NJSPE Blog

5 of our Favorite Engineering Quotes

July 15, 2019

Quotes are great because they often put into words the things we cannot express. That’s why we put together a list of our top five favorite engineering quotes: “One man’s “magic” is another man’s engineering.” – Robert A. Heinlein We don’t want to toot your horn or anything, but the things engineers have created seem. . . Read More


Celebrate #LicensedPEDay on August 7

July 11, 2019

Professional engineers have become such a huge part of society because of their commitment to protecting the public’s health, safety and welfare. However, did you know the first professional engineering license wasn’t granted until 1907? Before that time, there were minimal engineering regulations, and untrained, unqualified individuals were performing their work, resulting in inaccurate renderings. . . Read More


Everything you need to know about Renewing your PE License

July 3, 2019

It’s almost that time of year again – time to begin the process of renewing your PE license. By preparing early, you can check off all your minimum requirements and complete the renewal process without having the stress of waiting until the last minute. To help you get started, we put together links to helpful. . . Read More


How to Become a Professional Engineer in Multiple States

June 20, 2019

Oftentimes, professional engineers will be required to be licensed in multiple states to further their careers. But how do you obtain a multi-state PE license, if there is such a thing? We receive emails about this topic several times a month, so we wanted to break it down and help you on your way to. . . Read More


Current Threats to Professional Engineering Licensure

June 6, 2019

As a licensed professional engineer, you’ve worked hard to add that “PE” at the end of your name. In recent years, across the country there has been an increase in attempts to deregulate and eliminate professional engineering licensure. So why are professional engineers, those who play a critical role in protecting public health and safety. . . Read More


It’s Never Too Early to Jump-Start Your Career

May 29, 2019

If you’re a student working toward an engineering degree, it’s never too early to start thinking about your future after school. As a student enrolled full-time in an ABET-accredited engineering program, you have the opportunity for a free NJ Society of Professional Engineers national student membership. This includes students at graduate-level engineering programs, too! Not. . . Read More


Don’t miss the 2019 NJSPE Awards Dinner – Get your Tickets Today!

May 22, 2019

It’s that time again – the 2019 NJSPE Awards Dinner will take place on Thursday, June 27 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Mercer Oaks Golf Club. This event is the highlight of the New Jersey Society of Professional Engineers’s calendar year. It brings together hundreds of our members and their spouses as we celebrate. . . Read More


What You Need to Do to Maintain Your New Jersey Professional Engineering License

May 16, 2019

Becoming an engineer is a long and difficult process. Getting your New Jersey professional engineering license was just one more step in your career as an engineer. Once you have your license though, the work is not over. You must maintain your license with continuing education courses to provide you with the Professional Development Hours. . . Read More


How to Obtain a PE License Without an Engineering Degree

May 8, 2019

If you received a bachelor’s degree in a non-engineering field, it may still be possible for you receive your PE license! Follow the steps below to learn how to make it all the way to the PE exam without having an ABET-accredited engineering degree. Steps to receiving a PE license without an engineering degree Check. . . Read More


Top Five Places to Travel for Engineering Marvels

May 3, 2019

Summer vacation season is getting closer. Some New Jersey engineers enjoy beaches and resorts for an awesome vacation, but others enjoy the sight-seeing and adventures of a new place. Whatever your preference is we’re sure you’ll find these five engineering structures worth the visit! Danyang-Kunshan Grand Bridge Photo from Travel Triangle This is the world’s. . . Read More