The National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), with more than 29,900 members, is one of the largest student-governed organizations in the country. Founded in 1975, NSBE now includes more than 394 College, Pre-College, and Technical Professional/Alumni chapters in the United States and abroad.
The National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) is a non-profit association that
is owned and managed by its members. The organization is dedicated to the academic
and professional success of African-American engineering students and professionals. NSBE offers
its members leadership training, professional development, mentoring opportunities,
career placement services and more. NSBEis comprised of 242 collegiate,
70 professional and 82 pre-college active chapters nationwide and overseas. These
chapters are geographically divided into six regions. NSBE is governed
by an executive board of college students and engineering professionals and is
operated by a professional staff in our World Headquarters located in Alexandria,
VA. NSBE has accomplished more for Black engineering students than
any other organization in the world. The same light that flows from the NSBE torch
to students and professionals in the United States is also relevant for NSBE students
in Africa, Europe, South America, Asia, Canada, Australia and the Caribbean.
It is the goal of the Society to replicate its mission and vision in countries
around the world, creating a global network of Black engineers, scientists and