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The University of Houston

Biology Scores
Students who would return
Would not - 7/7
Student Surveys
(in Biology)
14
Males: 7, Females: 7
Average Yrs. Completed: 2.3
 

Education Quality Vs. Competing Schools

University of Houston
 B
Average of All Schools
 B
Average of schools in class
 B+

Texas Tech University
 B+
University of North Texas
 B+
Texas A & M University - College Station
 A-
Harvard University
 B+
New York University
 B+
University of Texas - Austin
 B+
Texas State University
 B+
F
A+

Student Expectations

Expected coursework difficulty:3.4 Medium
Actual difficulty:3.1 Medium
Students found the coursework to be easier than expected.

Educational Quality vs. Student Intellect


English Speaking

Percent of teaching staff that does not speak satisfactory English30-40%

Student Personalities

Faculty Personalities

Biology:

The about half the faculty is nice, the other half are either rude, or undereducated. All of the staff is incompetent. I feel like its been such a w...
First off, your experience here at UH-main is relative to your major. I majored in biology, and the professors here SUCK BIG TIME. They tell you to st...
Let me preface this by saying that the following isn't all inclusive about the entire UH campus; but rather the biology department. In my opinion the ...
This school is a joke. They get away with charging more than the top quality public universities in the state because they know this is a last resort ...
UH has the worst bursars office in the country! It's student have been plaqued by the unprofessional, unorganized staff since I first arrived in 2002 ...
This school doesn't seem to care about people feelings. Even before going to orientation it was a living hell for me they give you poor information re...
Going to this university has to be the biggest regret of my life so far. I don't know where to start with the negatives. I am 3 credits away from grad...
Horrible university. Most of the professors are unapproachable and are too self absorbed in their own research to help students. This University cla...
I was estatic to transfer to this university from another major universit, however, I quickly lost this feeling once I actually unmasked the universit...
The University of Houston is a great school. You will get an excellent education, and you will make memories which will last a lifetime...
Visit the school before concluding you want to go here. During the summer and orientation, you will not see 1/3 of the students as you will during the...
UH is a university open to students that are ambitious and self-motivated. Opportunities for extra-cirricular activities such as student government, ...
While my initial shock of UH was the rigor of the coursework for a BS Biology major, it was ultimately valuable in the workplace. I would've liked mor...
What I really like about the University of Houston is the people, they're pretty nice, and the school isn't as segregated as I thought it would be. I ...
Dr. Vida and the class he teaches are archaic and not helpful. It breaks students progress. The group grade is unfair and does not reflect the student...
THE University of Houston is not a school where you will be successful if you just "go through the motions." Many students who have transferred in fr...
My experience at this university has been nothing but negative. My major is pre-vet. Not only does this school not offer any programs for pre-vet stud...
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