PPI Problem Submission Portal

Share What You Know — Write Exam-Like Problems

Welcome to PPI's Problem Submission Portal


Future Chemical FE and PE Examinees Need Your Invaluable Expertise to Succeed in a Changing World

New FE and PE examinees will face fresh situations and extraordinary challenges. Help them prepare for success by sharing your experience and wisdom.

Create exam-like chemical engineering problems on PPI’s Problem Submission Portal and position new chemical engineers for career achievement while you shape the future of chemical engineering.

PPI is committed to providing superior FE and PE exam preparation. As the NCEES Chemical PE Exam makes significant changes for 2018, we are building a new engineering community where exam prep dialogue is encouraged and where insights, knowledge, and practical learnings are shared.

Help us prepare the next generation of chemical engineers for the future.

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Welcome to PPI’s Problem Submission Portal

PPI is on a mission to define and create the ever-expanding gold standard in licensing exam review. Over the years, we have learned that engineers, more than any other professionals, care deeply about their industry and its future. Join the Problem Submission Portal team of industry-leading engineers, architects, and other building professionals to contribute your expertise by writing and reviewing original exam-like problems across a wide range of subjects.

What is the Problem Submission Portal?

PPI’s Problem Submission Portal is where contributors like you can earn both recognition and a stipend by writing and reviewing original exam-like problems on a wide range of subjects. You can check on the progress, draft and submit problems, receive feedback and collaborate with reviewers. Your accepted problems may be published in PPI’s various licensure exam review products.

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Who can create a Problem Submission Portal account?

You can! Whether you are a recent graduate, an academic, or a licensed or practicing professional, you likely have the expertise to write and submit exam-like problems in subject areas PPI needs. Create an account and log in to find assignments related to your expertise and areas of interest.

What do Problem Submission Portal contributors do?

Problem Submission Portal contributors write and submit a variety of original exam-like problems according to PPI’s guidelines. Experienced contributors may be invited to technically review the work of other contributors. Contributors may be contracted for larger assignments too.

How much money do Problem Submission Portal contributors earn?

Like most things, the more assignments you complete per PPI guidelines, the more you can earn. Before accepting a work assignment, you’ll be informed of the payment rate for each problem you write or review. Payments vary depending on subject area, problem difficulty, PPI priorities, and other factors, and are generally between $10 and $30 per problem. Of course, submissions must conform to established PPI acceptance criteria to be eligible for payment.

Why join the Problem Submission Portal team?

Earn Recognition & Income. Contributing exam-like problems to PPI’s Problem Submission Portal can help you build your resume of published work, generate additional income, and establish yourself as a thought leader in your industry.

Build Skills. Writing original problems according to PPI problem-writing guidelines can help you more clearly articulate complex technical concepts. Reviewing and implementing the feedback of other subject matter experts will further sharpen your writing and technical skills.

Share. Pass your wisdom on to the next generation and support the future of your profession. Join the Problem Submission Portal team and get paid to share your expertise and knowledge!

Who is PPI?

Professional Publications, Inc. (PPI) is an independent publisher of professional licensing exam review content, and a leader in preparing engineers and building professionals to pass their FE, PE, SE, FS, PS, LEED, LARE, ARE, and NCIDQ exams since 1975. Over 3 million exam candidates have trusted PPI to provide high-quality, accurate, and comprehensive exam review books, courses, study guides, and online tools.