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PE Electrical and Computer: Electronics, Controls, and Communications Exam Prep

Comprehensive study materials for the Electronics, Controls, and Communications exam.

Explore PE Electrical and Computer: Electronics, Controls, and Communications Exam Bundle Options

The NCEES PE Electrical and Computer: Electronics, Controls, and Communications exam is a closed book computer-based exam. Our Exam Prep Bundles are designed to make sure you have everything you need for exam-day success. Explore each bundle option below, or compare our bundles, to find the right study option that fits your learning style.

About the Live Online Course Bundle

We leverage over 45 years of PE exam prep experience when designing our Live Online Course Bundle, offering you a thorough review of every NCEES exam topic. Our professional engineers have real-world experience and will guide you through each step of your exam prep. Your live online review covers all NCEES PE Electronics, Controls, and Communications exam topics.

Every PPI live online course comes with:

  • Instruction from professional engineers. Includes 60+ hours of lectures, problem-solving demonstrations, exam strategy sessions, and office hours.
  • Trusted exam prep materials designed to help you pass. You'll receive reference materials, homework assignments, detailed class notes plus NCEES handbook, as well as access to PPI’s Learning Hub for web book access, practice exams, and more.
  • A passing guarantee. When you take a Live Online course, we guarantee you will pass, or you can take the OnDemand course for free.

 

 

What's Included:

Course Features

Homework assignments are graded by your instructor and help you apply what you’ve reviewed in lectures. Complete every assignment and qualify for PPI's Passing Guarantee.

Live office hours, strategically placed in the schedule, provide time for additional Q&A and problem solving with your instructor.

Connect with your instructor on discussion forums and by email. Your instructor is an expert with years of real-world professional experience and is here to guide you every step of the way.

Interact with your instructor and other classmates during live online lectures. Live lectures on scheduled dates/times help provide structure throughout your course. 

We’re so confident in our program, that should you fail your exam, you can repeat the OnDemand course for free. Simply complete all homework assignments to qualify for the Passing Guarantee.

All live online lectures are recorded and posted the next day for additional viewing in case you are unable to attend, or want to re-watch an important topic. 

Did you recently take your exam and aren't sure if you passed? Or, are you waiting to hear if your exam application was accepted? We've got you covered! We'll provide you with a full refund if you let us know before the first live class date. We can also transfer you to a future session free of charge at any time.

Interact with your classmates on forums and live lecture chats to discuss your exam prep experiences and talk through exam topics.

Upon registration for your course, you will gain instant access to OnDemand lectures to get your exam prep started.

All presentation slides are downloadable, providing you the opportunity to take notes as you follow along with your instructor.

The course syllabus and homework assignments help you stay on track and reinforce key concepts.

Proven test-taking and time management tips from your instructor are provided throughout your course to prepare you for exam day success.

Maximize your time on exam day by knowing how to use your Casio FX-115 ES Plus Calculator. These 12 easy-to-follow video lessons will provide you with the training, tips, and shortcuts necessary for exam success.
Learning Hub Digital Materials
Your exam study plan acts as a central hub, assigning tasks and connecting directly to digital products, to keep you on track for your exam date.
Practice with an NCEES-like exam simulation – with a unique set of problems.
PE Electrical Electronics Practice Problems Book Cover
John A. Camara's PE Electronics, Controls, and Communications Practice Problems web book offers the most comprehensive practice on the market for the NCEES Electrical and Computer: Electronics, Controls, and Communications Exam.
PE Electrical Electronics Reference Manual Book Cover

John A. Camara's PE Electronics, Controls, and Communications Reference Manual web book offers focused review of all exam topics in detailed problem solving examples.

Print Materials
Customizable Book Tabs Product Image
Organize your exam references using these attractive, durable, and easily customizable crack-and-peel book tabs.
In a single, 6-page laminated card, you get all the National Electrical Code (NEC) essentials you need to know based on the current 2017 NEC.
This official NCEES publication contains questions and solutions to familiarize you with this exams format and content.
PE Electrical Electronics Practice Problems Book Cover
John A. Camara's Electronics, Controls, and Communications Practice Problems for the PE Exam, Third Edition offers the most comprehensive practice on the market for the NCEES Electrical and Computer: Electronics, Controls, and Communications Exam.
PE Electrical Electronics Reference Manual Book Cover
John A. Camara's PE Electronics, Controls, and Communications Reference Manual is the most up-to-date, comprehensive reference manual available, and is designed to help you pass the first time!
Casio Scientific Calculator Product Image
Prepare for your exam with the versatile Casio FX-115 ES Plus calculator—accepted by the NCEES for all exams.
Engineering Unit Conversions Fourth Edition Book Cover

This helpful resource includes more than 4,500 entries covering traditional English, conventional metric, and SI units.

