University of Houston Overview


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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 17,971 prospective students applied, and 10,732 were granted admission. Of those admitted 4,187 enrolled in the school. 30,781 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 11,923 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2015/2016, excluding room and board, is $7,805 plus fees of $954.

University of Houston is ranked 344 nationally in the tonbori.info 2016 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Graduation Rate

A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. The following statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from University of Houston. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. University of Houston is worse than average in terms of graduating students.

4 Years

15% Received a Bachelor Degree in 4 years

5 Years

37% Received a Bachelor Degree in 5 years

6 Years

46% Received a Bachelor Degree in 6 years

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

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