License Minnesota

Professional Engineer

Minnesota Board of Architecture, Engineering, Land Surveying, Landscape Architecture, Geoscience and Interior Design (AELSLAGID)

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)
Margaret Koele
(651) 757-1519
(651) 297-5310 (fax)
Contact Info: Margaret Koele

Website:

Architecture, Engineering, Land Surveying, Landscape Architecture, Geoscience and Interior Design (AELSLAGID), Minnesota Board of

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.

Statutes:

Minn. Stats. 326

Rules:

MINNESOTA RULES 1800.0200 - 1800.5800, 1805.0100 - 1805.1600

Forms:

You must apply to the AELSLAGID Board and have your application approved BEFORE you apply to the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) to take the FE or PE exam. You will not be allowed to register with NCEES unless you have a current, approved application on file in the AELSLAGID Board office.

NCEES Guidelines for Progressive Engineering Experience

NCEES Examinees: To order preparation materials 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

Application forms are available on the Board website at Applications for Examination, Licensure and Certification. 

Renew your license for July 1, 2012 - June 30, 2014

Requirements:

See the Board website at Engineering.

Fee:

License Fee - $120

COMITY License Application Fee - $100

Education, Examination, Long Experience. Licensure Application Fee - $75

EXAM Licensure Application Fee - $75

National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) PE exam costs*

*Contact NCEES at (800) 250-3196 toll-free for current exam cost.


Licensing surcharge to be assessed

The Minnesota Legislature passed legislation requiring a 10% surcharge of no less than $5 and no more than $150 on each business, commercial, professional or occupational license. The funding from this surcharge will go to MN.IT Services (formerly Office of Enterprise Technology (OET)), which is establishing an electronic licensing system for the state. The surcharge will be in place through June 30, 2015. See Minn. Stat. § 16E.22.

Period of Issuance:

Two years, period ending June 30 of each even-numbered year.

Length of Determination Process:

Varies

Other Pertinent Information:

See Minn. Stat. § 326.02-.15.

The PE exam is administered by NCEES.

See Frequently Asked Questions regarding renewals.