Why do research?

Research is not just for students in technical fields. All disciplines involve research. Getting involved with the UCCS research community has many benefits. Just a few of the advantages of doing research include:

  • Working with a faculty mentor on an interesting problem in your field

  • Learning more about a subject you really like

  • Developing your problem-solving skills

  • Finding out what others at UCCS are doing for research

  • Meeting new people

  • Expanding your education beyond the classroom

  • Presenting your research

  • Helping you to choose your career path

  • Preparing for graduate school

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