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Certificate Programs

Looking to enhance your professional credentials? Consider one of the University of Houston’s excellent graduate-level certificate programs.  These program offer advanced training at the graduate level, allowing students to earn graduate credits in their chosen field.  

Designed specifically for working professionals, our certificate programs run the gamut from energy risk management to women’s studies. They’re taught by industry experts and award-winning UH faculty. Some programs are offered online; others are scheduled on evenings and weekends. All provide the credentials you need to make things happen.

UH currently offers graduate certificates in these areas:

College of the Arts

CertificateIndividuals who are Eligible
Music Program
Music Performance Graduate Students

College of Business

CertificateIndividuals who are Eligible
Advanced Internal Audit Graduate Students (MS Accountancy)
Assurance/Finance Reporting Graduate Students (MS Accountancy)
IT Systems Risk Management Graduate Students (MS Accountancy)
Oil & Gas Accounting Graduate Students (MS Accountancy)
Taxation Graduate Students (MS Accountancy)
Decision and Information Sciences Program
Business Modeling and Decision Making Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Supply Chain Management Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Finance Program
Corporate Finance Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Economics of the Energy Value Chain Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Energy Finance Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Energy Investment Analysis Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Energy Risk Management Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Financial Services Management Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Investment Analysis Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Investment Bank Private Equity Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Real Estate Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Management Program
Global Management Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Human Resource Management Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Leadership Development Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Marketing and Entrepreneurship Program
Business Consulting Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Digital Marketing Management Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Entrepreneurship Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Marketing Analysis Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Product Management Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)
Sales Leadership Graduate Students (MBA/MS Finance)

College of Education

CertificateIndividuals who are Eligible
Designing and Developing Education Graphics Education Graduate Students
Designing and Developing Educational Multimedia Education Graduate Students
Integrating Innovative Technologies in Health Science Education Education Graduate Students
Museum Education Education Graduate Students
Online Teaching and Learning Education Graduate Students

College of Engineering

CertificateIndividuals who are Eligible
Electrical and Computer Engineering Program
Cognitive Science Engineering Graduate Students
Mechanical Engineering Program
Subsea Engineering Engineering Graduate Students
Advanced Subsea Engineering Engineering Graduate Students

UH Law Center

CertificateIndividuals who are Eligible
Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Law Non-US LL.M. Students admitted to the foreign scholar LLM program
Health Law Non-US LL.M. Students admitted to the foreign scholar LLM program
Intellectual Property and Information Non-US LL.M. Students admitted to the foreign scholar LLM program
International Law Non-US LL.M. Students admitted to the foreign scholar LLM program
Tax Non-US LL.M. Students admitted to the foreign scholar LLM program

College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

CertificateIndividuals who are Eligible
African American Studies Program
African American Studies Graduate Students Students
Department of English
Empire Studies English Ph.D. Students
Translation Studies Graduate Students
Department of Health and Human Performance
Sports & Fitness Operations Graduate Students
Strength & Conditioning Graduate Students
Department of Hispanic Studies
Spanish as a Heritage Language Spanish Language Graduate Students
Global Energy Development and Sustainability Graduate Students
Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program
Women's Studies Graduate Students

College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

CertificateIndividuals who are Eligible
Biology and Biochemistry Programs
Chemical Biology Biochemistry and Chemistry Graduate Students
Chemistry Program
Materials Science Chemistry and Physics Graduate Students
Computer Science
Interactive Game Development Graduate Students
Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Program
Geographic Information Systems Graduate Students
Hydrogeology Graduate Students
Mathematics Program
Computational Mathematics Mathematics graduate students
Financial Mathematics Mathematics graduate students
Mathematical Statistics Mathematics graduate students

College of Technology

CertificateIndividuals who are Eligible
Strategic Foresight (Online Version) Graduate students
Upstream Energy Safety (Interdisciplinary) Graduate students