Immerse yourself into extracurricular activities
Student organizations at Missouri State help you get involved, network, and have your voice heard. They also provide great opportunities to use what you learn in the classroom to gain experience outside of the classroom, as well as build your resume. Students run these organizations with the advisement of the Office of Student Engagement. Participating and leading student organizations will help you make the most of your time here with so many ways to create memorable experiences at your fingertips. Get ahead by joining student chapters of the various professional associations present on campus.
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
ASME is a not-for-profit organization that promotes the art, science & practice of multidisciplinary engineering and allied sciences around the globe. ASME also enables collaboration, knowledge sharing, career enrichment, and skills development across all engineering disciplines, toward a goal of helping the global engineering community develop solutions to benefit lives and livelihoods. ASME has grown to include more than 100,000 members in 140+ countries. Thirty-two thousand of these members are students. Members range from college students and early-career engineers to project managers, corporate executives, researchers and academic leaders. ASME's members are as diverse as the engineering community itself. ASME serves this wide-ranging technical community through quality programs in continuing education, training and professional development, codes and standards, research, conferences and publications, government relations and other forms of outreach. Missouri State's chapter is a club for people interested in Mechanical Engineering and other STEM fields. Please use ASME's CampusLink page and MET's Twitter page for more information.
Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)
Missouri State's chapter of SAE participates in the Baja SAE collegiate series. This is a competition between teams on designing, building, and racing a dune buggy. SAE is non-profit organization. MSU Baja is just one of over a hundred regularly competing teams in North America alone. Our team is built on the ideals of fostering engineering development in any student interested in furthering their growth. We pride ourselves on the open environment we create to allow students to push their creativity and do so in a collaborative manor, spanning many disciplines. Get moving, get connected, and get engaged today with SAE. Please use SAE's CampusLink page and MET's Twitter page for more information.