Jul 19, 2024  
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog [Not Current Academic Year. Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

Foresight, MS

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The Master of Science in Foresight is an interdisciplinary program that prepares students to become professional futurists or to bring a futures perspective to their current careers. This program uses a wide range of theoretical and practical models to examine the sources, patterns, and causes of change in order to map probable, plausible, and preferable futures.

The unique and rigorous curriculum prepares graduates to enter an emerging professional field that enables businesses, government, non-profits, and other organizations to anticipate and prepare for the future. The degree draws from other academic disciplines including Business, Government and Education. Courses include Futures Research, World Futures, Systems Thinking, Strategic Planning, and Social Change.

For more information, click here: http://www.uh.edu/technology/departments/hdcs/graduate/fore/index.

Admission Requirements

For more information on applying to this program and for additional admission requirements, click here: http://www.uh.edu/graduate-school/admissions/.

Degree Requirements

Credit hours required for this degree: 30.0

The Foresight master’s degree requires 30 credit hours, or 10 three-credit courses.

Domain Courses (6.0 Credit Hours)

  • Two (2) Advisor-approved Electives Credit Hours: 3.0

Project, Internship, or Thesis (3.0 Credit Hours)

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