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Securities Industry Essentials® (SIE®) Exam Information for Schools

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SIE at a Glance

  • Number of Questions: 75
  • Format: Multiple Choice
  • Duration: 1 hour and 45 minutes
  • Passing Score: 70
  • Cost: $60

Student Outreach

FINRA has developed a toolkit for use by colleges and universities to share information about the SIE. The resources in this toolkit, some of which you can customize with your school name or logo, are intended to highlight the benefits of taking the SIE to students considering a career in the securities industry. The toolkit includes:

In addition, the SIE outline and practice test will provide your students with a guide to the range of topics covered and examples of the types of questions that will appear on the actual exam.