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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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Deadlines for Applying

  • Freshman Deadlines
  • Spring 2021

    Priority - November 1
    Final - December 1

  • Summer 2021

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

  • Fall 2021

    Priority - July 15
    Final - August 1

  • Transfer Deadlines
  • Spring 2021
    Priority - January 5
    Final - January 15
  • Summer 2021
    Priority - May 1
    Final (Summer Session I) - May 26
    Final (Summer Session II) - July 1
  • Fall 2021
    Priority - August 13
    Final - August 18

Online applications close for transfer students after the Priority Deadline. Students who apply after the priority deadline must submit all required documentation with their paper application to the Office of Admissions and will be processed for late registration.

  • 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.


  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 Electrical Engineering Faculty

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
Office: Delta 106

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