Selection Requirements: A Bachelor's degree or higher* from an accredited college or university in a civil engineering curriculum approved by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET).**
*A qualifying postgraduate degree is one where either the undergraduate or postgraduate engineering curriculum is accredited by ABET, as supported by the California Department of Consumer Affairs.**Applicants who will be receiving their bachelor's degree or higher in civil engineering by June 30, 2018, may compete in this examination; however, the names of such candidates, if successful in the examination, will be withheld from certification for employment until they present documentation that they have satisfied all the requirements for a bachelor's degree or higher in an ABET approved civil engineering curriculum. Applications from persons with degrees from foreign universities will be accepted ONLY if the course work completed is found to be equivalent to a degree from a school accredited by ABET.