Academics

Location
Houston, TX
Undergrads
5,905
Tuition (in-state)
$16,946 ($7,646)
Admission Difficulty
Average
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4 College Freshman

Academics: It is very good to me, I enjoy every bit of it. For one, my teachers are NOT boring me to death with their lectures and the fact tha I am actually interested in my criteria is just enough energy for me to thrive on throughout the school year.

4 College Freshman

Academics: Everything went smoothly, staff helps right then and there.

4 College Senior

Academics: It is better to declare a major in order to avoid taking excess courses, and or, prolonging your graduation date.

1 person found this useful Report
4 College Senior

Academics: My experience overall is great.

1 person found this useful Report
4 College Sophomore

Academics: i think i have some great professors.

2 people found this useful Report
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Rankings View more rankings . . .

  • 372nd
    Best Online Course Options
  • 375th
    Best Student-Faculty Ratio
  • 633rd
    Most Available Classes
  • 654th
    Most Manageable Workloads
  • 971st
    Most Flexible Curriculums

Student Author Overview

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Facts & Statistics

Student-Faculty Ratio
20:1
Full-Time Instructional Faculty
400
Part-Time Instructional Faculty
149
Total FT Faculty
400
Faculty with Terminal Degree
75%
Average Faculty Salary
$72,552
Full-Time Retention Rate
61%
Part-Time Retention Rate
39%
Graduation Rate
12%
Programs/Majors Offered
64
Academic/Career Counseling?
Yes
Remedial Services?
Yes
Instructional Programs
Occupational: No
Academic: Yes
Continuing Professional: Yes
Recreational/Avocational: No
Adult Basic Remedial: Yes
Secondary (High School): No
Special Credit Opportunities
Advanced Placement (AP) Credits: Yes
Dual Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credits: Yes
Degrees Awarded
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Doctorate - Professional practice
  • Doctorate - Research/scholarship
  • Master's degree
Most Popular Majors
  • Biology and Biological Sciences: 3%
  • Business Administration and Management: 5%
  • Law: 6%
  • Pharmacy Studies: 3%
Special Study Options
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)
  • Weekend/evening college

Student Polls

Rate your school's academic environment on the following topics    Based on 39 responses

Very poor
Excellent
  • Academic advisers
  • Class availability
  • Consistency in grading
  • Course subject variety
  • Curriculum flexibility
  • Gen-Ed requirements
  • Manageability of workload
  • Online course options
  • Quality of teaching assistants (TAs)
  • Scheduling/registration process
  • Technology in the classroom

Rate your school's professors on the following topics    Based on 41 responses

Very poor
Excellent
  • Accessibility
  • Communication skills
  • General knowledge
  • Interest in class subjects
  • Interest in students
  • Time spent in classroom
  • Use of teaching assistants

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