UHCL News

UHCL online MBA program ranked among best in the nation

September 18, 2018 | George Mattingly II

UHCL online MBA program ranked among best in the nation

The MBA online degree program at UHCL ranked 23rd among the “Top 50 No-GMAT Online MBA Programs” in the nation by Online MBA Today, an online guide that connects prospective online students to MBA programs.

UH-Clear Lake advances regional ranking from U.S. News and World Report

September 10, 2018 | George Mattingly II

UH-Clear Lake advances regional ranking from U.S. News and World Report

University of Houston-Clear Lake advanced two spots in U.S. News and World Report’s 2019 Best Colleges rankings, tying for 61st among 140 colleges and universities considered in the Best Regional Universities in the West.

UHCL, state reps celebrate opening of new buildings

September 05, 2018 | Karen Barbier

UHCL, state reps celebrate opening of new buildings

University of Houston-Clear Lake administrators, state legislators, students, faculty, staff and architects shared the excitement of the grand opening of two new buildings on campus during a celebratory event in late August.

Short Takes

July 27, 2018 | Katherine Adams

Short Takes

Keep up with events and activities at UH-Clear Lake with Short Takes, a weekly preview of upcoming events.

Houston professionals collaborate at UHCL workshop to improve service for veteran students

July 26, 2018 | George Mattingly II

Houston professionals collaborate at UHCL workshop to improve service for veteran students

Representatives from about 20 Houston-area colleges and universities exchanged ideas and educated each other on regulations affecting veteran benefits at the School Certifying Official Professional Development Workshop hosted by University of Houston-Clear Lake.

Donors establish Hawk Advantage Scholarship Endowment for UHCL freshmen

May 18, 2018 | Katherine Adams

Donors establish Hawk Advantage Scholarship Endowment for UHCL freshmen

Over the past four decades, Taylor Lake Village residents and University of Houston-Clear Lake alumni Kathy and Mike Reeves have been investing in their alma mater’s growth by serving the alumni association, hosting donor events, being committed patrons of the arts, and have been instrumental in establishing five endowed scholarships.

Small classes, dedicated profs help student achieve education goals

May 15, 2018 | Katherine Adams

Small classes, dedicated profs help student achieve education goals

When Juana Rodriguez walks across the stage on May 20 to receive her bachelor of science in legal studies from University of Houston-Clear Lake, it will be a major step toward her ultimate lifelong goal of obtaining her law degree. But she has much more to celebrate than just her college graduation.

College-bound high school seniors accelerate college path at UHCL

May 02, 2018 | George Mattingly II

College-bound high school seniors accelerate college path at UHCL

College-bound high school seniors can get a head start on their college careers during summer sessions at University of Houston-Clear Lake – regardless which college they attend in the fall.

UHCL students share the art of deliberative dialogue to gain peacemaking, diplomacy skills

April 06, 2018 | Katherine Adams

UHCL students share the art of deliberative dialogue to gain peacemaking, diplomacy skills

In a democracy, decisions should be made by ordinary citizens who discuss and evaluate issues. But often, said University of Houston-Clear Lake Assistant Professor of Political Science Se-Hyoung Yi, conversations about public issues devolve into debates or arguments, in which one side claims to know the answers to the issue and simply wants to win. “That’s why we train students in deliberative dialogue, so that they can moderate difficult topics that are key to contemporary democracy,” he said. A deliberative dialogue event is scheduled for Monday, April 19 at 4 p.m. in the Forest Room of UHCL’s Bayou Building, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston. The event is open to all undergraduate students over all majors.

UHCL multicultural master's offers educators career advancement opportunities

April 02, 2018 | Katherine Adams

UHCL multicultural master's offers educators career advancement opportunities

For teachers looking to expand their career path in education in culturally diverse school districts, University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Multicultural Studies in Education M.S. with Bilingual or ESL and Special Education Specializations fills an ever-widening gap in area school districts.

UHCL Day at San Jacinto South lets students apply on-the-spot

March 29, 2018 | Katherine Adams

UHCL Day at San Jacinto South lets students apply on-the-spot

Most community college students are employed while going to school, making it difficult for those students interested in continuing their education after graduating to find the time to do the legwork involved with that long, often complicated process. That’s why on April 5 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., University of Houston Clear Lake is hosting UHCL Day at San Jacinto College – South Campus in the Welcome Center.

UHCL: 'Well-trained mechanical engineers can do just about anything'

March 19, 2018 | Katherine Adams

UHCL: 'Well-trained mechanical engineers can do just about anything'

In Houston, there’s an almost endless demand for highly qualified mechanical engineers. That’s why University of Houston-Clear Lake is offering up-and-coming engineering students the opportunity to obtain a new, competitive bachelor of science in mechanical engineering in a leading-edge science, technology, engineering and math facility.