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Making the Information Age a Reality

The Department of Information and Logistics Technology (ILT) prepares students for careers in business, industry, and government with programs closely linked to workforce quality and productivity for the region, the state, and the nation. Graduates become leaders who bring high levels of technology expertise to the workplace and are prepared to guide technological change within the organization.

Graduates of the Information and Logistics Technology programs can expect to successfully:

  • Apply critical thinking skills related to the discovery, application, and integration of appropriate basic principles.
  • Apply problem-solving techniques at a level required for professional practice.
  • Demonstrate effective oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills for application in the global workplace.
  • Improve the profession, maintain maintaining professional ethics throughout their lifetimes.

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From helping you make decisions about your major to making preparations for graduation, we are here to assist.

With our advanced facilities, award winning faculty and industry connections, the Information and Logistics Technology department offers students unique opportunities to achieve their highest potential and graduate with confidence in their skills.

Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems

The Computer Information Systems (CIS) program addresses the demands of a dynamic and integral part of business and industry - the Information Systems environment. The program challenges students to extend their reach into small to medium-size organizations and develop real-world application solutions. Graduates of the CIS program emerge prepared for a variety of careers including software systems development, e-commerce, and network administration.

Bachelor of Science in Digital Media

The UH Digital Media program prepares technologically perceptive leaders for this multi-faceted and ever-changing profession. Students gain competencies in various graphic-related technologies as well as a broad background in leadership and supervision in one of the largest industries in the United States. As a graduates of the program, you will discover a broad range of options for a career in digital and video production, publishing, content marketing, social media and social networking, E-commerce, web design, and other rapidly growing areas in our evolving digital world.

Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership and Supervision

The Organizational Leadership and Supervision (OLS) program focuses on providing individuals with a competitive advantage when moving into leadership and supervisory roles. Students gain the tools and knowledge to learn about leadership, the importance of organizational vision and values, developing human resources, and managing technological resources in corporate, government, or community organizations. In addition to leadership, you will learn skills in goal-setting, time management, and verbal and visual communication using real-world applications.

Master of Science in Information System Security

The Master of Science degree in Information System Security is a hands-on program designed for individuals with leadership roles in the technology-based and information-based workplaces. Ideal for working professionals, this two-year program connects theory and experiential learning to equip technology professionals with the skills to assess the security needs of information systems and then to lead and manage the implementation and maintenance of the recommended security solutions. Recognized by the Project Management Institute, the program includes key management skills within the project management framework. Coupled with the Center for Information Security Research and Education, our program offers opportunities to participate in innovative applied research. It is also recognized under the National Security Agency/Department of Homeland Security Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education program, specifically: CNS 4011, 4014e and 4016e.

SHRM Learning System Course Certification

The UH College of Technology, in Partnership with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), is offering the SHRM Learning System ™ Course. This course is a preparatory course for SHRM-CP (Certified Professional) or SHRM-SCP (Senior Certified Professional) certification, and the SHRM Certification Review.

ILT Minors

Students wishing to obtain a minor may choose any approved minor program within the College of Technology. Minimum requirements range from 15 to 18 semester hours of course work, of which 9 must be advanced; 9 semester hours in residence at UH of which 6 must be advanced; and a 2.0 minimum grade point average in all courses in the minor at the University of Houston. For official requirements, see the University of Houston Catalog.

  • Computer Graphics Technology
  • Graphic Communications Technology
  • Organizational Leadership and Supervision
  • Purchasing

See an Advisor

See an Advisor

Students are encouraged to visit with their advisor regularly to update their degree plan and to stay informed about the resources offered by the College of Technology.

FAQs

FAQs

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Advising Forms

Advising Forms

Forms necessary for your academic planning including change of major, and general petition form.

Contact Us

Contact Us

College of Technology Building
4730 Calhoun Road #312
Houston, TX 77204-4020
Phone: 713-743-2994
Fax: 713-743-4032

Student Organizations

Supply-chain Industrial Distribution Organization

Association of Information Technology Professionals at UH

AITP @ UH was founded by UH College of Technology students to promote career development, networking and the recognition of the Information Technlogy profession. Originally founded in 1999, AITP @ UH was relaunched in October 2007 and, that same year, was given the “Outstanding Professional Student Organization” award. Since then we have grown greatly and will continue to provide valuable opportunities to UH students.

Supply-chain Industrial Distribution Organization

SIDO provide members with resources and tools to help them succeed professionally and academically, connects students, faculty, staff, alumni and professionals relating to the supply chain and logistics field, and shares opportunities such as scholarships, internships, job openings, networking events, tours, and career fairs to member.