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PE Nuclear Exam Prep Products

Passing the PE Nuclear exam is a pivotal step in a Nuclear engineer's career. A PE license is mandatory for consulting, owning a firm, stamping and sealing designs, and other activities. The PE nuclear exam is a computer-based exam given on a single day each year. Knowledge areas covered on the exam include Nuclear Power Systems; Nuclear Fuel Cycle; Interaction of Radiation with Matter; and Nuclear Criticality/Kinetics/Neutronics. Questions focus on both specific materials and non-specific materials. 

Shop individual products for the PE Nuclear exam below. The products are a necessity for preparing for exam day.

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Learning Hub: PE Nuclear - 1 Year Access
$227.00
PPI’s 12-Month Review subscription is the ideal choice if you know you are going to take your exam in the somewhat distant future and you are interested in structuring your study process. This subscription will help you to review key knowledge areas, and offers extensive practice.

PPI Learning Hub is the go-to destination for NCEES PE Nuclear exam prep. Our philosophy has a simple framework: kick-off your studies with a personalized PPI Study Plan, then “Assess, Review, and Practice” until you are ready for exam day. 

PE Nuclear Learning Hub includes:

  • PE Nuclear Study Plan acts as a central hub, assigning tasks and connecting directly to digital products, to keep you on track for your exam date.
  • The PE Reference Knowledge is a supplemental book that covers basic engineering topics such as mathematics, laws, and ethics to support you in your exam preparation.
  • Full Practice Exam offers the most realistic practice exam on the market for the PE Nuclear exam. The online exam is up-to-date to the latest exam specifications and codes. The online experience simulates the exam day experience.

Additional Features:

  • Performance reports that let you track your weakness and strengths for each section
  • Take your review on-the-go with access anytime, anywhere on your computer, tablet or phone

This subscription is for 1-year and begins on the date of purchase.

 

Learning Hub: PE Nuclear - 6 Months Access
$114.00

This 6-month subscription is the ideal choice if you are taking an exam in the somewhat distant future and want to structure your study process.

PPI Learning Hub is the go-to destination for NCEES PE Nuclear exam prep. Our philosophy has a simple framework: kick-off your studies with a personalized PPI Study Plan, then “Assess, Review, and Practice” until you are ready for exam day. 

PE Nuclear Learning Hub includes:

  • PE Nuclear Study Plan acts as a central hub, assigning tasks and connecting directly to digital products, to keep you on track for your exam date.
  • The PE Reference Knowledge is a supplemental book that covers basic engineering topics such as mathematics, laws, and ethics to support you in your exam preparation.
  • Full Practice Exam offers the most realistic practice exam on the market for the PE Nuclear exam. The online exam is up-to-date to the latest exam specifications and codes. The online experience simulates the exam day experience.

Additional Features:

  • Performance reports that let you track your weakness and strengths for each section
  • Take your review on-the-go with access anytime, anywhere on your computer, tablet or phone

This subscription is for 6 months and begins on the date of purchase.

Learning Hub: PE Nuclear - Monthly Renewing
$69.00

This monthly renewing subscription is the ideal choice if you are seeking flexibility or do not know when your exam date is quite yet.

PPI Learning Hub is the go-to destination for NCEES PE Nuclear exam prep. Our philosophy has a simple framework: kick-off your studies with a personalized PPI Study Plan, then “Assess, Review, and Practice” until you are ready for exam day. 

PE Nuclear Learning Hub includes:

  • PE Nuclear Study Plan acts as a central hub, assigning tasks and connecting directly to digital products, to keep you on track for your exam date.
  • The PE Reference Knowledge is a supplemental book that covers basic engineering topics such as mathematics, laws, and ethics to support you in your exam preparation.
  • Full Practice Exam offers the most realistic practice exam on the market for the PE Nuclear exam. The online exam is up-to-date to the latest exam specifications and codes. The online experience simulates the exam day experience.

Additional Features:

  • Performance reports that let you track your weakness and strengths for each section
  • Take your review on-the-go with access anytime, anywhere on your computer, tablet or phone

This subscription is for 1 month and begins on the date of purchase. It will renew each month until canceled.

 

Nuclear Engineering Solved Problems
$87.00
Availabe in Print or eTextbook

John A. Camara, PE's Nuclear Engineering Solved Problems will help you identify important nuclear engineering concepts as defined by the NCEES nuclear PE exam specifications.

This book’s comprehensive coverage of nuclear engineering problem-solving will sharpen your understanding of nuclear energy and engineering whether you are a candidate for the nuclear PE exam, a nuclear plant operator or technician, a professional in the health physics field, or a nuclear power worker in military or civilian settings.

