NSPE keeps its members in touch with the latest in their field through respected publications and information resources, opportunities for mentoring and continuing education, and through a national conference and meetings, where members can meet and share ideas with colleagues.
By participating in NSPE through WSPE, members can build leadership skills and earn professional recognition through volunteer opportunities. In addition, members enjoy the opportunity to meet at the Winter, Fall and Annual Meetings.
WSPE local chapters offer engineers the chance to network and gain professional referrals through contacts with colleagues in their communities.
Here's What Members Say about NSPE
"NSPE membership puts me in touch with a huge network of PEs from within my specialty, all across the country."
"The profession is changing fast – almost literally by the day. Membership helps me keep up with those changes."
"It feels good to give something back to a profession that's given me so much."
NSPE membership gives engineers the tools and services they need to be better informed and better connected within their professional community.
News of the Profession
Available free to members, PE magazine is packed with up-to-the-minute reporting and articles covering licensing, education, employment, ethics, legal and liability issues, and more.
Members only e-newsletters, like NSPE Update, Daily Designs, and the U.S. Engineering Press Review offer the latest news on shifting trends and new technologies.
Licensure programs offer members a range of tools to help achieve and maintain their professional licenses.
Online courses provide a time-effective option for engineers who want to sharpen their knowledge and skills – from standards management to professional ethics.
Self-study videos are a cost-sensitive way to build expertise and earn qualifying professional development hours.
Members who wish to study with other professionals in their community can choose from a range of local programs and courses in their area.
NSPE's online job board allows employers to post – and job-seekers to search – top engineering employment opportunities throughout the country.
The NSPE Engineering Income & Salary Survey gives members who participate unlimited report access to the latest industry earning statistics, from a large interactive survey of working engineers.
Through Interest Groups, online forums, and live events, members can reach engineers across the country and in their local area.
Each year, the NSPE Annual Conference brings together engineering colleagues, clients, and vendors to make important connections at vibrant locations around the country.
Find the local chapter nearest you and make key contacts, while staying informed about issues within your own region or community.
NSPE Interest Groups allow members an opportunity to share ideas and network with colleagues within their engineering discipline.
Leadership and volunteer opportunities offer many options for positive participation within your community.
Advocacy & Outreach
Through its government relations efforts, NSPE projects a powerful voice advocating the interests of the engineering profession.
Resources available in the Legislative Action Center allow NSPE members to contact legislators and track legislation of interest to them as engineers.
Partnering organizations like Engineers Week, MATHCOUNTS, JETS, NICET, NABIE, and NAFE, along with public outreach activities, demonstrate the positive impact engineering has on everyday lives.
Your NSPE membership entitles you to deep discounts on a wide variety of publications, standard contract documents, and other services offered by NSPE's benefit partners.