Illinois Professional Engineers License Requirements

Whether you're just getting started or a seasoned pro, McKissock will help you meet the necessary professional engineers educational requirements in Illinois that you need to become licensed.

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Learn what's required for your Professional Engineers License in Illinois

This professional engineers licensing information summarizes the minimum requirements established by the Illinois State Board of Professional Engineers and Illinois Land Surveyors. We recommend you contact the Illinois State Board of Professional Engineers and Illinois Land Surveyors for more detailed information or changes.

Illinois Professional Engineers: All

Total Hours Required: 30
Mandatory Hours: 0
Elective Hours: 30
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 11/30/2021
Education Cycle in Months: 24
Next Education Due Date: 11/30/2021
Illinois Professional Engineers are required to take 30 Professional Development Hours every 2 years.

Limitations

There are no online limitations. All courses may be taken online.

Governing Agency

Name: Illinois State Board of Professional Engineers and Illinois Land Surveyors
Phone: 2177850800
Fax: 3128144500
Address: 320 West Washington Street, 3rd floor Springfield, IL 62786

Illinois Professional Engineers: Structural Engineers

Total Hours Required: 30
Mandatory Hours: 0
Elective Hours: 30
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
License Expiration Date: 11/30/2020
Education Cycle in Months: 24
Next Education Due Date: 11/30/2020
Illinois Structural Engineers must complete 30 hours of professional competency instruction each renewal period. 

Limitations

No more than 10 hours of the 30 hours required may be earned through online continuing education and webinars cannot be used as continuing education for Illinois 

Governing Agency

Name: Illinois State Board of Professional Engineers and Illinois Land Surveyors
Phone: 2177850800
Fax: 3128144500
Address: 320 West Washington Street, 3rd floor Springfield, IL 62786

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Note: This license renewal information is provided as a convenience only and is subject to change at any time. It's ultimately the responsibility of the licensee to be sure that he or she is meeting all requirements for each license and corresponding renewal period.