University of Houston

Houston, TX 77204

Located in Houston, Texas, University of Houston is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The institution is part of University of Houston System that operates 5 campuses in Victoria, Houston, Houston.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 19860 and 11627 students were accepted.

University of Houston in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $8,537 and fees $982. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $20,729 and $982 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio21:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate80%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 78
Nursing Administration Master's degree 1
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 7
Nursing Education Master's degree 2

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from University of Houston

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
3.69 miles away
Fortis College - Houston Campus
8.9 miles away
American Medical Institute
14.14 miles away
Lone Star College - North Harris Meep
21.66 miles away
Lone Star College - Kingwood
23.67 miles away
Lone Star College - Tomball
32.37 miles away
The University of Texas Medical Branch
44.3 miles away
Brazosport College
46.53 miles away
Prairie View A & M University
46.58 miles away
Sam Houston State University
70.46 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
07/01/1954 - Current

Admissions

59%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading510 to 610
SAT: Math530 to 640
ACT Composite23 to 28
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

Cost (Net Price)

$15,571

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$12,427
30k to 48k$12,653
48k to 75k$15,052
75k to 110k$20,554
Over 110k$21,486
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

58%

Recipients

$7,042

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

37%

Recipients

$4,168

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

40%

Recipients

$6,870

Average Amount

Student Population

35,995

Undergrads

7,779

Graduates

21,523

Women

22,251

Men

72%

Full-time

28%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Hispanic
29%
White
27%
Asian
21%
Black/African American
10%
Non-resident alien
9%
Two or more races
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Texas state board of nursing
University of Houston
212 E. Cullen Building
Houston, TX 77204
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