Pratt School of Engineering

National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)


The Duke Chapter's mission is "to increase the number of culturally responsible Black Engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally, and positively impact the community.” Our goals include: stimulate and develop student interest in the various engineering disciplines; Strive to increase the number of minority students studying engineering; Encourage members to seek advanced degrees in engineering or related fields; Encourage and advise majority youth in their pursuit of an engineering career; Promote public awareness of engineering and the opportunities for Blacks and other minorities in that profession; and Function as a representative body on issues and development that affect the careers of Black engineers.



Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)

SHPE changes lives by empowering the Hispanic community to realize its fullest potential and to impact the world through STEM awareness, access, support and development.