Society of Plastic Engineers
The misson of SPE is to to advance the technical body of knowledge in the field of plastics extrusion industry as a whole. The UNT SPE chapter does this by hosting webinars and tours with other professional societies (SWE, Materials Advantage, and SAMPE). UNT SPE attends the Polyolefin Conference in Houston, TX each year. UNT SPE promotes polymers within the UNT Materials Department.
UNT MA holds the mission to promote among its members a self-sought increasing knowledge of metallurgy, ceramics, materials science and engineering and all its branches and to instill a professional pride in their chosen life work. UNT MA has significantly contributed to hosting programs such as the UNT Materials Summer Camp in 2013 and 2016.
Cultural and Professional Societies
National Society of Black Engineers, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, and Society of Women Engineers are all open to engineers to join. NSBE, SHPE, and SWE all host weekly meetings, lectures, panels, and social events throughout the semester. All Presidents of each engineering organization make up Council of Engineering Organizations, who are also active in providing resources to both undergraduates and graduates.