HBCU Engineering Deans Summit Logo 2024
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The HBCU Engineering Deans Council is a group of deans leading ABET-accredited degree-granting engineering programs at HBCUs. The mission of the Council is to advance the success of under-represented students in obtaining degrees in engineering with a readiness for professional success in the engineering workforce.

Confirmed HBCU attendees include:

Other invited guests include deans from top engineering research programs at Big 10+ institutions, such as University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, University of California-Berkeley, Cornell University, Michigan State University and more. Additionally, leaders from government and funding agencies such as the National Science Foundation (NSF) and National Institutes of Health (NIH) have also been invited.