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    October 2020 Post Exam Wait Period - Welcome to the Suck

    In addition to Strength/Average/Weaknesses I also had the fourth "wtf is this" category. As other have said, not panicking and trying to find all the low hanging fruit before coming back to this category is helpful. Chances are if something doesn't look familiar after months of studying it's...
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    October 2020 Post Exam Wait Period - Welcome to the Suck

    The biggest thing that helped me was doing tons of practice problems and tabbing with labels that made sense to me. I didn't tab chapters or topics, I tabbed equations, and then named them something I would remember. I did chemical engineering in college, so my fluids section just had all the...
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    October 2020 Post Exam Wait Period - Welcome to the Suck

    It did not. I took the exam in Oregon to avoid having to wait to take it. Most state offices are shut down, wondering if that might be playing a part.
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    FE and PE Transpo Exam Self Study Review

    I just finished an insane 6 month (8 with waiting for these results) period where I went from next to no Civil Engineering knowledge to passing the FE, and then PE. A little bit about me: I graduated in 2017 with a Chemical Engineering degree. I was not a great student in college. I ended up...
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    PE Review Courses (Civil - Transportation)

    I'm going to write up a longer debrief on my thoughts about the exam, but I'll start a thread for that. I didn't buy a class to study for the FE or PE, and if you're OK with learning by throwing yourself at problems, and going back through to find out why you got a 12/40 your first time through...
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