Resources - Engineering Societies


Overarching Societies

Discipline/Field/Industry-Specific Societies

Minority/Woman-Focused Societies

 Overarching Societies:

American Association of Engineering Societies: The society for societies (its membership consists of 25 professional engineering societies).

American Society for Engineering Education: The society for education professionals (i.e., college professors).

National Academy of Engineering: Created by Congress to advise the federal government on issues involving science and technology, NAE membership consists of over 2000 peer-elected individuals.

National Society of Professional Engineers: The society for licensed Professional Engineers (i.e., engineers that have passed the professional engineering exam).

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 Discipline/Field/Industry-Specific Societies:

Air and Waste Management Association

American Academy of Environmental Engineers

American Ceramic Society

American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

American Institute of Chemical Engineers

American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering

American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers

American Society for Healthcare Engineering

American Society of Agricultural Engineers

American Society of Civil Engineers

American Society of Heating Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc.

American Society of Materials, International

American Society of Mechanical Engineers

American Society of Naval Engineers

American Society of Safety Engineers

American Water Resources Association

American Water Works Association

Architectural Engineering Institute

Association for Computing Machinery

Association for Facilities Engineering

Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation

Association of Conservation Engineers

Association of Energy Engineers

Association of Engineering Geologists

Association of Iron and Steel Engineers

Biomedical Engineering Society

Human Factors and Ergonomics Society

Institute of Biological Engineering

Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers

Institute of Industrial Engineers

Institute of Noise Control Engineering of the USA

Institute of Transportation Engineers

International Council on Systems Engineering

International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering

International Society for Optical Engineering

International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering

Minerals Metals & Materials Society

National Academy of Forensic Engineers

National Association of Corrosion Engineers

National Council of Structural Engineers Associations

National Institute of Ceramic Engineers

Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering

Society of American Military Engineers

Society of Automotive Engineers

Society of Fire Protection Engineers

Society of Manufacturing Engineers

Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration

Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers

Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers

Society of Petroleum Engineers

Society of Plastics Engineers

Water Environment Federation


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Minority/Woman-Focused Societies:

Membership Societies:

American Indian Science and Engineering Society

Association for Women in Computing

Chinese Institute of Engineers USA

National Society of Black Engineers

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers

Society of Mexican American Engineers and Scientists

Society of Women Engineers

Vietnamese Association for Computing, Engineering Technology and Science

Supporting Organizations:

MESA (Mathematics Engineering Science Achievement) [California MESA]

National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering

National Association of Pre-College Directors (focuses on STEM education/programs)

National Association of Minority Engineering Program Administrators

National Coalition of Underrepresented Racial and Ethnic Advocacy Groups in Engineering and Science

National Consortium for Graduate Degrees for Minorities in Engineering and Science (GEM)

SECME (Southeastern Consortium for Minorities in Engineering)

Women in Engineering Programs and Advocates Network

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