University of Houston - Victoria Overview
Located in Victoria, Texas, University of Houston - Victoria is a public institution. The surrounding area of the school is a good match for students who enjoy city life.
What Is University of Houston - Victoria Known For?
- The master's degree is the highest award offered at UH Victoria.
- In 2017-2018, 63% of the faculty were full-time.
- After graduation, UH Victoria bachelor's degree recipients go on to jobs where they make $41,800 a year. That's about 2% more than their peers at other schools.
University of Houston - Victoria Rankings
Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.
Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at UH Victoria.
Awards From Around the Web
The following table lists some notable awards UH Victoria has earned from around the web.
|#1||Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Publishing||College Factual|
|#1||Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for General Publishing||College Factual|
|#2||Highest Paid Publishing Graduates||College Factual|
|#27||Highest Paid Master’s Degree Communication & Journalism Graduates||College Factual|
|#42||Highest Paid Writing Studies Graduates||College Factual|
|#103||Highest Paid English Language & Literature Graduates||College Factual|
Where Is University of Houston - Victoria?
Contact details for UH Victoria are given below.
|Address:||3007 N. Ben Wilson, Victoria, TX 77901|
How Do I Get Into UH Victoria?
You can apply to UH Victoria online at: www.uhv.edu/apply/default.aspx
Admission Requirements for UH Victoria
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||considered but not required|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||neither required nor recommended|
|Recommendations||neither required nor recommended|
|SAT or ACT Scores||considered but not required|
How Hard Is It To Get Into UH Victoria?
Approximately 37% of accepted students are men and 63% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 66%, and the acceptance rate for women is 68%.
Can I Afford University of Houston - Victoria?
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At UH Victoria, approximately 58% of students took out student loans averaging $5,505 a year. That adds up to $22,020 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at UH Victoria is 10.2%. This is about the same as the national default rate of 10.1%.
University of Houston - Victoria Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 1,409 graduate students at the school.
Of the 1,831 full-time undergraduates at UH Victoria, 36% are male and 64% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of University of Houston - Victoria students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||258|
|Hispanic or Latino||827|
Texas students aren't the only ones who study at University of Houston - Victoria. At this time, 3 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 32 countries are represented at UH Victoria. The most popular countries sending students to the school are India, United Kingdom, and Nigeria.
Online Learning at University of Houston - Victoria
The following chart shows how the online learning population at UH Victoria has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 69th most popular in Texas for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.
Online Affordability Rankings of UH Victoria
The following table shows how UH Victoria is ranked for affordability for both in-state and out-of-state students among colleges and universities that are not mostly online.
Online Affordability Rankings of UH Victoria Rankings
The following table shows how UH Victoria is ranked for affordability for both in-state and out-of-state students among colleges and universities that are mostly online.
|Major||Tuition for In-State Students||Tuition for Out-of-State Students|
|English Language & Literature||#4||#13|
|Biological & Biomedical Sciences||#4||#4|
|Other Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies||#4||#10|
|Communication & Journalism||#7||#19|
|Multi / Interdisciplinary Studies||#13||#41|
|Business, Management & Marketing||#39||#99|
Online Growth Rankings of UH Victoria
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at University of Houston - Victoria was 184.0%. This is the #296 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at UH Victoria regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of UH Victoria majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
|Major||1-Year Growth Rate|
|Biological & Biomedical Sciences||22%|
|Business, Management & Marketing||16%|
|Computer & Information Sciences||22%|
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at UH Victoria ranks compared to all other mostly online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at UH Victoria.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
|Other Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies||#19|
|English Language & Literature||#21|
|Biological & Biomedical Sciences||#22|
|Communication & Journalism||#41|
|Multi / Interdisciplinary Studies||#47|
|Computer & Information Sciences||#75|
|Business, Management & Marketing||#211|
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
University of Houston - Victoria Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
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