Course-Based Undergraduate Research Experiences
Students who participate in CUREs achieve many of the same outcomes as students who engage in faculty-mentored research and/or research internships. These outcomes include enhanced science identity development, science literacy and career interest in the domain.
The College of Science now provides students with more than 10 course-based undergraduate research experiences. CUREs align with the UTEP Edge, the University’s student success culture that seeks to identify and build on the strengths that students bring with them to the