Overview

Student Population
46,324
National Rank
#412
University of Houston overview
 Location Houston, Texas
 Online uh.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
University of Houston overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Houston, Texas, University of Houston is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 22,461 prospective students applied, and 14,002 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 5,198 enrolled in the school.  33,608 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 12,716 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $7,911 plus fees of $1,002. UH is ranked 412 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Difficult 
University of Houston overview
SAT 1130/1310
ACT 22/28
GPA 3.54
Applications Accepted
62.3% 
University of Houston overview
Applications Due Apr 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Texas Resident Tuition
$7,911
In State Costs for University of Houston
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$1,002
Room and Board $9,104
Budget for Other Expenses$3,908
Total One Year Cost$23,225
Out of State Tuition
$20,271
Out of State Costs for University of Houston
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$1,002
Room and Board $9,104
Budget for Other Expenses$3,908
Total One Year Cost$35,585

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$59,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
46% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Houston students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 30%
Psychology 8%
Social Sciences 7%
Communication 7%
Biology 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=225511 IPEDS survey data for University of Houston.