass
25
Pass %
11.47%
Fail
193
Fail %
88.53%
Cutscore
48
Possible
80
Fire Protection
Tested
34
Pass
21
Pass %
61.76%
Fail
13
Fail %
38.24%
Cutscore
52
Possible
80
Geotechnical
Tested
103
Pass
34
Pass %
33.01%
Fail
69
Fail %
66.99%
Cutscore
440
Possible
924
 

Industrial
Tested
7
Pass
2
Pass %
28.57%
Fail
5
Fail %
71.43%
Cutscore
39
Possible
80
Manufacturing
Tested
3
Pass
1
Pass %
33.33%
Fail
2
Fail %
66.67%
Cutscore
48
Possible
80
Mechanical
Tested
275
Pass
101
Pass %
36.73%
Fail
174
Fail %
63.27%
Cutscore
48
Possible
80
 

Metallurgical
Tested
4
Pass
4
Pass %
100%
Fail
0
Fail %
0%
Cutscore
48
Possible
80
Nuclear
Tested
1
Pass
1
Pass %
100%
Fail
0
Fail %
0%
Cutscore
44
Possible
80
Petroleum
Tested
16
Pass
3
Pass %
18.75%
Fail
13
Fail %
81.25%
Cutscore
42
Possible
80
 

Structural
Tested
246
Pass
98
Pass %
39.84%
Fail
148
Fail %
60.16%
Cutscore
714
Possible
1405
Traffic
Tested
73
Pass
36
Pass %
49.32%
Fail
37
Fail %
50.68%
Cutscore
63
Possible
112

Posted February 29, 2000
California Board for Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors, and Geologists