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ONLINE PROGRAMS

Undergraduate Degree Programs

Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) - UH Extend

C. T. Bauer College of Business

The Online BBA degree from the C. T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston is a fully online program available in the following majors: Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Management, Management Information Systems, Marketing and Supply Chain Management.

Nursing (RN to B.S.N.)

College of Nursing

The RN to BSN program provides innovative, dynamic, and nationally competitive nursing education to a diverse student population that builds professional leaders and clinical experts.

Psychology (B.A.)

College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences - Department of Psychology

The Bachelor of Arts in Psychology prepares students for a career in social services, service-oriented industries, and for a variety of positions in the private and public sectors.

Psychology (B.S.)

College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences - Department of Psychology

The Bachelor of Science in Psychology prepares students for work combining psychology and computer technology in addition to positions in medicine and industry.

Retailing and Consumer Sciences (B.S.)

College of Technology - Department of Human Development and Consumer Sciences

The Bachelor of Science in Retailing and Consumer Science is designed to help professionals integrate knowledge of consumers and merchandising processes and apply that knowledge to technology-based consumer practices in the fields of merchandising, technology entrepreneurship, retailing/e-tailing, sales/consumer service, and training and development.

Graduate Degree Programs

Accountancy (M.S.) - UH Extend

C. T. Bauer College of Business

Learn from accounting faculty that includes both: distinguished academic scholars (with extensive published research on leading topics) and important advisory positions such as an academic advisor to the U.S. Treasury Department; and current and former senior executives and high-level professionals from industry that take an innovative approach to teaching.

Biomedical Engineering (M.S.) - UH Extend

Cullen College of Engineering

Our program is designed to meet the demands of the dynamic and ever-changing global healthcare economy with opportunities for multi-institutional collaboration and research.

Engineering Technology - Biotechnology (M.S.)

College of Technology - Department of Engineering Technology

The online Master of Science in Engineering Technology - Biotechnology emphasizes bioprocessing, protein engineering, computational biology, and federal regulations.

Entrepreneurship (M.S.) - UH Extend

C. T. Bauer College of Business

The MS in Entrepreneurship is structured to encourage students to learn by doing with our individualized mentorship, legal and marketing resources, programmed instruction, and opportunities to participate in established programs such as RED Labs, SURE, and Cougar Venture fund.

Business Analytics (M.S.) - UH Extend

C. T. Bauer College of Business

Our program focuses on statistical modeling, artificial intelligence, predictive analytics, data management, data mining, and data visualization. Develop key skills in leveraging, manipulating, and analyzing large sets of data to solve real business problems with local, regional, and global companies.

Civil Engineering (M.S.)

College of Engineering - Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

The Master of Science in Civil Engineering (MS) program prepares students to solve current and future challenges found in the present day professional civil engineering industry.

Chemical Engineering (M.S.) - UH Extend

Cullen College of Engineering

Our program focuses on the link between chemistry and engineering in order to create products and substances that improve lives. Develop the knowledge, technical skills, and job market relevance to succeed in the high-demand field of chemical engineering.

Engineering Technology - Computational Health Informatics (M.S.)

College of Technology - Department of Engineering Technology

The online Master of Science in Engineering Technology – Computational Health Informatics emphasizes mobile computing, medical imaging and instrumentation, wearable sensors, multimodal data mining, and information security as applied to healthcare delivery.

Construction Management (M.S.)

College of Technology - Department of Construction Management

The Master of Science in Construction Management provides the knowledge and skills essential for successful leadership positions in the construction industry.

Curriculum and Instruction - Bilingual/ESL Education (M.Ed.)

College of Education - Department of Curriculum and Instruction

The M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction – Bilingual/ESL Education prepares teachers and other professionals to become leaders and change agents in this increasingly important field.

Curriculum and Instruction - Early Childhood Education (M.Ed.)

College of Education - Department of Curriculum and Instruction

The Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction - Early Childhood Education guides graduates to extend their pursuit of excellence as teachers of young children (Pre-Kindergarten - 3rd Grade).

Curriculum and Instruction - Health Science Education (M.Ed.)

