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The University of Houston

Instate Tuition (2011-2012)
Out-of-state Tuition (2011-2012)

UH Address

HOUSTON, TX77204--2018
General info:(713) 743-1000
Financial aid office:(713) 743-1010
Admissions office:(713) 743-1010
University Homepage

Tuition + UH Housing

Meals Per Week:21

UGrad Application Fee: $50
Grad Application Fee: $50

Tuition Payment Plan: Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:6048
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup

# of Undergrads: 35,757
# of Grad students: 9,244
# of Part time: 163
Total Students: 45,001




American Indian:



Pacific Islander:




Financial Aid

64% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $1,950

11% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $807

43% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $703

49% receive student loans and the average amount is $3,195
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Financial Aid Website
Public 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs

Optometry Medical Program
Pharmacy Program
Law Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Recommended
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Test Scores Required
Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Test EOFL Required

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

65% men vs 62% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions

Number of Men Applicants: 6,751
Number of Women Applicants: 7,569
Number of Men Admitted: 4,382
Number of Women Admitted: 4,671

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus

Majors  Hide Majors

• Accounting
• Accounting Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Advertising
• Aerospace Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
• Anthropology
• Applied Mathematics General
• Architecture
• Architecture and Related Services Other
• Art History Criticism and Conservation
• Art Teacher Education
• Art/Art Studies General
• Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
• Banking Corporate Finance and Securities Law
• Bilingual and Multilingual Education
• Biochemistry
• Biochemistry Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
• Biological and Physical Sciences
• Biology/Biological Sciences General
• Biology/Biological Sciences General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Biotechnology
• Business Administration and Management General
• Business Administration and Management General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Business Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
• Business/Corporate Communications
• Chemical Engineering
• Chemical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Chemistry General
• Chemistry General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Chinese Language and Literature
• Civil Engineering General
• Civil Engineering General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Classics and Classical Languages Literatures and Linguistics General
• Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
• Clinical Psychology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Communication Sciences and Disorders General
• Computer Engineering General
• Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
• Computer Graphics
• Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
• Computer and Information Sciences General
• Computer and Information Sciences General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
• Conducting Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
• Counseling Psychology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
• Creative Writing
• Creative Writing Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Curriculum and Instruction
• Curriculum and Instruction Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Dance General
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts General
• Early Childhood Education and Teaching
• Economics General
• Economics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented
• Educational Leadership and Administration General
• Educational Leadership and Administration General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Educational Psychology
• Educational Psychology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Educational/Instructional Technology
• Electrical Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Elementary Education and Teaching
• Energy Environment and Natural Resources Law
• Engineering Technology General
• English Language and Literature General
• English Language and Literature General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
• Environmental Design/Architecture
• Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
• Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Finance General
• Finance General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Foods Nutrition and Wellness Studies General
• Foreign Language Teacher Education
• French Language and Literature
• Geology/Earth Science General
• Geology/Earth Science General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Geophysics and Seismology
• Geophysics and Seismology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• German Language and Literature
• German Studies
• Graphic Design
• Health Communication
• Health Law
• Health Occupations Teacher Education
• Health Teacher Education
• Health and Wellness General
• Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
• History General
• History General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Hospitality Administration/Management General
• Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
• Human Development and Family Studies General
• Human Nutrition
• Human Resources Development
• Industrial Engineering
• Industrial Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Industrial and Organizational Psychology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Industrial and Product Design
• Information Science/Studies
• Intellectual Property Law
• International Business Trade and Tax Law
• International Law and Legal Studies
• Italian Language and Literature
• Journalism
• Kinesiology and Exercise Science
• Kinesiology and Exercise Science Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Law Phd(Professional practice)
• Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
• Linguistics
• Logistics Materials and Supply Chain Management
• Management Information Systems General
• Management Information Systems General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Marketing/Marketing Management General
• Marketing/Marketing Management General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Mass Communication/Media Studies
• Materials Engineering
• Materials Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Mathematics General
• Mathematics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Mathematics Teacher Education
• Mechanical Engineering
• Mechanical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
• Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies Other
• Music General
• Music History Literature and Theory
• Music Pedagogy
• Music Performance General
• Music Performance General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Music Teacher Education
• Music Teacher Education Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Music Theory and Composition
• Operations Management and Supervision
• Optometry Phd(Professional practice)
• Organizational Behavior Studies
• Organizational Leadership
• Painting
• Petroleum Engineering
• Pharmaceutical Sciences
• Pharmaceutics and Drug Design Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs
• Pharmacy Phd(Professional practice)
• Philosophy
• Photography
• Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
• Physics General
• Physics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Political Science and Government General
• Political Science and Government General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Psychology General
• Public Administration
• Public Relations/Image Management
• Public/Applied History
• Radio and Television
• Reading Teacher Education
• Rhetoric and Composition
• Sales Distribution and Marketing Operations General
• School Psychology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
• Sculpture
• Secondary Education and Teaching
• Social Psychology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Social Studies Teacher Education
• Social Work
• Social Work Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Sociology
• Spanish Language and Literature
• Spanish Language and Literature Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Special Education and Teaching General
• Speech Communication and Rhetoric
• Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
• Surveying Technology/Surveying
• Systems Engineering
• Tax Law/Taxation
• Environmental Science

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