TITLE 68: PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS
CHAPTER VII: DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION
SUBCHAPTER b: PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS
PART 1380 THE PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING PRACTICE ACT OF 1989
SECTION 1380.242 APPLICATION FOR ENROLLMENT AS AN ENGINEER INTERN BY ACCEPTANCE OF EXAMINATION


 

Section 1380.242  Application for Enrollment as an Engineer Intern by Acceptance of Examination

 

a)         An applicant who, in the senior year of an approved baccalaureate curriculum, passed the Fundamentals of Engineering exam (Part I) shall submit an application and the required fee, as specified in Section 1380.275, and proof of having graduated within 12 months after passage of the exam.

 

b)         An applicant who is a graduate of an approved baccalaureate curriculum and passed the Fundamentals of Engineering exam (Part I) shall submit an application, a transcript and the required fee, as specified in Section 1380.275.

 

c)         An applicant from a non-approved engineering program or a related science degree who was approved to sit for the exam under Section 1380.240 and has passed the Fundamentals of Engineering exam (Part I) shall submit the required 4 years of acceptable experience.

 

d)         For an applicant claiming credit for participation in a cooperative program, as described in Section 1380.230(a)(3), certification of that participation is required with a brief description of the program from the university or on forms provided by the Division.

 

e)         Certification of Passage of the Fundamentals of Engineering Examination

 

1)         Applicants who were manually approved by Illinois to sit for the Fundamentals of Engineering exam through the designated testing company are not required to submit certification.

 

2)         Applicants who were approved to sit for the Fundamentals of Engineering exam in another jurisdiction shall submit certification of passage of the examination from the appropriate state board, including the date of the examination.

 

f)         Upon receipt of the application and all supporting documentation in complete order:

 

1)         Persons with degrees from an approved engineering program will be enrolled as an Illinois Engineer Intern.

 

2)         Persons with degrees from a non-approved engineering program or related science curriculum whose 4 years of acceptable experience is reviewed and approved by the Board, based on the criteria specified in Section 1380.230, shall be enrolled as a Illinois Engineer Intern.

 

g)         Applicants will be deferred enrollment as an Illinois Engineer Intern if:

 

1)         Persons with degrees from an approved engineering program did not graduate within 12 months after passage of the Fundamentals of Engineering exam (Part I). Those applicants will be required to re-take the exam in order to be enrolled as an Illinois Engineer Intern.

 

2)         Persons with degrees from a non-approved engineering program or related science curriculum whose 4 years of experience is reviewed and not approved by the Board, based on the criteria specified in Section 1380.230, shall be deferred enrollment as a Illinois Engineer Intern until their experience meets the requirements.

 

(Source:  Amended at 39 Ill. Reg. 14859, effective November 13, 2015)