College of Education - Department of Curriculum and Instruction

The Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction - Health Science Education is designed to meet the needs of health science professionals involved in teaching and learning in academic health science settings.

Curriculum and Instruction - Learning, Design, and Technology (M.Ed.)

College of Education - Department of Curriculum and Instruction

The Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction – Learning, Design, and Technology prepares graduates to lead instructional technology innovation in academic, military, community, and corporate settings.

Curriculum and Instruction - Mathematics Education (M.Ed.)

College of Education - Department of Curriculum and Instruction

The Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction - Mathematics Education produces educators in mathematics who are well versed in current research and theories about mathematics learning and teaching.

Curriculum and Instruction - Professional Leadership (Ed.D.), Literacy Education Emphasis

College of Education - Department of Curriculum and Instruction

The Executive Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Professional Leadership, with an emphasis in Literacy Education, in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction is an online 51-credit hour program providing research and applied skills for educators grappling with current issues in urban settings.

Curriculum and Instruction - Professional Leadership (Ed.D.), Social Studies/Social Education Emphasis

College of Education - Department of Curriculum and Instruction

The Executive Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Professional Leadership, with an emphasis in Social Studies/Social Education, in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction is an online 51-credit hour program providing research and applied skills for educators grappling with current issues in urban settings.

Curriculum and Instruction - Reading, Language Arts, and Literature Education (M.Ed.)

College of Education - Department of Curriculum and Instruction

A Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction - Reading and Language Arts and Literature Education provides the best possible preparation for careers as leaders in schools and child-related agencies such as hospitals, industry, and mental health.

Cybersecurity (M.S.) - UH Extend

College of Technology - Department of Engineering Technology

The online Master of Science in Cybersecurity prepares individuals for responsible leadership roles in the technology-based and information-based workplaces.

Electrical Engineering - Power and Energy Systems (M.S.E.E.)

College of Engineering - Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

The Master of Science in Electrical Engineering with specialization in Power and Energy Systems provides advanced instruction to give individuals the level of technical and business expertise needed to meet the increased industry demand for highly skilled professionals.

Engineering Data Science (M.S.) - UH Extend

Cullen College of Engineering

Encompassing predictive modeling and data driven design of engineering systems, engineering data science is a broad field with applications ranging from cybersecurity to environmental, health and materials sciences.

Engineering Management (M.S.)

College of Engineering - Department of Industrial Engineering

The Master of Engineering Management (M.S.) allows engineering professionals to focuses on the integration of engineering principles, advanced technologies and more.

Industrial Engineering (M.S.) - UH Extend

College of Engineering

Learn and collaborate with award-winning faculty to engineer systems that integrate humans, machines, and technologies to enhance products, services, quality, and efficiency. Our program focuses on medicine, health, energy, security, operations, and supply chains to produce students that are equipped to face future global challenges.

Finance (M.S.) - UH Extend

C. T. Bauer College of Business

With this designated STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) program, you will have access to careers in corporate finance, investments and portfolio management, wealth management, energy finance and real estate finance.

Foresight (M.S.)

College of Technology - Department of Human Development and Consumer Sciences

The Master of Science in Foresight prepares students to enter an emerging professional field helping clients and employers anticipate significant changes that lie ahead and to influence those changes to achieve their long-term goals.

Global Energy Leadership (M.S.) - UH Extend

C. T. Bauer College of Business

Extend your knowledge of the business of energy and gain exposure to effective management skills with our STEM designated program. Designed for managers in the energy industry seeking career advancement in energy management, energy trading, and energy finance. A unique program for exceptional students; no other school in Texas offers an M.S. in Global Energy Leadership.

Global Retailing (M.S.)

College of Technology - Department of Human Development and Consumer Sciences

The Master of Science in Global Retailing uniquely prepares innovative, agile retail marketers to successfully propel their careers and emerge as leaders of businesses throughout the global marketplace.

Higher Education (M.Ed.)

College of Education - Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

The Master of Education in Higher Education prepares students who aspire to leadership positions in student affairs and other key administrative positions within a college or university.

Hospitality Management (M.H.M.)

Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management

The Executive Master in Hospitality Management (MHM) is a unique online program that will refine the professional and academic skills of its graduates, giving them a competitive edge to lead and excel in the demanding arena of hospitality management.

