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  • New Sciences & Technology Building

    A new era has began for UHD. The University has a new 105,696 sq. ft. building that expands its teaching and research spaces and further deepen its footprint in Downtown Houston. Learn more.

  • B.S. in Computer Science Fast Track to M.S. in Data Analytics

    The Fast Track option is designed to accelerate a student's education so that both Bachelors of Science in Computer Science (BSCS) and Master of Science in Data Analytics (MSDA) degrees can be earned in lesser time.

  • Certificate in Graduate Mathematics
    NEW Certificate in Graduate Mathematics

    The Certificate in Graduate Mathematics allows students to take a variety of theory and application-based courses to strengthen their knowledge of mathematics and to prepare them for future careers, graduate degrees, and teaching opportunities.

  • Nursing Degree
    B.S. in Nursing Completion Program (RN to BSN)

    Learn more about our Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), Baccalaureate completion program (RN to BSN) at the College of Sciences and Technology.

  • New B.S. in Data Science

    Become part of the first undergraduate program of its kind in the state of Texas. Contact Dr. Pepper at pepperr@uhd.edu for more information.

  • Urban Agriculture & Sustainability
    Center for Urban Agriculture and Sustainability

    The vision of the CUAS is that Houston citizens will apply their knowledge and resources to create sustainable neighborhoods throughout the city.

At the heart of the College of Sciences and Technology (CST) experience are major opportunities for students to engage in undergraduate research, working with UHD professors as well as researchers at neighboring research institutions. Similar high-impact experiences are available to students in every program in the college in a variety of contexts ranging from capstone experiences, senior projects, and field experiences.

Additionally, students have opportunities for hands-on teaching experience through the UHD Noyce Mathematics and Science Teacher Scholarship Programs, participation in international summer research, and the Scholars Academy.

CST continuously works with government and industry through cooperative research programs and grants, which enhance the educational environment and experiences of our majors. Students learn by working in diverse teams on faculty-led projects, gaining hands-on experience, and advancing their skills and qualifications. Further, our partnership with industry provides opportunities to use their knowledge in professional settings.

Master of Data Analytics

The University of Houston-Downtown offers an evening and weekend Master of Science in Data Analytics. This is an application-based master's program that will allow motivated, ambitious students to learn the statistical and computation tools to assemble, structure, and analyze large data sets; learn to manage large projects involving big data; and effectively communicate findings, visually, orally, and in writing.

Scholars Academy

The UHD Scholars Academy is an academically competitive program in the CST that promotes student success for undergraduates majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). To learn about the College of Sciences and Technology scholarship programs, please click on the Scholarships link.

Student Advising

Academic advisors are available at the CST Student Advising Center in room N724, to help students with their degree plan. In addition, the Career Development Center is available to help students explore and commit to a major or career choice.

Center for Urban Agriculture and Sustainability

The vision of the CUAS is that Houston citizens will apply their knowledge and resources to create sustainable neighborhoods throughout the city.

Nursing Completion Program (RN to BSN)

The RN to BSN Degree at UHD offers students a strong educational foundation in nursing, while also providing them with the leadership and critical thinking skills necessary for a challenging career in any healthcare setting, or in the pursuit of a graduate degree. Students are strongly encouraged to participate in undergraduate research as part of their educational experience. Applicants must provide evidence of a valid, unencumbered Texas Registered Nurse or a multi-state compact license.

NEW Graduate Math Certificate

This certificate allows students to take a variety of theory and application-based courses to strengthen their knowledge of mathematics and to prepare them for future careers, graduate degrees, and teaching opportunities. The Graduate Mathematics Certificate requires a minimum of 12 graduate semester credit hours from the graduate mathematics courses offered at UHD.


Accreditation

sacscoc.jpgThe University of Houston-Downtown is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and masters degrees and certificate programs. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of the University of Houston-Downtown.




Last updated 9/13/2019 12:11 PM