Master’s STEM Professional Readiness

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Program Description

The Master’s STEM Professional Readiness micro-credential provides career and professional development to master's students in STEM fields. Through this program you will be guided in the preparation of your CV, an individualized development plan (IDP), and an oral presentation. In addition, the importance of responsible research, collaboration, time management and professional networking will be emphasized to help you prepare for your career.

Program Contact

Margarita Dubocovich
955 Main Street, Room 3212
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: 716-829-4719


  • 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
  • Professionalism
  • Teamwork