SEAS 360: Diversity and Inclusion for Engineers

School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Program Description

This micro-credential through the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) provides an opportunity for participants to develop knowledge, understanding and awareness of issues in diversity, equity, and inclusion in STEM. Through a series of workshops and assignments you will recognize how diverse teams are stronger and more effective at solving the kinds of complex problems that is the lifeblood of the engineering profession, and how having multiple points of view, approaches and skill sets, allows a better, more efficient and faster solution to engineering’s grand challenges.

Program Contact

Caitlin Hoekstra
415 Bonner Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260
Phone: 716-645-6645


  • Undergraduate or Graduate

Who is Eligible

  • Current UB Students Only

Credit or Non-Credit

  • Non-Credit

Instruction Method

  • Hybrid (some of the micro-credential requirements can be fulfilled online)

Average Time to Completion

  • Two Semesters

Skills Obtained*

  • Career and Self-Development
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Equity and Inclusion
  • Leadership
  • Professionalism
  • Teamwork