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License Application Status | Education Credentials from Non-approved Programs | Licensing Examination | Practice Issues and Continuing Education | Professional Misconduct and Discipline | General Customer Service

License Application Status

Find the status of your license application by checking our online license verifications; your name will be added immediately when your license number is issued. You may also contact:

NY State Education Department
Office of the Professions
Division of Professional Licensing Services
Engineering/Land Surveying Unit
89 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12234-1000
518-474-3817, Press 1 then ext. 250 (voice)
518-402-5354 (fax)
For an e-mail response: Contact Us

Please provide your name, the last 4 digits of your social security number, date of birth, and the name of the profession in any correspondence.


Education Credentials from Non-approved Programs

If you have questions about acceptable documentation to verify education completed outside the U.S. or in non-approved programs, contact:

NY State Education Department
Office of the Professions
Bureau of Comparative Education
89 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12234-1000
518-474-3817, Press 1 then ext. 300 (voice)
518-486-2966 (fax)
comped@nysed.gov


Licensing Examination

National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES)
P.O. Box 1686 (280 Seneca Creek Road)
Clemson, SC 29633-1686
(864) 654-6824 or (800) 250-3196 (voice)
(864) 654-6033 (fax)
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Practice Issues and Continuing Education

For answers to questions concerning practice issues or continuing education requirements, contact:

NY State Education Department
Office of the Professions
State Board for Engineering, Land Surveying & Geology
89 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12234-1000
518-474-3817, Press 1 then ext. 140 (voice)
518-473-6282 (fax)
Engineering - Engineer@nysed.gov
Land Surveying - Survey@nysed.gov


Professional Misconduct and Discipline

This site contains information concerning professional misconduct, including how to file a complaint and search for disciplinary actions taken against licensees.


General Customer Service

Office of the Professions staff are available from 8:30 am to 4:45 pm, Eastern time, Monday through Friday, excluding holidays..

NY State Education Department
Office of the Professions
89 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12234-1000
518-474-3817, Press 1 then ext. 570 (voice)
518-474-1449 (fax)
For an e-mail response: Contact Us

Last Updated: August 29, 2018