NCEES assists its accrediting bodies in carrying out their regulatory functions for the engineering and surveying professions. It develops models of good practice in government licensing legislation and regulation and promotes consistency among states. It develops and manages the tests used for engineering and measurement licenses throughout the country. It also provides services to assist licensed engineers and surveyors in other U.S. states and territories. For more information, see ncees.org. “NCEES is pleased to extend our agreement with Pearson VUE to move our exams to a computerized format,” said David Cox, Chief Executive Officer of NCEES. “The benefits of testing throughout the year have never been greater than today due to the impact of COVID-19. We look forward to completing the transition process and providing more testing opportunities for our research.
Eric D`Astolfo, vice president of business development at Pearson VUE, said: “We are delighted that NCEES has reached another long-term agreement with Pearson VUE. NCEES licensing tests are widely recognized as reliable guarantors of candidates` competence. We are very pleased with our successful collaboration in the ongoing transition of NCEES to computer testing. BLOOMINGTON, MN, July 29, 2020 – Pearson VUE, the leading provider of computerized testing, today announced that it has renewed its agreement with the National Council for Engineering and Investigative Reviews (NCEES), the non-profit organization responsible for developing exams for the development and grubbing up of license imitations across the country. In accordance with the agreement, the Engineering Foundations (FE), Survey Bases (FS), Survey Principles and Practice (PS) and Principles and Practice of Engineering (PE) computerized examinations will be conducted by pearson VUE`s network, established by NCEES, from Pearson Professional Centres and other selected sites. Through the National Council to Review Engineering and Investigation® the National Council for Engineering and Studies Studies is a non-profit organization composed of engineering and surveying bodies of approval from all U.S. states, the District of Columbia, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Since its inception in 1920, NCEES has been committed to promoting licenses for engineers and surveyors to protect the health, safety and well-being of American public opinion. About Pearson Vue Pearson VUE has been a pioneer in the computer testing industry for decades and provides more than 16 million certification and licensing exams each year in every sector, from science to licensing, information technology and health. We are world leaders in the development and execution of high-stakes trials on the world`s largest network of nearly 20,000 highly secure test centers as well as online testing in more than 180 countries. Our leader in the evaluation sector is the result of our partnerships with a wide range of clients, from technology leaders, governments and regulators. For more information, see PearsonVUE.com. For more information, see PearsonVUE.com. NCEES and Pearson VUE concluded their test measurement and delivery partnership in 2012, which focuses on switching FE and FS trials from paper test delivery to computer-aided delivery from January 2014.