Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Career Opportunities are Numerous

If you’re interested in the study of of mathematics and statistics - and how they apply to real life - your possess wide-ranging career opportunities. Nearly every industry currently has a universal need for employees with strong analytical and problem-solving skills to fill a variety of positions. And that’s where your degree from University of Houston-Clear Lake's Department of Mathematics and Statistics enters the picture. We will prepare you for a productive and successful career as a statistician, researcher, educator, accountant or computer programmer, whether for the government or private business.

More than Just Numbers

Our courses are constructed with an interdisciplinary focus that aims to educate students in both theory and application. You explore both the classical foundations of mathematics while considering the modern implications for fields like computer technology, medicine, DNA forensics, weather forecasting, environmental science, and computer programming. Graduates of the College of Science and Engineering at UHCL have found work in diverse careers, including statisticians, medical researchers, insurance agents, investment bankers, energy traders, environmental scientists and more.

Programs and Degrees





  • College of Science and Engineering

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    Bayou Building 3611
    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 415
    Houston, TX 77058-1002