Purchase Options

August - October Course
Live Online Course: PE Electrical Electronics, Controls, and Communications (August-October 2021)
August-October Course
$1,995.00
$1,995.00

About the OnDemand Course Bundle

This OnDemand Course Bundle was created to help you study at your own pace, but also choose the course time frame that works best for you. We leverage over 45 years of PE exam prep experience when designing our OnDemand courses, offering you a thorough review of every NCEES exam topic. Our professional engineers have real-world experience and will guide you through each step of your PE Electrical and Computer: Electronics, Controls, and Communications exam prep. Choose between the 3-month, 6-month, or 1-year options. 

Every PPI OnDemand course comes with:

  • Instruction from professional engineers. Includes 60+ hours of recorded lectures, problem-solving demonstrations, and exam strategy sessions.
  • Trusted exam prep materials designed to help you pass. You'll receive reference materials, detailed class notes, and the NCEES handbook. 
  • PPI’s Learning Hub with a study plan, practice exams, web books, and so much more! 

     

 

What's Included:

Course Features

Upon registration for your course, you will gain instant access to OnDemand lectures to get your exam prep started.

All presentation slides are downloadable, providing you the opportunity to take notes as you follow along with your instructor.

The course syllabus and homework assignments help you stay on track and reinforce key concepts.

Proven test-taking and time management tips from your instructor are provided throughout your course to prepare you for exam day success.

Maximize your time on exam day by knowing how to use your Casio FX-115 ES Plus Calculator. These 12 easy-to-follow video lessons will provide you with the training, tips, and shortcuts necessary for exam success.
Learning Hub Digital Materials
Your exam study plan acts as a central hub, assigning tasks and connecting directly to digital products, to keep you on track for your exam date.
Practice with an NCEES-like exam simulation – with a unique set of problems.
PE Electrical Electronics Practice Problems Book Cover
John A. Camara's PE Electronics, Controls, and Communications Practice Problems web book offers the most comprehensive practice on the market for the NCEES Electrical and Computer: Electronics, Controls, and Communications Exam.
PE Electrical Electronics Reference Manual Book Cover

John A. Camara's PE Electronics, Controls, and Communications Reference Manual web book offers focused review of all exam topics in detailed problem solving examples.

Print Materials
Customizable Book Tabs Product Image
Organize your exam references using these attractive, durable, and easily customizable crack-and-peel book tabs.
In a single, 6-page laminated card, you get all the National Electrical Code (NEC) essentials you need to know based on the current 2017 NEC.
This official NCEES publication contains questions and solutions to familiarize you with this exams format and content.
PE Electrical Electronics Practice Problems Book Cover
John A. Camara's Electronics, Controls, and Communications Practice Problems for the PE Exam, Third Edition offers the most comprehensive practice on the market for the NCEES Electrical and Computer: Electronics, Controls, and Communications Exam.
PE Electrical Electronics Reference Manual Book Cover
John A. Camara's PE Electronics, Controls, and Communications Reference Manual is the most up-to-date, comprehensive reference manual available, and is designed to help you pass the first time!
Casio Scientific Calculator Product Image
Prepare for your exam with the versatile Casio FX-115 ES Plus calculator—accepted by the NCEES for all exams.
Engineering Unit Conversions Fourth Edition Book Cover

This helpful resource includes more than 4,500 entries covering traditional English, conventional metric, and SI units.

Purchase Options

Select Access Period
OnDemand Course: PE Electrical Electronics - 1 Year Access
1-Year Access (Non-Renewing)
$2,195.00
$2,195.00
OnDemand Course: PE Electrical Electronics - 6 Months Access
6-Month Access (Non-Renewing)
$1,895.00
$1,895.00
OnDemand Course: PE Electrical Electronics - 3 Months Access
3-Month Access (Non-Renewing)
$1,695.00
$1,695.00

About the Self-Study: Learning Hub and Print Bundle

The learning hub and print bundle is perfect for those who need a refresher before the exam. The review materials in this bundle are updated to the current PE Electrical and Computer: Electronics, Controls, and Communications exam specs, contain thorough coverage of electrical and computer engineering principles and codes, and include numerous practice problems to challenge your knowledge of the concepts. This curated bundle includes PE Electronics, Controls, and Communications Reference Manual, the #1 reference manual in the industry, practice problems, and the most realistic practice exams on the market.

