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Degrees & Programs

The University of Houston offers students the ability to complete a variety of undergraduate degrees, graduate degrees, and certificate programs via distance education. Programs are available online or at one of our off-campus teaching centers in the Houston area.

Students also have the flexibility to combine online, hybrid, and off-campus classes with their on-campus coursework.

Distance education courses offer the same exceptional education as on-campus courses.

UH is proud to have received the following awards and accolades:

  • Carnegie Foundation: Tier One research university 

  • U.S. News & World Report: Ranked among the best colleges in the U.S. 

  • The Princeton Review: Named one of the nation’s best colleges 

  • The first Subsea Engineering graduate program in the U.S.: The graduate Subsea Engineering and Subsea Engineering/Advanced Subsea Engineering graduate certificates can be completed online. 

  • Undergraduate Entrepreneurship program ranked #1 by The Princeton Review/Entrepreneur magazine: The undergraduate Corporate Entrepreneurship program is available for current students to complete online.

  • Psychology (B.A.)/(B.S.) Online Degree Completion Programs Ranked 8th in the Nation:, an independent organization staffed by editors with academia and research experience, has ranked UH’s Psychology (B.A.)/(B.S.) online degree completion programs #8 in the nation.