NJSPE Blog

Building Your Career as a Professional Engineer: An Infographic

April 17, 2017


Take the 2017 Milton F. Lunch Ethics Contest Challenge!

April 5, 2017

  All current NSPE individual members through their NSPE state societies and NSPE chapters (including student chapters) are invited to participate in the 2017 NSPE Milton F. Lunch Ethics Contest. Match your wits and knowledge of engineering ethics with experienced professional engineers and engineering students throughout the country. New this year, the winning entry will receive a certificate, recognition in PE magazine, and an. . . Read More


College Engineering Enrollment Continues to Grow

March 7, 2017

The number of students enrolling in engineering programs is steadily increasing. According to a report by the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center, there was a four percent increase in engineering students from 2015 to 2016. Engineering career paths are among the most desirable for college students due to job stability, financial security, and the demand. . . Read More


6 Reasons to Join a Professional Engineer Association

March 1, 2017

Whether you are just getting started in your engineering career or are a seasoned veteran looking to give back to the community, joining a professional engineering organization has a variety of benefits. A professional engineer membership is open to anyone holding a valid license as a professional engineer, engineer-in-training or engineering intern certification in the. . . Read More


Enter the 2017 Milton F. Lunch Ethics Contest

January 30, 2017

Want to match your wits and knowledge with some of the brightest students and most experienced engineering minds in the country? If you are a current member or student member of the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE), you are invited to participate in the 2017 Milton F. Lunch Ethics Contest! Participants can choose from. . . Read More


5 Reasons you Should Care about the PE License

January 18, 2017

More than a century ago, there were no certifications or licenses for engineers, and anyone could draw up plans and create projects. To protect the public’s health and safety, the professional engineering license was created. But why should you care about the PE license or consider becoming a professional engineer? We are glad you asked!. . . Read More


Mr. Kurt Nathan, PE Obituary

October 12, 2016

We regret to inform you that one of our long time members has passed.  Mr. Kurt Nathan, PE passed away on Friday, October 7th.  Funeral services will be held on Thursday, October 13th at 10am in the Beth Israel Cemetery, Woodbridge, NJ. Please click here to view the complete obituary.


Why Continuing Professional Education Matters

October 11, 2016

What Is Continuing Professional Education? If you are just beginning your journey into an engineering profession, you may be surprised to learn that you are required to obtain continuing professional competency (CPC) credits, otherwise known as continuing professional education credits, throughout your career.  You may be even more surprised to learn that many industries, not. . . Read More


Engineering as a College Major

August 29, 2016

  When entering college, you may know exactly what you want to do, or you might be completely lost. If you have always been strong in both mathematics and creative thinking, engineering could be the solution. It takes a special type of mind to be an engineer, as this field uses both sides of the. . . Read More