We believe our alumni tell our story best!
"Despite my years of industry experience, my career was stalled until I received a
Masters of Science degree in Finance from UHCL. That was the jumpstart I needed to
accelerate my career path, which has led me to a highly visible position on Wall Street."
Vicki Bryan - Class of 1998
Senior Analyst-High Yield,
Gimme Credit LLC
"UHCL School of Business benefited my career by allowing me to gain real-world experience
while attending classes. Most of the students are working adults with different backgrounds
and even from different countries. This allowed me to experience diversity first hand,
which has proven to be beneficial in my professional life as well."
Tiffany McCaa - Class of 2009
Treasury analyst, Dynegy, Inc.
“One of the best things about the program was having the opportunity to participate
in classes with business and health care professionals of diverse industry backgrounds.
I learned a tremendous amount working on various team projects with NASA engineers,
senior health care leaders, physicians, nurses, attorneys and many other professionals
with an array of industry expertise, who brought real-world experience into class
projects and discussions.”
Cris C. Daskevich - Class of 1997
Senior Vice President, Texas Children’s Hospital
“Having a faculty and curriculum able to deliver real-world business instruction and
experience, along with the focus placed on working within a team environment… gave
me a significant leg up on other graduates entering the workplace. This was and continues
to be a huge competitive advantage for UHCL graduates.”
Preston Johnson, Jr. - Class of 1983
Senior Vice President, McDermott International Inc.
“My professors helped me prepare for my career by showing me real-world examples and
providing me with the tools to become a successful practitioner of marketing… Everyone
at UHCL really cares not just about getting a college degree, but really absorbing
Aaron Mireles - Marketing
“I was able to obtain a Professional Accounting degree that provided the curriculum
necessary to prepare for and pass the CPA exam. The vast amount of resources like
the Beta Alpha Psi, the writing center, the financial aid office, career workshops,
the library, staff and faculty helped me academically and professionally.”
Katy Fuentes - Class of 2007
Revenue Agent, Internal Revenue Service
“The School of Business had a profound impact on how I prepared for my career in the
legal field. Professors who were successful in their respective fields gave first-hand
insight into how to make the best of each opportunity that may be presented in the
Farrah Hernandez-Moore - Class of 2005
Attorney & Counselor at Law, The Moore Law Office