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Institutional Group Membership

This membership level is available to:

  • Colleges, universities and technical institutes interested in providing their faculty and staff with access to SME’s rich resources and knowledge of manufacturing.
  • Schools or departments at colleges, universities and technical institutes focused on engineering and manufacturing.
  • Does not include memberships for students. They can join separately as SME Postsecondary Members. 

Current Institutional Members

ABET Program Evaluation

SME is one of only 35 organizations that provides ABET with input on the more than 3,600 scientific and technical programs at 700+ institutions in 29 countries. SME members serve as program evaluators for manufacturing technology and manufacturing engineering programs.


This group program provides five professional memberships for faculty, administrators and staff for a fee of $750.

  • Employees at the same institution can join or renew at a special rate of $20 per year.
  • The membership covers all campuses of the same institution.
  • This program does not cover memberships for students nor is it related to the establishment of a student chapter on campus.


  • Ralton Emory, SME Member and Industry Relations Manager, at 865.248.4913 or
  • Dave Moulton, SME Member Services Manager, at 313.425.3213 or