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How many years out of college were you when you got your PE??

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Let's see how long people have been out of college and/or the age of who has received their PE license??

For me:

20 years out of college - Age 43 - Received PE October 2011

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32 years. Class of '79.

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I'm 20 years out of college from my first degree (humanities), but I went back to school for a second degree (engineering), which I got 10 years ago.

Also 43, also passed the PE in October 2011. Currently waiting for the state to cash my check and issue my P.E. license.

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almost 4.5 yrs out of college, passed Oct 2006. SO I would have been 26 at the time

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Passed October 2011 after 3.5 years out (and a co-op for that extra year of experience needed)

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Passed Oct 2011 Electrical Power PE after 5 years out

29 years old Class of '06

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33 years. Graduated in Mexico in 1978, I took the FE test in April 2011 and the PE test in October 2011, Thanks God passed both of them the first time.

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20 years out of college (age 46 - late starter). Took FE in April of this year (passed) - waiting on PE results.

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B.S. in 2005, M.S. 2007 passed PE October 2011. So about 4.5 years out of college.

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Graduated May 2003 (age 23), PE June 2008

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FE while still in school (Fall '89).

PE 17 years out of school (April '07)

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Graduated in May 2006 and Passed the PE (Second Try) in October 2011.

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sevens years out of school, 29 now, happy to be over with.

congrats to all PEs

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Finished university in 1996. Took FE Oct 2010 and PE Oct 2011. Passed both first time after hundreds of hours study shoooo! Heart nearly stopped twice-once when I logged onto ncees to get results for FE in '10 and and now PE '11

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18.5 years out of college.

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Had FE when I left. Passed the PE 5 years after graduation on second try.

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Finished college in 2008, grad school in 2011.

Applied for the exam with 3 years experience and just found out I passed the October 2011 exam.

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15 years out of school. Sat for FE-Electrical and PE-Power in October 2011, passed both.

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15 years out of school. Sat for FE-Electrical and PE-Power in October 2011, passed both.

Wow!!! Now that's impressive!

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Graduated with a BSME in May 2006, Passed Civil(Structural) PE April 2011 .... so 5 years and 27 y/o

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