PE Review: Mechanical Engineering, Summer 2018

Course Meeting Times and Location

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays, July 24 - August 23, 2018 - Summer Term
Time: 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Where: PSU Engineering Building, Room 510 (1930 SW 4th Ave.)

Summer 2018 Tentative PE Review Class Schedule

Course Fee and Materials

Fee: $475.00 (covers 10 class meetings and exam sample questions and solutions)

Materials: Provided online via a password-protected website. The website username and password will be sent to students via email, however, the email may not be sent until the first day of class.

Course Registration

Register for the course via the Center for Non-Credit Registration Online Catalog. If you have questions regarding registration, please contact the MME office at

Topics Covered

  • Thermodynamics
  • Cycle analysis
  • Power plants
  • Refrigeration
  • HVAC
  • Combustion
  • Fluid mechanics
  • Hydraulics
  • Turbomachinery
  • Compressible flow
  • Heat transfer
  • Heat exchangers
  • Force and stress analysis
  • Dynamics
  • Vibrations
  • Machine design
  • Control systems
  • Engineering economics
  • Exam review

Course Administration

Coordinator: Lemmy Meekisho, Associate Professor, Mechanical & Materials Engineering
Instructors: This course is taught by multiple Mechanical & Materials Engineering faculty

Administrator: Crystal Snelson, Student Coordinator, Mechanical and Materials Engineering

PE Exam Registration

Contact one of the agencies below to sign-up for the PE exam.

Oregon State Board of Engineering Examiners (OSBEELS)

Washington State Department of Licensing