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Interdisciplinary Studies B.A.S. with a specialization in Information Technology

Obtain Your Education in Information Technology

There's seemingly no end to the types of jobs you can secure when you’re an IT expert. And with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Information Technology from University of Houston-Clear Lake, you’ll be prepared to take a job serving as a productive member of a technology team for a commercial, industrial, educational or governmental institution. Graduates of this program have stepped into roles as varied as cybersecurity specialists, computer systems managers, systems administrators, Web designers, database managers and Web developers.

The Importance of Trained IT Professionals

Whether it's health care, finance, petrochemicals, higher education, government or something in between, your education in information technology gives you many options for your career. And as the level of technology and number of people using it increase, there will always be career opportunities for someone as enterprising and tech-savvy as you.

This degree offers a choice of specializations:

  • Forensics
  • Web Design and Development
  • Information Technology Management and Administration
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Admission Requirements

Explore what the future holds for you by attending University of Houston-Clear Lake's College of Science and Engineering. Find out now what it takes to be admitted.

*This plan is not available to UHCL freshmen. It is exclusively available to qualified transfer students seeking their first bachelor's degree. Qualified transfer students must transfer a minimum of 33 hours which must include at least 15 hours of technical electives.

Degree Requirements

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Deadlines for Applying

  • Transfer Deadlines
  • Spring 2022
    Priority - January 4
    Final - January 14
  • Summer 2022
    Priority - May 1
    Final (Summer Session I) - May 25
    Final (Summer Session II) - July 1
  • Fall 2022
    Priority - August 12
    Final - August 17

  • International Deadlines
  • Fall

    Final – April 1
    Document Deadline – April 15

  • Spring

    Final – October 1
    Document Deadline – October 15

  • Summer*

    Final – March 1
    Document Deadline – March 15

Students interested in qualifying for scholarships &/or applying for visas outside the U.S. should apply and submit the application documents/test scores by the priority deadline

*International freshmen applicants will not be accepted for Summer semester.


University of Houston-Clear Lake

University of Houston-Clear Lake

2700 Bay Area Blvd
Houston, TX 77058
Phone: 281-283-7600

About UHCL

Interdisciplinary Studies B.A.S. with a specialization in Information Technology Faculty

Krishani Abeysekera
Krishani Abeysekera

Krishani Abeysekera

Senior Lecturer/System Administrator of Computer Science and Computer Information Systems ,
Science and Engineering

Contact number: 281-283-3831
Office: Delta 165

Krishani Abeysekera Faculty Bio

Josh Baker
Josh Baker

Josh Baker

Science and Engineering

Contact number: 281-283-3887
Office: D227

Josh Baker Faculty Bio

Khondker Shajadul Hasan
Khondker Shajadul Hasan, Ph.D.

Khondker Hasan

Assistant Professor of Computer Science,
Science and Engineering

Contact number: 281-283-3842
Office: Delta 224

Khondker Hasan Faculty Bio

Lisa Lacher
Lisa Lacher

Lisa Lacher

Program Chair of Information Technology and Associate Professor of Information Technology,
Science and Engineering

Contact number: 281-283-3885
Office: Delta 161

Lisa Lacher Faculty Bio

Charles Phillips
Charles Phillips

Charles E. Phillips Jr.

Lecturer of Computer Science,
Science and Engineering

Contact number: 281-283-3837
Office: D226

Charles E. Phillips Jr. Faculty Bio

Kewei Sha
Dr. Kewei Sha

Kewei Sha

Assistant Professor of Computer Science,
Science and Engineering

Contact number: 281-283-3874
Office: Delta 148

Kewei Sha Faculty Bio