Management Information Systems (M.S.) - UH Extend

C. T. Bauer College of Business

With this designated STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) program, you will gain the knowledge and skills needed to make data-driven decisions in emerging dynamic and complex business environments. Develop tools to recognize and analyze business problems and opportunities.

Management & Leadership (M.S.) - UH Extend

C. T. Bauer College of Business

Our program focuses on developing core business competencies across various topic areas such as business fundamentals, organizational behavior and management, ethical leadership and critical reasoning, strategic analysis, managerial decision-making, human resource management, effective negotiations and leadership development.

Marketing (M.S.) - UH Extend

C. T. Bauer College of Business

Learn from world-class faculty who have recently ranked #9 for scholarly productivity in marketing among leading research universities by The Chronicle for Higer Education. Our program offers the latest in digital and social media marketing, customer relationship management and a variety of electives to extend your knowledge in analytics, product management, entrepreneurship and technology, and sales leadership.

Mathematics (M.A.)

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics - Department of Mathematics

The Master of Arts in Mathematics is primarily designed to prepare students to teach mathematics at the secondary school and junior/community college levels. The program also provides advanced degree credentials for teachers who wish to take on supervisory positions.

Online MBA - UH Extend

C. T. Bauer College of Business

The Online Professional MBA program offers a convenient, easily accessible opportunity to further your education without the hassle of traveling to campus.

Mechanical Engineering (M.M.E.)

College of Engineering - Department of Mechanical Engineering

The Master of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Houston is an online, non-thesis degree program aiming to provide depth of knowledge in selected areas of mechanical engineering.

Mechanical Engineering (M.S.)

College of Engineering - Department of Mechanical Engineering

The Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering program prepares students to take on engineering leadership positions in industry, government or academia and provide the skills necessary to systematically solve real-world problems.

Engineering Technology - Mechanical Engineering Technology (M.S.)

College of Technology - Department of Engineering Technology

The online Master of Science in Engineering Technology – Mechanical Engineering Technology provides an integrated multi-disciplinary program designed to prepare individuals with practical and theoretical skills in technology that focus on applied mechanical engineering.

Engineering Technology - Network Communication (M.S.)

College of Technology - Department of Engineering Technology

The online Master of Science in Engineering Technology – Network Communication provides an advanced knowledge of computer networks with a diverse set of courses.

Nutrition (M.S.)

College Liberal Arts an Social Sciences - Department of Health and Human Performance

The MS in Nutrition at the University of Houston provides a comprehensive course of study to prepare advanced practitioners in clinical nutrition care of the patient and clinical management.

Nursing – Administration (M.S.N.)

College of Nursing

The Master of Science in Nursing Administration program is designed to build upon the BSN degree by preparing graduates to function at advanced levels with an expanded knowledge of theory, research and clinical application.

Petroleum Engineering (M.S.) - UH Extend

College of Engineering - Department of Petroleum Engineering

With an emphasis on curriculum that bridges the gap between online learning and real-world applications, our program prepares students to address the challenges of the world's energy needs. Learn from award-winning faculty through innovative learning experiences, research opportunities and professional development.

Social Work (M.S.W.)

Graduate College of Social Work

Social work practice is concerned with promoting the well-being of all persons, improving the harmful effects of unhealthy social environments, and striving to achieve social and economic justice. The purposes of graduate social work education are to encourage a broad based perspective and value system, to provide knowledge for understanding and positively influencing human behavior and social systems, and to develop advanced skills for professional practice.

Special Populations Special Education (M.Ed.)

College of Education - Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

This Online Master's Program in Special Populations with a Special Education Emphasis assists students to focus on obtaining the necessary capacity for working with students with disabilities.

Special Populations Gifted & Talented (M.Ed.)

College of Education - Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

This Online Master's Program in Special Populations with a Gifted & Talented Emphasis prepares students to complete supplemental certification as Gifted and Talented while providing a thorough understanding of theory, research strategies, and best practices of gifted education.

Subsea Engineering (M.S.)

Cullen College of Engineering - Department of Mechanical Engineering

The Master of Science in Subsea Engineering is the nation’s first graduate subsea engineering program designed to prepare graduates for positions in the challenging field of the offshore petroleum industry.

