The Engineering and Community Engagement certificate is intended to acknowledge students who have gained a proficiency in design, research and application of appropriate technologies for use in serving communities domestically or internationally while stressing an awareness of the cultural context of such engineering activities. The 12-credit certificate was developed to facilitate student participation in community-based projects, with the focus being on leadership, entrepreneurship, design and/or service. Collaborations with communities are essential and strongly encouraged.
The Engineering and Community Engagement Certificate is awarded to students who complete the requirements for the program. All students in good academic standing are eligible for admission to the program.