Since its inception, in 1969, SEBS EOF has prepared students to solve some of the more challenging societal problems. Focused on access, academic excellence, and research, SEBS EOF cultivates student capacity to make adaptive changes in their educational development and overcome historic socioeconomic factors that challenge their potential for success. SEBS EOF seeks to provide services that assist students in navigating the complexities of an academic and social climate, within a global environment; and, facilitate an understanding of what is required to succeed in college as a science major.
Seeking to produce researchers, scientists, and health professionals, SEBS EOF promotes learning outcomes that position the program to become a leading producer of first-generation graduates and high achieving STEM professionals. Learning how to identify and create solutions to global problems in the areas of food, nutrition and health, as well as climate and energy, is an important part of what we do at SEBS.