Decision Sciences, Economics, Finance, and Marketing
Generating New Opportunities
Taught by professionals with vast real-world knowledge and practical experience, University
of Houston-Clear Lake's economics, finance, and marketing programs provide undergraduate
and graduate students with sound management principles and the skills necessary for
professional advancement. You will gain the values and insight that today's professionals
require throughout your time at UH-Clear Lake with hands-on learning opportunities
and a highly motivated faculty assisting you along the way.
UHCL offers a variety of degree and specialization options that allow you to tailor
your studies to a specific area of expertise. Undergraduate and graduate studies will
prepare you for opportunities in small and large businesses, industrial firms, government,
education, healthcare, and non-profits. Our location in the greater Houston market,
home to some of the most renowned energy companies and the largest medical center
in the world, means you have access to a wide variety of professional opportunities.
Our College of Business is accredited by AACSB International-The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the highest standard of achievement for business schools worldwide. Since only ten
percent of business schools hold this accreditation, it's no mystery why our marketing
graduates have connected with top organizations.
Creating thought leaders of the future. The economics program is designed to provide students with the tools to engage in
the "economic way of thinking." Students explore the collection and use of economic
data, the design of economic policy and institutions, and in general, optimal decision-making
with scarce resources.
Where can an economics degree take you? You will have the knowledge necessary for positions in areas such as budget analyst,
economist, statistician, consultant, financial planner, market research analyst, project
management, and risk analyst.
Achieving the highest standard. We believe that a high caliber financial curriculum designed and taught by well-qualified
faculty produces successful graduates.
Where can a finance degree take you? You will have the knowledge necessary for positions in areas such as corporate finance,
commercial banking, financial planning, investment banking, money management, and
real estate investment.
Consumer behavior, strategy, and communication. Every organization needs a marketing professional – from small to large businesses,
industrial firms, government and non-profits.
Where can a marketing degree take you? You will have the knowledge necessary for positions in areas such as marketing management,
advertising, marketing research, professional sales, retailing, trade show management,
event management, public relations, and social media/digital marketing.