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The Next Level of Learning is Here

Smaller than a minor, certificate or degree program, micro-credentials allow you to meet your personalized learning needs by gaining knowledge and skills in areas that are relevant to your academic or professional goals. By earning micro-credentials at UB you can unlock digital badges that showcase your achievements and all it took to get there.

Whether you're a current student, prospective student or industry professional, with over 70 micro-credentials and growing, the University at Buffalo offers a wide array of options to keep you at the leading edge of your discipline.

What's New and Noteworthy

Micro-credentials are gaining momentum at UB, throughout SUNY and globally. Check out the articles and resources below to learn more about how our students and faculty are making a big impact with these small credentials.

*Members of the UB community have access to Buffalo Business First through University Libraries. To access this electronic journal, visit the Buffalo Business First access page on the University Libraries website (UBIT name and password required).

This program stood out to me because it offered an opportunity to build and cultivate a long-term relationship with the community.

UB alum Olivia Sorci tells UB Now about the Diabetes Mentoring micro-credential which she earned in 2021.