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Computer Information Systems Major

B.S. in Computer Information Systems
College of Technology

Degree Plan

The Computer Information Systems program provides for the needs of a dynamic and integral part of business and industry. To meet the demands of the current technological era, students gain skills in both technical and business applications, including computer concepts and applications, problem solving, decision making, human relations, evaluation, analysis and communications. Computer information systems specialists and management professionals design, build, and implement software solutions that are the driving force in every business, not-for-profit, and government agency. They're also relied upon to analyze existing systems and discover new ways to optimize their performance.


Freshman Admissions

Freshman applicants are required to meet general university freshman admission requirements .

Transfer Admissions

First, applicants are required to meet general university transfer admissions requirements. In addition to meeting the general university transfer admissions requirements, transfer applicants must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5.


Computer Information Systems technologists can be found in a broad spectrum of careers in the private and public sectors including administration, supervision, systems analysis, training, and consulting. UH Computer Information System graduates have received offers as Programmers, Professional Service Consultants, IT Specialists, Consumer Sales Consultants, Web Developers, User Services Specialists, etc. More information regarding job titles, salary information of Cougar Alumni as well as national salary information can be found at Cougar Careers . For assistance in career planning and development, please visit University Career Services .

Contact Information

College of Technology
300 Technology Building
Houston, TX 77204-4021
Phone: 713-743-4100

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