Pre-Engineering Specialization in Electrical Engineering

Explore a Career in Electrical Engineering

Pursuing an education as an engineer can be exciting, but it’s not for everyone. With a Pre-Engineering Specialization in Electrical Engineering from University of Houston-Clear Lake, you can investigate your interest in the field of engineering while keeping your options open for your future. The program will immerse you in the knowledge you’ll need for future in engineering, and you’ll still enjoy the standard core curriculum courses to give you a well-rounded education.

Discover Your Educational Possibilities

Even before you complete your Pre-Engineering track here at UHCL, you should take stock of your next steps. You could apply for admission to the Cullen College of Engineering at the University of Houston main campus. You could also remain at UHCL and pursue one of our fantastic programs in the College of Science and Engineering or even transfer to any other university in the country. What matter is that you have options, and we want you to understand them. You should speak to an adviser for clarity about your choices, because you want to do what’s right for your education and career.
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Admission Requirements

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Degree Requirements

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Deadlines for Applying

  • Freshman Deadlines
  • Fall

    Priority - February 1
    Final - August 1

  • Spring

    Priority - September 1
    Final - December 1

  • Transfer Deadlines
  • Summer 2017

    Priority – May 22
    Final (Summer I) – June 5
    Final (Summer II) – July 10

  • Fall 2017

    Priority – August 14
    Final – August 28

  • Spring 2018

    Priority – January 4
    Final – January 16

  • International Deadlines
  • Fall

    Priority – March 1
    Final  – June 1

  • Spring

    Priority – August 1
    Final – November 1

  • Summer

    Priority – February 1
    Final – April 1

*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

**Freshman 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

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Accreditations and Distinctions

UHCL is one of only 10 U.S. universities with computing programs accredited under three different curriculum guidelines of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology Inc. The College of Science and Engineering’s undergraduate degree plan in computer engineering is accredited by the ABET’s Engineering Accreditation Commission, while its Computer Accreditation Commission has accredited our undergraduate degree plans in computer science and computer information systems. The organization’s Applied Science Commission has accredited the undergraduate environmental science sub-plans for safety and industrial hygiene. Our chemistry degree program is accredited by the American Chemical Society.

Pre-Engineering Specialization in Electrical Engineering Faculty

Keith C. Drake
Keith Drake

Keith C. Drake

Director of Cyber Security Institute and Clinical Associate Professor of Engineering,
Science and Engineering

Contact number: 281-283-3853
Office: D145

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Jeffrey R. Mountain
Jeffrey R. Mountain

Jeffrey R. Mountain

Professor and Program Chair Mechanical Engineering Program,
Science and Engineering

Contact number: 281-283-3846
Office: D106

Faculty Bio