Agency contact information:
Architecture, Engineering, Land Surveying, Landscape Architecture, Geoscience and Interior Design (AELSLAGID), Minnesota Board of
85 E. 7th Place, Suite 160
St. Paul, MN 55101
(651) 296-2388 | (800) 627-3529 (TTY)
Contact Info: Katherine Berg
The Minnesota Board of Architecture, Engineering, Land Surveying, Landscape Architecture, Geoscience and Interior Design (AELSLAGID) licenses and regulates the practice of architecture, professional engineering, land surveying, landscape architecture, geoscience, and use of title for certified interior design.
Minn. Stats. 326
You must apply to the Board and have your application approved BEFORE you apply to NCEES Exam Administration Services to take the FE or PE exam. You will not be allowed to register with NCEES Exam Administration Services unless you have a current, approved application on file in the Board office.
NCEES Examinees: To order preparation materials please go to the NCEES website or call (864) 654-6824 or (800) 250-3196.
The Structural Design Standards list for the Civil and Structural Principles and Practice of Engineering examinations are available on the NCEES website.
Fundamentals of Engineering Exam Application
Professional Engineer by Exam Application
Professional Engineer by Comity Application
Requirements for Engineering In-Training (EIT) Certificate:
Successful passage of the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam.
Graduation from an engineering curriculum accredited by the Engineering Accrediting Commission (EAC) of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET), or equivalent, as determined by education evaluation service report submitted directly to the Board office. See the ABET website, Accreditation section.
Board receipt of final, official transcript (in sealed envelope) showing evidence of degree obtained and date conferred.
Requirements for Admission to the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Examination:
See Minn. Rules 1800.2500, Subpart 2, for education requirements; can also be found in application packet.
Submission of AELSLAGID Board application for FE exam found on the Board's website, along with the application fee of $25.00 and required transcript(s).
Approval by the AELSLAGID board before registering for the exam with the exam administrator, National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES).
Board Application Fee - $25
EIT Certification Fee - No Cost
NCEES Exam Administration Services FE Exam Registration Fee: Call (877) 536-7729 or go to NCEES for current exam cost.
Period of Issuance:
EIT Certificate: indefinite
Length of Determination Process:
Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Examination: 7-10 business days .