Colleges and Departments
College of Business
The mission of the College of Business (BUS) at the University of Houston-Clear Lake is to provide quality lifelong education for the Houston/Galveston metropolitan population. Programs serve both full-time students and working professionals in the region. Instruction is designed for flexible hours and fosters development of business skills with global applicability. Faculty pursue a blend of research contributing to knowledge in professional practice, innovative pedagogy and discipline-based scholarship.
- Department of Accounting
- Department of Decision Sciences, Economics, Finance, and Marketing
- Department of Management
- Department of Healthcare Administration
- Department of Management Information Systems
College of Education
Building on a solid base of liberal arts and general studies, the College of Education seeks to produce thoughtful, skilled and humane educators. Numerous plans are available to help students develop into highly qualified professionals.
- Department of Counseling, Special Education, and Diversity
- Department of Curriculum and Instruction
- Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis
- Department of Literacy, Library, and Learning Technologies
College of Human Sciences and Humanities
The College of Human Sciences and Humanities is dedicated to the study of people and significant issues about the human experience. HSH fosters the liberal arts and encourages practical preparation for occupations. HSH is organized into five departments, each of which is home to individual programs; in addition, HSH offers a number of certificates and is home to the UHCL Writing Program which serves students across the university.
- Department of Clinical, Health, and Applied Sciences
- Department of Communication and Studio Arts
- Department of Liberal Arts
- Department of Psychology
- Department of Social and Cultural Sciences
College of Science and Engineering
The College of Science and Engineering offers high quality academic degrees consistent with the role of a regional public university. Plans within the college prepare graduates to enter fields in natural sciences, mathematics, computing and computer engineering. Individuals in the college's plans are expected to develop skills in problem solving, independent study and critical thinking, and to be able to adapt knowledge to new situations and to the benefit of society. Students in these plans attain a sense of professional values and ethics as well as knowledge and skills relevant to their specific subject area. This sense of professional responsibility is essential if society is to benefit from the interfaces with advanced technology and science.
- Department of Computing Sciences
- Department of Engineering
- Department of Physical and Applied Sciences
- Department of Biology and Biotechnology
- Department of Environmental Sciences
- Department of Mathematics and Statistics