Benefits of a Membership

You love engineering and you've invested years of your life and hard work to become an Engineer. What are you doing to protect that investment? Think of your membership in the National Society of Professional Engineers as insurance for your professional career. Your membership provides the tools, resources, and services needed to be informed and connected within the professional engineers community.


  • Communities

    Build community and connect with your colleagues. Enter a place for knowledge exchange, content curation, collaboration, and professional networking.


  • Continuing Education

    Your membership includes unlimited free online seminars to view from your home or office. You may earn credits by viewing the webinars and passing a quiz.


  • Networking

    Make valuable, personal, and professional contacts when you meet colleagues from all areas of practice. Members can reach engineers across the country.


  • Protecting Your Professional Interests

    NSPE defends against the unlicensed practice of engineering and assaults in Washington, D.C. and Delaware to restrict your practice. 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.


  • News of the Profession

    Available free to members, PE magazine the flagship publication of NSPE is published four times per year. PE covers news and commentary on professional issues: licensing, engineering ethics, employment, legislative and regulatory issues, education, and many others that have a direct impact on professional engineers. Members only e-newsletters, like NSPE Update, PE Matters, and Daily Designs offer the latest news on shifting trends and new technologies.