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Information Science Technology Programs & Degrees

Bachelor of Science Degrees

The Department of Information Science Technology offers the following Bachelor of Science degrees:

Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems

The Computer Information Systems (CIS) program addresses the demands of a dynamic and integral part of business and industry – the Information Systems environment. The program challenges students to extend their reach into small to medium-size organizations and develop real-world application solutions. As a graduate of the CIS program, you will emerge prepared for a variety of careers including software systems development, e-commerce, and network administration.

The B.S. in Computer Information Systems from UH is one of the two university programs in Texas that is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology).

Bachelor of Science in Digital Media

The UH Digital Media program prepares technologically perceptive leaders for this multi-faceted and ever-changing profession. Students gain competencies in various graphic-related technologies as well as a broad background in leadership and supervision in one of the largest industries in the United States. As a graduates of the program, you will discover a broad range of options for a career in digital and video production, publishing, content marketing, social media and social networking, E-commerce, web design, and other rapidly growing areas in our evolving digital world.

Bachelor of Science in Technology Leadership and Innovation Management

TLIM is the business discipline for developing and managing organizations and teams to solve problems and achieve results. The TLIM degree focuses on building the foundational leadership skills in technology subject matter expertise, communication, goal management, asset alignment, team organization and project supervision.

Master of Science Degrees

The Department of Information Science Technology offers the following Master of Science degrees:

Master of Science Cybersecurity

The Master of Science degree in Cybersecurity is a hands-on program designed specifically to prepare individuals for responsible leadership roles in the technology-based and information-based workplaces. Designed for working professionals, this two-year program connects theory and experiential learning to equip technology professionals with the skills to assess the security needs of information systems and then to lead and manage the implementation and maintenance of the recommended security solutions.

Recognized by the Project Management Institute, the program includes key management skills within the project management framework. Coupled with the Center for Cybersecurity Research and Education, the program offers you an opportunity to participate in innovative applied research. This program is also recognized under the National Security Agency/Department of Homeland Security Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education program, specifically: CNS 4011, 4014e and 4016e.