Supply Chain and Logistics Technology (M.S.) - UH Extend

C. T. Bauer College of Business

Our program is focused on learning experiences in distribution evaluation, distribution strategies and procurement strategies and will prepare students for leadership roles within leading organizations.

Supply Chain Management (M.S.) - UH Extend

Cullen College of Engineering

Our program curriculum covers innovative methodologies, as well as powerful analytics and business intelligence techniques that are increasingly sought out by leading companies. Develop the knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to become a subject expert, capable of solving the toughest supply chain challenges.

Sales Leadership (M.S.) - UH Extend

C. T. Bauer College of Business

Learn the latest in digital selling, strategic account management, digital transformation, sales enablement, customer relationship management and more.

Technology Project Management (M.S.) - UH Extend

College of Technology

Learn to develop, deploy and manage complex projects across various industries such as finance, manufacturing, engineering, architecture, construction, healthcare, energy and software development.

U.S. Hispanic Studies (M.A.)

College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

The Master of Arts in U.S. Hispanic Studies provides students with an opportunity to gain the knowledge and skillset needed to excel at teaching Spanish and Hispanic cultures for heritage language learners.

Hybrid Undergraduate Programs

Nursing (B.S.N.)

College of Nursing

The RN to BSN program provides innovative, dynamic, and nationally competitive nursing education to a diverse student population that builds professional leaders and clinical experts.

Psychology (B.A.)

College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences - Department of Psychology

The Bachelor of Arts in Psychology prepares students for a career in social services, service-oriented industries, and for a variety of positions in the private and public sectors.

Psychology (B.S.)

College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences - Department of Psychology

The Bachelor of Science in Psychology prepares students for work combining psychology and computer technology in addition to positions in medicine and industry.

Retailing and Consumer Science (B.S.)

College of Technology - Department of Human Development and Consumer Sciences

The Bachelor of Science in Retailing and Consumer Science is designed to help professionals integrate knowledge of consumers and merchandising processes and apply that knowledge to technology-based consumer practices in the fields of merchandising, technology entrepreneurship, retailing/e-tailing, sales/consumer service, and training and development.

Hybrid Graduate Programs

Higher Education (M.ED.)

College of Education - Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

The Master of Education in Higher Education prepares students who aspire to leadership positions in student affairs and other key administrative positions within a college or university.

Human Resource Development (M.S.)

College of Technology - Department of Human Development and Consumer Sciences

The Executive Master's in Human Resource Development is a unique, experiential program developing participants to lead strategy execution by leveraging learning and change from a global perspective.

Learning, Design, and Technology (M.ED.)

College of Education - Department of Curriculum and Instruction

The Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction – Learning, Design, and Technology prepares graduates to lead instructional technology innovation in academic, military, community, and corporate settings.

Professional Leadership – Special Populations (Ed.D.)

College of Education - Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

The hybrid Executive Ed.D. in Professional Leadership – Special Populations prepares students for professional and instructional leadership positions in a variety of settings.

Reading, Language Arts, and Literature Education (M.ED.)

College of Education - Department of Curriculum and Instruction

A Master of Education in Curriculum & Instruction - Reading and Language Arts and Literature Education provides the best possible preparation for careers as leaders in schools and child-related agencies such as hospitals, industry, and mental health.

Social Work (M.S.W.)

Graduate College of Social Work

Social work practice is concerned with promoting the well-being of all persons, improving the harmful effects of unhealthy social environments, and striving to achieve social and economic justice.

Special Populations Educational Diagnostician (M.Ed.)

College of Education - Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

The hybrid Master's Program in Special Populations prepares students for certification as Educational Diagnosticians in Texas Public Schools.

Special Populations Special Education Leadership (M.Ed.)

College of Education - Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

This hybrid Master's Program in Special Populations with a Special Education Leadership Emphasis assists students to focus on obtaining the necessary capacity for working with students with disabilities.

Statistics and Data Science (M.S.)

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics - Department of Mathematics

The hybrid Master’s Program in Statistics and Data Science provides students with necessary skills required for professional positions in data analysis and statistics