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  • Want to Boost Your Salary by $10,000? Ask for More.

    “…Black candidates asked for $112,800, the lowest ask of any racial group included in the study.”

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    Change Your Attitude! Embrace Effort

    Change Your Attitude! Embrace Effort

  • Support Our Members in Need

    The difference between success and failure is the internal resolve to overcome obstacles in the pursuit of excellence. Many engineers, including me, dealt with adversity during their academic and professional journey. 

  • Progressing Toward 2025: More Black Engineers Graduate

    Why have we focused on 10K? There has been an ongoing debate about this country’s ability to fill science and engineering jobs with qualified candidates. One obvious solution is to increase the talent pool by graduating more scientists and engineers2. At 13.3 percent of the total population3 and only 4.0 percent of engineering degree holders, African Americans are vastly underrepresented in this field, one that has high earning potential and makes a significant economic impact.

  • Get an Edge with a PMP

    According to TechRepublic, a PMP certification “helps establish the person as a credible leader” and shows an investment in career planning1.  

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    Is the Black Engineering Crisis a Woman Problem?

    NSBE 2025 and the Engineering Crisis Among Blacks

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    STEM and Social Justice: Applying an Engineering Lens to Social Change Part 2 of 2

    The people who are closest to the problems are most aware of what the solutions are and should be.

  • Why Engineering? College Majors and Earnings for African Americans

    Workforce shows that African Americans tend to be concentrated in the lowest-paying majors.

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    STEM and Social Justice: Applying an Engineering Lens to Social Change

    Social justice is the pursuit of a world in which all people have the opportunity to live decently and free of harm. It is born of the collective understanding that injustice and inequality are endemic to the systems and structures that make up our society.

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    Using Water Filters Effectively

    Join NSBE's Environmental Engineering Special Interest Group to continue the dialogue about Flint’s water crisis.