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University of Houston is a very large (over 20,000 students) public, 4 year or above school located in the Southwest in a large city setting. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a high level of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at University of Houston include: Business Administration and Management, General with 428 Masters awards; Psychology, General with 389 Bachelors awards; Accounting with 354 Bachelors awards; Law with 277 PhD professional practice awards; Hotel/Motel Administration/Management with 265 Bachelors awards;. University of Houston is located at 212 E. Cullen Building in Houston, TX 77204.

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University of Houston Facts

University of Houston is located at 212 E. Cullen Building in Houston, TX 77204

Total Applicants: 17,019
Percent Admitted: 56%
Dorm Capacity: 6,048
Graduation Rate: 46%
Retention Rate: 81%
Transfer out Rate: 24%
Undergrads Under 18: 6%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 74%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 21%

University of Houston telephone number: (713) 743-1000

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

University of Houston Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $8,094
Total Cost In State: $21,997
Total Cost Out of State: $30,421

Admissions stats for University of Houston

Your chances are looking very good to get accepted to University of Houston. Why? Because they have a 56% acceptance rate.

Student Demographics at University of Houston
University of Houston Demographics
Totals: 8,203
     Males: 3,835 (47% of total)
     Females: 4,368 (53% of total)
Asians: 1,554
     Asian Males: 767 (9% of total)
     Asian Females: 787 (10% of total)
Blacks: 856
     Black Males: 305 (4% of total)
     Black Females: 551 (7% of total)
Hispanics: 1,614
     Hispanic Males: 674 (8% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 940 (11% of total)
Native Americans: 24
     Native American Males: 14 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 10 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 24
     Hawaiian Males: 8 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 16 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 119
     Mixed Race Males: 47 (1% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 72 (1% of total)
Whites: 3,063
     White Males: 1,513 (18% of total)
     White Females: 1,550 (19% of total)
Foreign Students: 878
     Foreign Males: 473 (6% of total)
     Foreign Females: 405 (5% of total)
Most Popular Majors at University of Houston
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Business Administration and Management, General
(428 Masters degrees)
Psychology, General
(389 Bachelors degrees)
(354 Bachelors degrees)
(277 PhD professional practice degrees)
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
(265 Bachelors degrees)
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
(263 Bachelors degrees)
Finance, General
(239 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(235 Bachelors degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(185 Bachelors degrees)
(183 Masters degrees)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
(176 Bachelors degrees)
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
(157 Bachelors degrees)
Public Relations/Image Management
(155 Bachelors degrees)
Operations Management and Supervision
(151 Bachelors degrees)
Social Work
(139 Masters degrees)
Economics, General
(127 Bachelors degrees)
(126 PhD professional practice degrees)
Management Information Systems, General
(120 Bachelors degrees)
Health and Wellness, General
(109 Bachelors degrees)
History, General
(103 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(100 Bachelors degrees)
(94 PhD professional practice degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(89 Bachelors degrees)
Human Nutrition
(86 Bachelors degrees)
Radio and Television
(80 Bachelors degrees)
(80 Bachelors degrees)
(79 Bachelors degrees)
Mechanical Engineering
(78 Bachelors degrees)
Curriculum and Instruction
(77 Masters degrees)
Computer and Information Sciences, General
(77 Masters degrees)
University of Houston Weather
University of Houston Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 69.40 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 49.97 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 63.27 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 0.00 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 0.00 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 73.61 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 10.81 (mph)
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What's the best feature of University of Houston?
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 Fast Internet
 Course Variety
 Low Peer Pressure
 Off-Campus Housing Options

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