SEAS 360° Certificate of Professional Development

faculty and students at seas360 workshop.
SEAS 360 suitcase icon.

The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at the University at Buffalo offers undergraduate and graduate students an opportunity to receive free professional development training through the SEAS 360° Certificate of Professional Development program.

This cost free program is designed to help undergraduate and graduate students develop and improve “power skills,” which are in high demand from employers around the world. To earn a SEAS 360° Certificate of Professional Development, which you can add to your resume, you must complete 25 hours of training. Training hours can be obtained by attending workshops, seminars, online professional development programming, and through approved experiential learning opportunities. Most workshops are typically 1 to 1 1/2 hours in length.

While participation in this program is optional, students interested in pursuing this certificate program must first opt-in.

ielts logo.

IELTS USA Best Practices Award Recipient

IELTS USA is proud to announce the SEAS 360° program at the University at Buffalo (UB), The State University of New York's (SUNY) School of Engineering and Applied Sciences as the 2020 recipient of the Best Practices in International Enrollment Management Award!

About Curriculum SEAS 360° Events Past Events Presenters Micro-credentials

In Person Events

Join us for our on campus professional development workshops throughout the 2021 - 2022 academic year.

In order to receive credit for SEAS 360°, students must first register through the email link for each workshop (you must opt in to the program to receive the link). When you arrive to each session, you will sign in to verify your attendance. You will be required to track your own training hours on your SEAS 360° tracking form. If you have any questions regarding workshop registration or tracking, please contact us at

*Please Note: Due to the ongoing COVID-19 global pandemic, our regular in-person workshops will now be held via Zoom. There is no limit to the number of Zoom workshops that are listed below.

February 3, 2022

SEAS 360° Professionalism and Etiquette Bootcamp - Via Zoom

February 8, 2022

International Students: The American Job Search Skillshop - Via Zoom

February 10, 2022

Developing Your Personal Marketing Plan - Via Zoom

February 15, 2022

Resume Writing for Jobs + Internships Skillshop - In Person

February 21, 2022

Working in Global Environments - Via Zoom

February 24, 2022

Job and Internship Search Strategies Skillshop - In Person

March 1, 2022

Setting Sustainable Goals - Via Zoom

March 2, 2022

LinkedIn Hacks Skillshop - Via Zoom

March 14, 2022

Interviewing Hacks That Work Skillshop - Via Zoom

March 15, 2022

Leadership vs Management: Same or Different and Why It Matters - Via Zoom

March 30, 2022

Making the Most of the Job + Internship Fair Skillshop - Via Zoom

March 31, 2022

Interviewing Skills - Via Zoom

April 7, 2022

Tips and Tricks to Planning for Building Your Career and a Powerful Resume - Via Zoom

April 14, 2022

Navigating Generational Gaps - Via Zoom

Additional Sessions Coming Soon!

Online Training

Earn credits toward your certificate online through the UB Career Connectors Network.

In order to receive credit for SEAS 360° students must first register in the UB Career Connector Network. Once registered, you will then have the ability to select from a database of online training sessions by clicking on “Webinars.” Please note, only the online webinars listed below are approved for SEAS 360° training hours. Hours obtained via online webinars will be tracked and monitored electronically based on your login information but should additionally be included in your SEAS 360° tracking form. You may only use three (3) online training hours from the Career Connectors Network towards completion of your SEAS 360° Professional Development Certificate.

All webinars earn one (1) online training hour each.

7 Mistakes Job Seekers Make Online

Cover Letters 101

Emotional Intelligence During the Job Search Process

Interviewing at a Startup

Leveraging Your Internship Into a Full-time Offer

Networking Your Way to a Job

Resumes Done Write

Should I Attend Graduate School?

The Power of Your LinkedIn Summary

Transitioning from School to Work

Using LinkedIn to Find a Job

Whose Career Is It?

You the Brand: Building Professional Connections for Professional Results