University of Houston-Downtown

1 Main Street, Houston, TX
4-year
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Majors offered at University of Houston-Downtown

Biggest majors
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Accounting and Related Services
Criminal Justice and Corrections, General

Academics at University of Houston-Downtown

940-1080
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
17-21
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
18 to 1
Selectivity
Least Selective (83% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution

University of Houston-Downtown demographics

45% Hispanic
22% Black
16% White
9% Asian
1% Multiracial
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Common careers for University of Houston-Downtown students

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Human Resources (HR) Manager73k
Senior Accountant72k
Operations Manager70k
Financial Controller70k
Staff Accountant54k
Accountant52k
Office Manager47k
Based on 5,649 student responses
51.8kAvg. Early Career Pay
90.3kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
49%in High-Meaning careers
6%in STEM careers

Net price of attending University of Houston-Downtown

University of Houston-Downtown financial aid

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Student reviews of University of Houston-Downtown

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Recommended by

100% of students

Known for

Diverse and Inclusive
Safe campus
Close to activities in a city
Accessible and helpful professors
Welcoming student body

5.0

WHAT I LIKED

Great college if you're working while going to school

WHAT I didn’t LIKE

N/A

Xochitl Montes
Photography and Photo Editing
Video Editing and Production
Videography
Singing + 2 others

4.0

WHAT I LIKED

I loved the location and atmosphere the most the campus is just swarming with some much diversity.

WHAT I didn’t LIKE

I didn't like how hard it is to find parking.

5.0

WHAT I LIKED

At the University of Houston-Downtown, I enjoyed the small-sized class and the professors are really helpful, they communicate with students through the mail.

WHAT I didn’t LIKE

In my opinion, the University of Houston-Downtown needs to open more food options for vegetarians because I am a vegetarian and I have a hard time finding veggie options.

Alex White
Biking And Cycling

5.0

WHAT I LIKED

It was a fine University it had a great social program it's just that I lived so far away and I rode a bicycle and had to rely on the bus.

WHAT I didn’t LIKE

To change your views.

Bianca Paz
Music
Reading

3.0

WHAT I LIKED

Same education as if on the main campus with more one-on-one with professors, and same advantages with tutoring centers and such.

WHAT I didn’t LIKE

No dorms and dealing with parking.

Nicole Felton
Hiking And Backpacking
Movies And Film
Reading
Art + 1 other

4.0

WHAT I LIKED

Love the college courses, professors, and students.

WHAT I didn’t LIKE

Lack of information available to students.

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