Professional Practice

What licenses are required to practice in New York State?

Professional Engineer (P.E.)

For Professional Engineers, refer to New York State’s Professional Engineering & Land Surveying License Requirements. In addition, know that

To be licensed as a professional engineer in New York State you must:

  • be of good moral character;
  • be at least 21 years of age; and
  • meet education, examination and experience requirements.

Submit an application for licensure and the other forms indicated, along with the appropriate fee, to the Office of the Professions at the address specified on each form. It is your responsibility to follow up with anyone you have asked to send us material.