About Us

For the 2021-2022 year, NSBE Houston Professionals intends to build on our accomplishments and continue the path to greatness with the help of our devoted members. The Houston Professionals chapter is committed to serving our community, developing our professionals, and the continued mentorship of our youth. It is with the support of your time and membership that our organization can continue to reach our objectives and establish new goals that will push the Houston Chapter to the next level.

NSBE Houston Professionals Objectives include:

  • Develop the technical, leadership,  and professional skills of our members.

  • Encourage members to seek advanced degrees and to obtain/maintain. professional engineering certification.

  • Encourage and advise minority youth in their pursuit of an engineering career.

  • Stimulate and develop student interest in the various engineering disciplines.

  • Strive to increase the number of minorities studying engineering at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

  • Improve college recruitment, retention, graduation, and ultimate success of professional engineers by establishing strategic alliances among minorities.

  • Provide networking opportunities between members and other professional organizations.

Our Mission

"to increase the number of culturally responsible Black Engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community."


Our Vision

We envision a world in which engineering is a mainstream word in homes and communities of color, and all Black students can envision themselves as engineers. In this world, Blacks exceed parity in entering engineering fields, earning degrees, and succeeding professionally.

Our Objectives

The National Society of Black Engineers strives to accomplish the following objectives for our organization:

  • Stimulate and develop student interest in the various engineering disciplines

  • Strive to increase the number of minority students studying engineering at both the undergraduate and graduate levels

  • Encourage members to seek advanced degrees in engineering or related fields and to obtain professional engineering registrations

  • Promote public awareness of engineering and the opportunities for Blacks and other minorities in that profession

  • Function as a representative body on issues and developments that affect the careers of Black Engineers