University of Houston

Houston, TX
4-year
Large
Urban

Questions and Answers

Luis C.
12 days ago
Does the University of Houston still have the Cougar Promise that covers tuition for students whose family makes less than $65,000 a year?
Joel T.
29 days ago
Does your school require freshmen to live on Campus?
Tineka A.
1 month ago
Where can I find information about your school's programs?
Penelope M.
1 month ago
What types of extracurriculars does your school offer?
Ashley W.
1 month ago
Does your school allow students to transfer in the spring semester if they are still considered freshmen?
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1 month ago
What is your school's acceptance rate for transfer students?

Academic details

1130-1310
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
22-28
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
22 to 1
Selectivity
Less Selective (62% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

31% Hispanic
25% White
20% Asian
10% Black
3% Multiracial
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)80k
Electrical Engineer78k
Software Engineer77k
Mechanical Engineer71k
Project Engineer70k
Software Developer68k
Financial Analyst64k
Based on 32,424 student responses
57.5kAvg. Early Career Pay
104.3kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
50%in High-Meaning careers
24%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
$9,336
Average grant for incoming freshmen
$4,867
Average Pell Grant
$5,116
Average Federal Loans

$5,233
Average Institutional Grant
$7,618
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$21,749 / year
While we do our best to show up-to-date information, due to COVID-19 and other factors out of our control, it is possible that the data we are showing about test requirements, application deadlines, and more, are inaccurate. Please verify with the college itself via their website to ensure you are aware of all requirements and deadlines.