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Subpart 1.

Authority to order examination.

The board may subject an applicant to such examinations as may be deemed necessary to establish the qualifications of the applicant. Examinations shall be held at such times and places as the board may direct.

Subp. 2.

Fundamentals of Surveying (FS) examination.

The FS examination may be taken upon meeting the requirements of part 1800.3505, subpart 2. An applicant taking the FS examination must be notified of the applicant's score in writing. An applicant failing this examination and electing to take the examination again shall take the entire examination. The passage of this examination and providing proof of the degree awarded and date of graduation gives the applicant the status of land surveyor-in-training as defined in Minnesota Statutes, section 326.10, subdivision 7. A final official transcript showing the degree awarded and date of graduation shall be submitted to the board before the Land Surveyor-in-Training number is released to the applicant. The applicant shall take and pass the FS examination before being permitted to take the professional examination.

Subp. 3.

Professional practice examinations.

The applicant may take the Principles and Practice of Surveying (PS) examination and the Minnesota Land Surveying Examination (MNLS) upon successful completion of the Fundamentals of Surveying (FS) examination and meeting the education and experience requirements in part 1800.3505, subpart 3. An applicant failing either the PS or the MNLS examination and electing to take the examination again shall take the entire failed examination.

Statutory Authority:

MS s 326.06


27 SR 584; 36 SR 1103; 38 SR 59

Published Electronically:

July 22, 2013

Official Publication of the State of Minnesota
Revisor of Statutes