NCEES is committed to setting the standard in uniform laws, licensing requirements, and professional ethics. This commitment is central to NCEES efforts to safeguard the health, safety, and welfare of the public. The organization is made up of 70 licensing boards that regulate the engineering and surveying professions in the United States—located in each U.S. state, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico, Northern Mariana Islands, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The members of the Council work together to determine best practices for the licensure of engineers and surveyors and promote their adoption to protect the public and improve uniformity among the states.This digital version of the annual report focuses on ways NCEES has led with purpose in the 2014–15 fiscal year. These include
NCEES sets the standard in determining best practices to advance licensure in the engineering and surveying professions.