Georgia Southern offers refresher course for Fundamentals of Engineering exam
Recent graduates of college engineering programs are invited to prepare for an important professional examination by taking a course hosted by Georgia Southern University.
‘Fundamentals of Engineering Exam Review: A Refresher Course” will run on seven consecutive Saturdays from Feb. 9 through March 22. Each session will meet from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. in the Science and Technology Building on the Georgia Southern campus.
The course is designed for recent graduates who had undergraduate training in engineering or engineering technology. The course will prepare them for the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam, which is given in April and October.
An important step toward becoming a licensed professional engineer, the FE exam is run by the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying, which calls the exam ‘a measure of minimum competency to enter the profession.” By passing the exam, recent graduates are entitled to be called engineers in training, or engineering interns.
The exam preparation course at Georgia Southern will review topics from 10 fields within the engineering sciences, such as mathematics, statics and dynamics, and strength of materials Participants will review practice problems and go step-by-step through the processes in each field.
The fee for the course is $599 per person, but it will be reduced to $299 per person for Georgia Southern students. The fee does not include the recommended textbook. The deadline to sign up is Friday, Feb. 1.
To register for ‘Fundamentals of Engineering Exam Review: A Refresher Course,” visit http://ceps.georgiasouthern.edu/conted/examreview.html or call (912) 681-5551. For more information, call (912) 681-5993.
Georgia Southern University, a Carnegie Doctoral/Research University, offers more than 120 degree programs serving nearly 17,000 students. Through eight colleges, the University offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs built on more than a century of academic achievement. The University, one of Georgia’s largest, is a top choice of Georgia’s HOPE scholars and is recognized for its student-centered approach to education. Visit: www.georgiasouthern.edu
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