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Prepare for the PE Electrical Exam

Passing the PE Electrical exam shows your competency in electrical engineering. PPI exam bundles provide absolutely everything you need to pass your PE Electrical exam the first time. 

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FAQs for the PE Electrical Exam

The exam is an 8-hour open-book exam split into AM and PM sessions. It contains 80 total questions: 40 multiple-choice questions in the 4-hour AM session, and 40 multiple-choice questions in the 4-hour PM session.
Yes, and you can bring your PPI review materials with you on exam day. Starting in 2021, the exam will change to a closed-book, computer-based exam.
The PE Electrical exam can be difficult. The exam tests your competency in all aspects of electrical engineering and should not be taken lightly. You should plan on taking several weeks to prepare and study before sitting for the exam. The average pass rate for first-time test takers during the last exam was about 64%.
The PE Electrical exam tests for a minimum level of competency in electrical engineering. You need a minimum of four years of post-college work experience to be able to sit for the exam.

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