Membership is open to all persons meeting the requirements stated below:
Professional Engineers (Licensed Member)
A "Licensed Member" is one who holds a valid, current license or certificate of registration as a professional engineer from a state of the United States or from a district, territory or possession of the United States, or from a province or territory of Canada.
Engineering Interns and Graduate Engineers (Members)
Members are either:
a) A certified Engineer Intern who holds a valid certificate as an "Engineer Intern" from a state of the United States or from a district, territory or possession of the United States, or from a province or territory of Canada or
b) A graduate engineer who has graduated from an engineering curriculum accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET); or has graduated from an engineering curriculum which is accredited by ABET within six years after graduation; or has been awarded a graduate engineering degree from a college or university which has one or more undergraduate engineering curricula accredited by ABET. For a graduate of an engineering curriculum in a foreign country, the applicant shall possess educational background equivalent to that attained from an engineering curriculum accredited by ABET.
A “Member” shall be upgraded to a “Licensed Member” upon receipt of license or certificate of registration.
A "student member" is one who is an undergraduate or graduate student in engineering and who is studying in an engineering program which has been accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Committee of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc. (EAC/ABET), or who is studying a pre-engineering program, or a two-year course in engineering which will permit the student's transfer to an EAC/ABET accredited program that leads to engineering licensure.
Licensed Members or Members may choose between two levels of membership
Three-tier: includes membership in the National Society of Professional Engineers, the Missouri Society of Professional Engineers and the local chapter where you work or reside
Two-tier: includes membership in the Missouri Society of Professional Engineers and the local chapter where you work or reside .