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Discover new perspectives and powerful ideas with University of Houston-Clear Lake’s College of Human Sciences and Humanities. Through any of our more than 30 undergraduate and graduate degrees, you will gain a deeper understanding of the people and cultures around you.

Build a Lasting Education

Our degree programs offer a solid liberal arts education to prepare for lifelong learning and a flexible career.

Passionate, award-winning faculty provide one-on-one attention in our small class settings, offering the chance to dig deep and make the most of your studies in psychology, anthropology, literature, art, or whatever you choose. And we know that learning isn’t limited to the classroom; our students gain hands-on experience at internships with more than 300 partners. Equipped with critical thinking skills and a solid academic foundation, our alumni go on to become visionaries in their fields.

The College of Human Sciences and Humanities holds a number of specialized accreditations, including accreditations and approval from the Commission of Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education; the Association for Behavioral Analysis International; the National Association of School Psychologists. The Council on Social Work Education has also accredited our bachelor’s degree in social work. Our Fitness and Human Performance curriculum has been recognized by the National Strength and Conditioning Association for preparing students to successfully enter into the career field. The Human Factors Certificate and Applied Cognitive Psychology Program are accredited by the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.

Nurse relicensing program helps meet acute need in hospitals

Registered nurses whose licenses have lapsed have been able to take the re-entry courses mandated by the Texas Board of Nursing at University of Houston-Clear Lake since last summer. Just as the demand for highly skilled, licensed nurses has risen sharply due to the COVID-19 pandemic, eight nurses have completed UH-Clear Lake’s Continuing Education program and are ready to join the workforce immediately.

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Serious Games and Simulations Lab

Learn how to develop serious games and simulations so you'll be better equipped for a career in industry, health care and government agencies. The Houston area has a rich environment of game development companies, making UHCL the perfect place to learn these skills.

UHCL prof reflects on Ghanaian philosophy of 'Sankofa'

To commemorate the 400th anniversary of the first documented arrival of Africans on American shores, the Ghanaian government organized a Year of Return Trip and Conference last August. Visiting Lecturer of Criminology Comeka Anderson Diaz, who has lived and studied in Ghana, attended.

Faculty to Help You Succeed

Whatever your career goals are, our faculty members are dedicated to helping you reach them. Many professors have been teaching for decades and can provide a wealth of knowledge, both from their classroom studies and real-world experiences.