Some required UB Curriculum courses are automatically fulfilled for engineering majors by completion of their required technical courses. To review the UB Curriculum in its totality, please see the University Undergraduate Catalog. The remaining UB Curriculum requirements that students completing an engineering degree need to fulfill are outlined below with links to the current class schedule pages where you will find possible course offerings/class descriptions.
|3 or 1 credits|
Communication Literacy 1 – ENG 105
*Students with an SAT Reading score >=610, an SAT RT Sub‐Score ≥ 33, or an ACT English score >=27 are considered to have met this requirement.*
*Students who earn an AP English Language and Composition score of 4 or 5 will receive articulated exam credit for ENG 105.*
Communication Literacy 2 – EAS 360
EAS 360 STEM Communication is a requirement for all SEAS majors as well as a UB Curriculum requirement.
Math and Quantitative Reasoning (MQR)
MTH 141 Calculus 1 is required for all engineering majors. This course also satisfies the MQR UB Curriculum requirement.
Scientific Literacy and Inquiry Sequence
Diversity Learning Requirement
Students are required to take at least one three-credit course focusing on domestic diversity. Engineering majors are advised to incorporate a diversity course into either the Global or Thematic Pathway.
Thematic and Global Pathways
Engineering majors are advised to select Thematic and Global Pathways that align with their major. For more information, see Pathways for Engineering and Computer Science Students.
|18 credits total; 12 credits outside of the major.|
UB Capstone – UBC 399
The Capstone is the culminating experience of the UB Curriculum program.