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The number of credits required for an engineering degree has effectively declined since 1900, while the requirements for other professions have increased. Learn more about why engineering must Raise the Bar.
Two prominent engineers – Norman Augustine and Henry Petroski – share their insights on why additional education is essential to the future of professional engineering. See other voices of support.
Delegates representing state engineering licensure boards voted to approve by nearly a two-thirds majority a position statement in support of advanced education for licensure, reflecting the need to Raise the Bar.
The National Academy of Engineering doesn’t mince words when it explains why engineers will need enhanced preparation to meet society’s challenges.
Wondering how Raising the Bar would affect the future supply of engineering graduates? The experience of the accounting profession offers a clue.