The Department of Computer Science at the University of Houston was founded in 1967 and is considered one of the first established in the country. Some of the core research areas include: biomedical informatics and imaging, database systems, datamining and machine learning, high performance computing, human computer interaction and graphics, operating systems and networking, software engineering, and theory and computer security.
Graduate academic programs offered include: MS (thesis and non-thesis), PhD, and a graduate certificate in Interactive Game Development. All computer science students must comply with the admissions and academic policies established by the University of Houston (The Graduate School), College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, and the Department of Computer Science.
Additional information regarding the department and academic programs can be found on the department website.