Tennessee Professional Engineers License Requirements

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13 Mandatory Hours
11 Elective Hours
24 Total Hours

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

This professional engineers licensing information summarizes the minimum requirements established by the Tennessee State Board of Architectural and Engineering Examiners. We recommend you contact the Tennessee State Board of Architectural and Engineering Examiners for more detailed information or changes.

Tennessee Professional Engineers: Blanket

Total Hours Required: 24
Mandatory Hours: 13
Elective Hours: 11
Renewal Cycle in Years: 2
Education Cycle in Months: 24
Tennessee requires Professional Engineers to complete 30 hours of professional development every 24 months. At least 13 of the 24 hours must address health, safety, and welfare issues and technical competency.

*New registrants seeking renewal for the first time after initial registration must obtain 12 hours of continuing professional education during the 2 years immediately following initial registration, 7 of which must address health, safety and welfare issues and technical competency


There are no limits on the number of hours allowed to be taken online.

Governing Agency

Name: Tennessee State Board of Architectural and Engineering Examiners
Phone: 6157413221
Fax: 6155329410
Address: 500 James Robertson Pkwy Nashville, TN 37243

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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.