Student Organizations

American Society for Quality

The American Society for Quality (ASQ) is the world’s leading authority on quality. ASQ is a knowledge-based global community of quality professionals dedicated to promoting and advancing quality tools, principles, and practices in their workplaces and communities. ASQ provides the quality community with training, professional certifications, and knowledge to a vast network of members of the global quality community. If you want to join ASQ, please contact our Faculty Advisor Dr. Ronald Wilkins (

The Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) ( is the world's leading provider of knowledge, networking and skills development for the manufacturing industry. Membership in SME gives you access to workforce training and certification, mentorship programs, jobs, the industry’s top publications and events, networking opportunities, and more. Further your career and take advantage of these numerous opportunities by joining SME. The NC A&T Student Chapter of SME has been sponsored by the NC Northern Piedmont Chapter. If you want to join SME, please contact our Faculty Advisor Dr. Yi Cai (

The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) (www.4spe.orgis an international organization dedicated to the advancement of knowledge and education for all plastics professionals. SPE’s contribution to the plastics industry for over 70 years has made a significant difference to the technologies and innovations the industry enjoys today. SPE unites plastics professionals worldwide –helping them succeed and strengthening their skills through networking, events, training, and knowledge sharing. If you want to join SPE, please contact our Faculty Advisor Mr. Geoffrey Foster (