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University of Houston - Downtown Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Houston, TX

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Behavioral Aspects of Health
  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Fashion and Fabric Consultant
  • Finance, General
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • History, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Industrial Safety Technology/Technician
  • Insurance
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
  • Psychology, General
  • Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
Most Popular Disciplines
Interdisciplinary studies, Business/marketing, Homeland security, law enforcement, firefighting, and protective services
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Distance learning, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
366
Part-Time Faculty
364
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
44%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 6% of classes
10-19 students: 26% of classes
20-29 students: 33% of classes
30-39 students: 22% of classes
40-49 students: 11% of classes
50-99 students: 2% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 20% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 32% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 48% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
 
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Not Reported
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Not reported

Master's Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Not reported

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Not reported

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