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Computer Information Systems Program

Program Overview

University of Houston-Clear Lake's Computer Information Systems (CIS) Program offers a master's and bachelor's degree to accommodate students in different stages of their career journey. The program builds on a foundation of strong technical knowledge in computer science and emphasizes database systems, internet development, computer networking, internet security and software development. It also reinforces a broad understanding of other disciplines related to information systems and balances theoretical computer science knowledge with practical skills in developing and administering information systems.

About the CIS Program

Undergraduate Degree

Graduate Degree


The Computer Information Systems B.S. program at University of Houston-Clear Lake is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET).

Accreditation Information

Admission Requirements


  • Computer Information Systems M.S.
  • Admission Deadline
    Standard Graduate Admission Deadline
  • Application
    A standard university application is required.
  • Requirements
    • 3.0 GPA
    • Undergraduate degree in a related field
    • Foundation Courses: High level programming language preferably an Object-Oriented programming such as Java, C++ or C#, Calculus I or Business Calculus, Modern systems Analysis and Design, Design of Database Systems, Business Data Communication, Web Application Development