Houston Baptist University provides a wide range of educational services to students, focusing on their intellectual, social, personal and spiritual development. The university, based in Houston, offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate courses in a variety of fields, including liberal arts, music, education, nursing, business and science. It also offers double major programs that allow students to pursue two different degrees. The university provides practical training and hands-on experience to students in several academic areas. Its range of courses includes accounting, biochemistry, biology, business administration, child development, Christianity, economics, history, finance, kinesiology, mass communication, political science, psychology, public policy and speech communication. Houston Baptist University offers a variety of academic resources through technology, a bookstore, academic advising service, international study center and academic accommodations for students with learning disabilities.