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Degrees & Majors


​​UHD offers a wide variety of high-quality academic degrees that prepare students for immediate entry into the workplace, or for continued post-graduate studies and research. In addition to excellent bachelor's degree programs, UHD offers master's programs in eight disciplines: the Master of Business Administration (MBA), the Master of Science in Criminal Justice, the Master of Science in Technical Communication, the Master of Security Management, the Master of Arts in Teaching, the Master of Arts in Rhetoric & Composition, the Master of Science in Data Analytics, and the Master of Arts in Non-Profit Management.




BA in Communication Studies degree at UHD
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BA in English degree at UHD
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BA in Fine Arts degree at UHD
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BA in History degree at UHD
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BA in Humanities degree at UHD
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BA in Philosophy degree at UHD
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BA in Social Sciences degree at UHD
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BA in Spanish degree at UHD
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BS in ​Health and Behavioral Science degree at UHD
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BS in ​Political Science degree at UHD
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BS in ​Technical Communication degree at UHD
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BS in ​Psychology degree at UHD
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BS in ​Social Sciences​ degree at UHD
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BS in ​Sociology degree at UHD
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MA in ​Non-Profit Management degree at UHD
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MA in ​​Rhetoric and Composition degree at UHD
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MS in ​Technical Communication degree at UHD
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BSW in ​​​Social Work​ degree at UHD
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​BA in Mathematics​ degree at UHD
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​BS in Applied Statistics degree at UHD
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​BS in ​​​Biology degree at UHD
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​BS in ​​​​​Biotechnology degree at UHD
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​BS in ​​​​​​Chemistry degree at UHD
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​BS in ​​Computer Science degree at UHD
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​BS in ​​Data Science degree at UHD
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​BS in ​​​​​​Mathematics degree at UHD
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​BSET in Control and Instrumentation Engineering Technology degree at UHD
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​BAAS in Safety Management​ degree at UHD
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​MS Data Analytics degree at UHD
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BBA in Accounting degree at UHD
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BBA in Finance degree at UHD
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BBA in General Business degree at UHD
General Business (B.B.A.)

Marilyn Davies College of Business
Bachelor of Business Administration

✐ Online or On Campus
When you earn your B.B.A. in General Business, you'll be prepared for an immediate transition into the thriving business community. Our General Business major lays a solid foundation of general education while layering on fundamental theories and basic business procedures. Plus, UHD's convenient evening classes make it easy to earn a degree while maintain your current work/life schedule.


CIP Code: 52.0101.00
Included Courses:


  • Principles of Mgt. & Organization Behavior
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Business Communications
  • Business Finance
  • Operations & Supply Chain Management
Career Options:


Graduates can excel in fields such as:

➣ Entrepreneurship
➣ Business Management
➣ Land Management
➣ Marketing
➣ Business Law

*Accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business​​
BBA in Insurance & Risk Management degree at UHD
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BBA in International Business degree at UHD
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BBA in Management degree at UHD
Management (B.B.A.)

Marilyn Davies College of Business
Bachelor of Business Administration

✐ Online or On Campus
Gain the team building and critical thinking skills you'll need to become a successful, real-world manager with UHD's B.B.A. in Management. UHD offers flexible programs and diverse course options so you can get the degree you want on the terms you need.


CIP Code: 52.0201.00

Included Courses:


  • Small Business Management
  • Leadership in Organizations
  • Negotiating Skills and Techniques
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Business Ethics
Career Options:


After graduation, you'll be prepared for a career in:

➣ Human Resource Management
➣ Project Management
➣ Manufacturing
➣ Retail Management

*Accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business​​
BBA in Management Information Systems degree at UHD
Management Information Systems (B.B.A.)

Marilyn Davies College of Business
Bachelor of Business Administration

✐ Online or On Campus
The Bachelor of Business in Management Information Systems (MIS) is a fast-paced program where you choose from a variety of electives to tailor the program to your personal goals. In addition, UHD offers flexible and varied class times to meet the needs of busy professionals.


CIP Code: 52.1201.00

Included Courses:


  • System Analysis and Design
  • Data and Information Management Systems
  • Enterprise System using SAP
  • Information Security Management
  • Business Ethics
Career Options:


Excel in careers such as:

➣ Programmer
➣ Systems Analyst
➣ Database Administrator
➣ Knowledge Systems Developer
➣ E-Commerce Systems Developer
➣ Information Systems Consultant

*Accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business​​
BBA in Marketing degree at UHD
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MBA  degree at UHD
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MBA in Accounting degree at UHD
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MBA in Businessness DEvelopment / Sales Management degree at UHD
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MBA in Finance degree at UHD
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MBA in Human Resources Management degree at UHD
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MBA in International Business degree at UHD
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MBA in Investment Management degree at UHD
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MBA in Leadership degree at UHD
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MBA in Supply Chain Management degree at UHD
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MSM degree at UHD
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*The University of Houston-Downtown, does not currently offer online courses to residents of the following states and territories: American Samoa, Guam, Massachusetts and Puerto Rico.


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Last updated 9/21/2018 6:12 AM