Key Features & Benefits:

  • Exam-like, multiple-choice problems prepare you for the exam’s problem format.
  • Supplemental tables, equations, diagrams, and other data allow for solving of problems without additional references.
  • Detailed solutions explain efficient, accurate methods to solving problems, while identifying common errors to avoid.
  • Thorough review of the problem statements, solutions, and supplemental information provides a broad overview of the field of nuclear engineering. 
*eTexbook access benefits include:

  • One year of access
  • Ability to download the entire eTextbook to multiple devices, so you can study even without internet access
  • An auto sync feature across all your devices for a seamless experience on or offline
  • Unique study tools such as highlighting in six different colors to tailor your study experience
  • Features like read aloud for complete hands-free review
Casio Calculator OnDemand Lessons - 90 Days (Includes Calculator)
$79.00
Maximize your time on exam day by knowing how to use the Casio FX-115 ES Plus Calculator. This package includes the calculator and access to 12 easy-to-follow video lessons which will provide you with the training, tips, and shortcuts necessary for exam success.

You can follow along with the online lessons anytime and anywhere, and all at your own pace. Each lesson contains step-by-step videos that demonstrate calculator functions most likely to be used on exam day.

You will have unlimited access to the online lessons for 90 days after purchase. They are an excellent reference tool throughout your exam preparation, and will give you added confidence when taking your exam.

Lesson Topics:

  • Base-N Operations
  • Basic Operations
  • Basic Setup and Modes
  • Complex Number Calculations
  • Distribution Calculations
  • Equation Calculations
  • Function Calculations
  • Inequality Calculations
  • Matrix Operations
  • Statistical Operations
  • Symbolic Math
  • Vector Calculation

Core Engineering Concepts for Students and Professionals, Print
$99.00

Find the answers to your engineering questions with Core Engineering Concepts for Students and Professionals. This authoritative reference provides comprehensive coverage of thousands of engineering concepts in one convenient book, including topics covered in 4- and 5-year engineering degree programs and those encountered in practice.

This book is a cross-disciplinary reference that can be used by engineers studying or practicing in any engineering field, including civil, mechanical, electrical, structural, environmental, industrial, and chemical engineering. Written for both students and practitioners by a professional engineer, it incorporates more than 30 years of engineering experience.

The Go-To Reference for Engineering Students and Professionals:

  • Covers the breadth of an engineering degree
  • Contains civil, mechanical, electrical, chemical, and industrial engineering subjects
  • Features 82 chapters covering thousands of engineering concepts
  • Contains more than 580 example problems with step-by-step solutions
  • References over 3,700 essential engineering equations and formulas
  • Presents over 315 figures and 780 tables
  • Lists fully defined nomenclature for each chapter
  • Includes a multiply cross-referenced index
Topics Covered Include:

  • Atomic Theory
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Programming
  • Dynamics
  • Electrical Circuits
  • Engineering Licensure
  • Ethics and Law 
  • Fluids
  • Heat Transfer
  • Management Science
  • Material Science
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Plans and Drawings
  • Physics
  • Statics
  • Systems Analysis
  • Thermodynamics
Engineering Unit Conversions, Print
$49.00
Covering more than 4,500 entries on traditional English, conventional metric, and SI units found in the civil, mechanical, electrical, and chemical engineering fields. This book will come in handy during your open-book exam as well as throughout your engineering career. If you have ever struggled with converting grams to slugs, centistokes to square feet per second, or pounds per million gallons (lbm/MG) to milligrams per liter (mg/L), you will appreciate the time-saving value of this book.

Topics Include:

  • Conversion Factors
  • Temperature Conversions
  • The Elements
  • Fundamental and Derived Constants
  • Astronomical Data
  • Greek Alphabet
  • Prefixes (SI and Binary)
  • Decimal Equivalents
PPI Customizable Book Tabs
$18.00
Quickly locate important information on exam day with these 48 multi-colored customizable book tabs.

The Ideal Tool for Organizing Information in Your References:

  • Simple to affix to a book page
  • Easily customizable with permanent marker (Sharpie)
  • Tear resistant thanks to their special design
  • 48 multi-colored 1-1/4" x 1/2" tabs (two sheets)

Please note: Not all state boards allow the use of tabbed reference materials during exams. Confirm with your state board whether you are permitted to use tabbed references.

This product is non-returnable.

PE Nuclear Exam FAQs

Your exam appointment at a Pearson VUE test center will last 9.5 hours. You will have 8.5 hours to complete the 85-question exam. Also included in your 9-hour appointment is a tutorial and a scheduled break.
The PE Nuclear exam can be difficult. According to NCEES, approximately 58% of first time test takers pass. The exam tests your competency in all aspects of nuclear engineering and should not be taken lightly. You should plan on taking several months to prepare before sitting for the exam.
The PE Nuclear exam tests for a minimum level of competency in nuclear engineering. In most cases, you need a minimum of four years of post-college work experience to be able to sit for the exam.
The PE Nuclear exam covers the following topics:
  • Nuclear Power Systems
  • Nuclear Fuel Cycle
  • Interaction of Radiation with Matter
  • Nuclear Criticality/Kinetics/Neutronics
For more information, you can visit the ncees.org or view this PDF