Browsed by
Tag: References

What is the CBT Like for the PE Exam?

What is the CBT Like for the PE Exam?

What is the CBT? If you’ve recently started looking into taking your Professional Engineering (PE) Exam, you may have seen something about the Computer-Based Testing (CBT). Currently, NCEES is transitioning from the paper-based exam that most PEs are familiar with. And they are moving over to the CBT that has been used for several years now for the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Exam. So with this transition, you may wonder “What is the CBT Like for the PE Exam?” Whether…

Read More Read More

Geotechnical Depth References

Geotechnical Depth References

Why Collect Geotechnical Depth References? One of the intents of this website is to gather the information that I wish that I had when I was preparing for my PE Exam. While browsing Reddit, I found that an Engineer in Training (EIT) was looking to find Geotechnical Depth References. If this EIT is looking for help in selected references, then there may be more people with the same question. I did a search of my own for applicable references and…

Read More Read More

PE Exam Study Plan

PE Exam Study Plan

So you’ve decided to take the Professional Engineering Exam, but you need a study plan? Well, there are many ways to go about this. First, You could attend a class in person where a professor will outline it. Second, you might sign up for an online course that will have a study plan. Third, you could buy a PE Exam study plan outright for about $50. Lastly, you can make your own. When I bought my copy of the Mechanical…

Read More Read More

Why You Should Take the PE Exam This Year

Why You Should Take the PE Exam This Year

Wondering when you should take the Professional Engineering Exam? Now it’s more important than ever to decide when you should take the Professional Engineering (PE) exam. Why? Because NCEES, the exam authority, is in the process of transitioning to computer-based testing. This is a move away from the pencil and paper exam. So in this article, we’ll review the significant differences between these exams. This will help you determine if you should take the PE sooner or later. What is…

Read More Read More