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Pre-Engineering Specialization in Civil Engineering

Determine Your Passion for Civil Engineering

When you choose to enroll in the Pre-Engineering Specialization in Civil Engineering at University of Houston-Clear Lake, you’ll enjoy two years of exploration into the inner workings of the engineering world. This program will deliver the crucial foundation in the important math and science concepts any emerging engineer needs, including core curriculum competencies required for graduation.

Taking the Next Steps in Your Education

With a Pre-Engineering Specialization in Civil Engineering, you will be poised to make big decisions for your future. You could continue on the civil engineering track by transferring to the University of Houston main campus, or you could stay at UHCL to study another discipline in our College of Science and Engineering. We want to help you make the right choices for your future, so we provide advisers who can give you the guidance you need to move your life forward.
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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.


Degree Requirements

UHCL’s College of Science and Engineering has created a solid foundation of study designed to help you make your educational dreams a reality. Explore the classes you’ll need to take for your University of Houston-Clear Lake degree.


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Cost Information

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Deadlines for Applying

  • Freshman Deadlines
  • Fall

    Priority - July 15 
    Final - August 1 

  • Spring

    Priority - November 1
    Final - December 1 

  • Summer

    Priority - March 1
    Final (Summer Session I & II) - May 1 


  • 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

    Priority – March 1
    Final  – June 1

  • Spring

    Priority – August 1
    Final – November 1

  • Summer*

    Priority – February 1
    Final – April 20

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.


Locations

University of Houston-Clear Lake

University of Houston-Clear Lake

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

About UHCL


Pre-Engineering Specialization in Civil Engineering Faculty

Ariful Bhuiyan
Ariful Bhuiyan

Ariful Bhuiyan

Assistant Professor,
Science and Engineering

Contact number: 281-283-3871
Email: bhuiyan@uhcl.edu
Office: STEM 2234

Ariful Bhuiyan Faculty Bio

Mohsen Daghooghi
Mohsen Daghooghi

Mohsen Daghooghi

Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering,
Science and Engineering

Contact number: 281-283-3782
Email: daghooghi@uhcl.edu
Office: STEM 2228

Mohsen Daghooghi Faculty Bio

Soma Datta
Soma Datta

Soma Datta

Program Chair of Pre-engineering and Assistant Professor of Software Engineering,
Science and Engineering

Contact number: 281-283-3838
Email: datta@uhcl.edu
Office: Delta 106

Soma Datta Faculty Bio

Dervis Emre Demirocak

Dervis Emre Demirocak

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering,
Science and Engineering

Contact number: 281-283-3873
Email: demirocak@uhcl.edu
Office: STEM 2236

Dervis Emre Demirocak Faculty Bio

Youssef Hamidi
Youssef Hamidi

Youssef Hamidi

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering,
Science and Engineering

Contact number: 281-283-3818
Email: hamidi@uhcl.edu
Office: STEM 2232

Youssef Hamidi Faculty Bio