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University of Houston-Clear Lake's College of Science and Engineering (CSE) Department offers high-quality academic programs within the vibrant atmosphere of a modern university. Undergraduate and graduate students prepare for opportunities in fields such as natural sciences, mathematics, computing sciences, computer engineering, software, and systems engineering.

The Biological & Environmental Sciences Department at University of Houston-Clear Lake hosts a variety of program and degree options for students interested in biological science, biotechnology, or environmental science. Many degrees offer additional specialties to choose from, allowing students to shape the program to their career aspirations. There are also options for highly motivated and qualified students to combine the Bachelor of Science in Biology with Master of Science degree plans in biology or biotechnology with the intention of advancing in a more time and cost efficient manner.

  1. Biological Sciences
  2. Biotechnology
  3. Environmental Science


University of Houston-Clear Lake's Computing Sciences Department provides students the skills necessary to meet the changing demands of the technology industry. Preparation for productive careers in computing starts with an excellent and diverse environment for learning, research, and the practice of theories, applications, and software development. Undergraduate and graduate degree options are available in computer information systems, computer science, and information technology.

The department's objective is to guide students in understanding their sense of responsibility and the impacts of their work and behavior. To accomplish this, the degree programs are designed to engage students in the areas of professional practice, professional growth, and professional conduct. These essential foundation requirements ensure students have the technical and professional attributes for success. It is the goal that students will join UH-Clear Lake and the Computing Sciences Department in supporting research, development, and the creation of new technologies.

  1. Computer Information Systems
  2. Computer Science
  3. Information Technology

The Engineering Department at University of Houston-Clear Lake strives to assist students in reaching their career goals. The engineering programs are designed to strengthen independent thought, critical thinking, and problem solving abilities. Groundwork is developed to encourage the pursuit of lifelong learning and innovative thought. Students will acquire a solid foundation in the principles and practices pertaining to disciplines such as computer engineering, engineering management, systems engineering, software engineering, and pre-engineering. Specialization options are also available to obtain specific expertise.

  1. Computer Engineering
  2. Engineering Management
  3. Systems Engineering
  4. Software Engineering
  5. Pre-Engineering

An undergraduate or graduate degree from University of Houston-Clear Lake's Mathematics and Statistics Department is designed to prepare students in the fields of medicine, insurance, finance, education, sciences, and engineering. The programs are constructed with an interdisciplinary focus that aims to educate students in both theory and application.

  1. Mathematics
  2. Statistics

With a degree from University of Houston-Clear Lake's Physical & Applied Sciences Department, students will have the ability to pursue careers required by all industries, including those in corporate, government, education, and research. Areas of study include physics, chemistry, industrial hygiene, and safety.

  1. Physics
  2. Chemistry
  3. Industrial Hygiene and Safety

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Last updated: 08/15/2016 UTC
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