University Of Houston

University Of Houston

University of Houston, also referred to as "U of H" or UH, is a public co-educational research university located in Houston, Texas. The school was established in 1927. It offers admission to over 30,000 students each year. The university offers majors in business and management, liberal arts, law, science, mathematics, computer science and engineering, design, and fine arts. The university also offers online distance education courses.

The university sports teams are nicknamed the Cougars. The mascot of the team is Shasta the Cougar. The university has men's and women's teams for sports such as track and field, football, basketball, and baseball.

Eminent alumni of the university include track and field legend Carl Lewis and, creator of the MPAA film rating system, Jack Valenti. Notable faculties include three-time Pulitzer Prize winner Edward Albee and 1997 Nobel Peace Prize winner Jody Williams.

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Environmental Science
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, And Group Studies, Other
Computer And Information Sciences, General
Information Science/Studies
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer Graphics
Computer And Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Curriculum And Instruction
Educational Leadership And Administration, General
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
Special Education And Teaching, General
Counselor Education/School Counseling And Guidance Services
Health Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching And Coaching
Health Occupations Teacher Education
Aerospace, Aeronautical And Astronautical/Space Engineering
Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering, General
Computer Engineering, General
Electrical And Electronics Engineering
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Petroleum Engineering
Systems Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Surveying Engineering
Foreign Languages And Literatures, General
Chinese Language And Literature
German Language And Literature
French Language And Literature
Italian Language And Literature
Spanish Language And Literature
American Sign Language (ASL)
Business Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Consumer Merchandising/Retailing Management
Human Nutrition
Human Development And Family Studies, General
English Language And Literature, General
Creative Writing
Rhetoric And Composition
Liberal Arts And Sciences/Liberal Studies
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Vision Science/Physiological Optics
Mathematics, General
Applied Mathematics, General
Mathematical Biology
Biological And Physical Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Sport And Fitness Administration/Management
Kinesiology And Exercise Science
Religion/Religious Studies
Atmospheric Sciences And Meteorology, General
Chemistry, General
Geology/Earth Science, General
Geophysics And Seismology
Physics, General
Psychology, General
Developmental And Child Psychology
Social Psychology
Clinical Psychology
Counseling Psychology
Industrial And Organizational Psychology
School Psychology
Educational Psychology
Public Administration
Social Work
Dance, General
Industrial And Product Design
Graphic Design
Drama And Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Art/Art Studies, General
Art History, Criticism And Conservation
Music, General
Music Performance, General
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management, General
History, General
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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