PPI Learning Hub is the go-to destination for PE Electrical and Computer exam prep. The Learning Hub is more than an eLearning platform—it is a time-tested program that guides examinees through their exam prep from start to finish. Our philosophy has a simple framework: kick-off your studies with a personalized PPI Study Plan, then “Assess, Review, Practice” until you are ready for exam day.

PPI Learning Hub is ideal if you need to review key knowledge areas and would like extensive practice to be part of your exam preparation.

What's Included:

Learning Hub Digital Materials
Your exam study plan acts as a central hub, assigning tasks and connecting directly to digital products, to keep you on track for your exam date.
Practice with an NCEES-like exam simulation – with a unique set of problems.
PE Electrical Electronics Practice Problems Book Cover
John A. Camara's PE Electronics, Controls, and Communications Practice Problems web book offers the most comprehensive practice on the market for the NCEES Electrical and Computer: Electronics, Controls, and Communications Exam.
PE Electrical Electronics Reference Manual Book Cover

John A. Camara's PE Electronics, Controls, and Communications Reference Manual web book offers focused review of all exam topics in detailed problem solving examples.

Print Materials
Customizable Book Tabs Product Image
Organize your exam references using these attractive, durable, and easily customizable crack-and-peel book tabs.
In a single, 6-page laminated card, you get all the National Electrical Code (NEC) essentials you need to know based on the current 2017 NEC.
This official NCEES publication contains questions and solutions to familiarize you with this exams format and content.
PE Electrical Electronics Practice Problems Book Cover
John A. Camara's Electronics, Controls, and Communications Practice Problems for the PE Exam, Third Edition offers the most comprehensive practice on the market for the NCEES Electrical and Computer: Electronics, Controls, and Communications Exam.
PE Electrical Electronics Reference Manual Book Cover
John A. Camara's PE Electronics, Controls, and Communications Reference Manual is the most up-to-date, comprehensive reference manual available, and is designed to help you pass the first time!
Casio Scientific Calculator Product Image
Prepare for your exam with the versatile Casio FX-115 ES Plus calculator—accepted by the NCEES for all exams.
Engineering Unit Conversions Fourth Edition Book Cover

This helpful resource includes more than 4,500 entries covering traditional English, conventional metric, and SI units.

Purchase Options

Select Access Period
Learning Hub Bundle: PE Electrical Electronics, Controls, and Communications - 1 Year Access
1-Year Learning Hub Access
$1,095.00
$1,095.00
Learning Hub Bundle: PE Electrical Electronics, Controls, and Communications - 6 Months Access
6-Month Learning Hub Access
$895.00
$895.00
Learning Hub Bundle: PE Electrical Electronics, Controls, and Communications - 3 Months Access
3-Month Learning Hub Access
$695.00
$695.00

Class Options for the Live Online Course Bundle

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Exam Details for the PE Electrical and Computer Exam

The PE Electrical and Computer exam is a CBT exam. You have 9.5 hours to complete the 85 questions relevant to electrical engineering practices. You are allowed to bring your reference materials into the exam with you. For more exam information click below.

PE Electrical and Computer: Electronics, Controls, and Communications Exam FAQs

You will have 9.5 hours to complete the exam (8.5 for actual exam, 50 minutes for break, 10 minutes for tutorial/nondisclosure agreement) which contains 85 questions.
Unfortunately, no. The exam has changed to a closed book Computer-Based Test (CBT) which is available to take one day a year. The exam topics have not changed; however, you will not be able to bring any books into the exam. Your only reference will be an electronic reference supplied by NCEES.
According to NCEES, there isn't a specific pass or fail score. You can view how NCEES scores the exam by visiting here.

Pass rates for the last PE Electrical Electronics, Controls, and Communications exam were:

  • First-time test takers: 62%
  • Repeat test takers: 22%

The PE Electrical Electronics, Controls, and Communications exam covers the following topics:

  • General Electrical Engineering Knowledge
  • Digital Systems
  • Electromagnetics
  • Electronics
  • Control Systems
  • Communications
For more information, you can visit ncees.org or view this PDF

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