Expand Your Adventure as a Scientist
Strengthen your interest in biology, biotechnology and environmental science through the degree programs offered in the Biological & Environmental Sciences Department at University of Houston-Clear Lake. Many of our degree programs offer intensive specializations, allowing you to shape the program to your career aspirations. There are also options for highly motivated and qualified students to combine the Bachelor and Master of Science in Biological Science or Environmental Science plans to advance your education and career in a more time- and cost-efficient manner.
Enjoy an Enhanced Educational Experience
You’ll find the degree programs in the Biological and Environmental Sciences Department are so much more than just lectures and labs. Your professors are acclaimed, published scientists who are committed to your future success in industry, research, consulting or education, as well as graduate schools. The combination of teaching, research, and hands-on experience will strengthen your ability to solve problems, work both independently and collaboratively and think and analyze critically. Small class sizes ensure plenty of one-on-one time with your professors.
Programs and Degrees
- Biological Science B.A.
- Biological Science B.A. with Life Sciences 7-12 Certification
- Biological Science B.S.
- Biological Sciences M.S.
- Biological Science M.S. with a Specialization in Pre-Health
- Biological Science M.S. with a Specialization in Plant Biology
- Biological Science M.S. with a Specialization in Cell/Molecular
- Biological Science M.S. with a Specialization in Ecology/Microbiology/Aquatic and Marine Biology
- Biotechnology M.S.
- Biotechnology M.S. with a Specialization in Molecular Biotechnology
- Biotechnology M.S. with a Specialization in Bioinformatics/Computational Biology
- Biotechnology M.S. with a specialization in Biotechnology Management and Marketing
- Environmental Science B.S.
- Environmental Science Scholars Plan-Linked B.S.-M.S.
- Environmental Science M.S.
- Environmental Science M.S. with a Specialization in Environmental Biology
- Environmental Science M.S. with a Specialization in Environmental Chemistry
- Environmental Science M.S. with a Specialization in Environmental Geology