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University of Houston

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Rating

Public

Type

51,999

Students

$20,747

Tuition

65%

Acceptance

#95

Ranking

Large City

Campus Setting

Houston, TX

212 E. Cullen Building, Houston, TX 77204-2018

Rankings

Rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

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Cost

$21,749/Year
Above Average

University of Houston

$21,749

National Average

$18,347
Pay with Cash

$36,507/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$28,886/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

65%Acceptance
Less Selective

University of Houston

65%

National

69%
Sat

1140 - 1310

88% of students submit

Admissions Yield

34%

ACT

21 - 27

36% of students submit

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$75

Students

42,723Undergrads
Large Student Population

Full-Time

4,919

Part-Time

279
Male

50%

In-state

83%

Female

50%

Out of state

15%

Undergrads Over 25

14%

International

1%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
6% Psychology, General5% Accounting4% Finance, General84% Others

6% Psychology, General

5% Accounting

4% Finance, General

84% Others

Psychology, General

6%

608 Graduates

Accounting

5%

500 Graduates

Finance, General

4%

438 Graduates

Business Administration and Management, General

4%

370 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences, General

3%

309 Graduates

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

3%

302 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

3%

295 Graduates

Kinesiology and Exercise Science

3%

275 Graduates

Academics

A
Professors
StudentsProfessors23:123:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

23

Number of Library Books

1,861,952

Academic Spend per Student

$8,052

Full-time Retention Rate

85%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$43,100/Year

University of Houston

$43,100

National

$26,900
Median Earnings

$43,100

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

1%

Median Earnings

$51,600

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

54%