Public school in Texas with 7,600 total undergraduate students

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Cost & scholarships

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In-state
$25,370
Out-of-state
$37,792

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Admissions

Admissions stats

Applicants & acceptance rate

Overall acceptance rate
57%
Women
57%

Men
55%

Total number of applicants
13,776
Women: 61%
Men: 39%

Accepted students who attend

Yield rate - overall
21%

Application requirements

Accepts Common App
Yes

Considers class rank
Yes

Recommendation letters
Recommended

TOEFL Policy (International Applicants)
Required

SAT/ACT Testing policy
Required

Which tests students typically submit

SAT: 78%
ACT: 31%
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Students

Enrolled student statistics

Enrolled students

First-year students (full-time)
1,503
Admission policy
Co-ed
Enrolled women:
60%
Enrolled men:
40%
6-year graduation rate
21%
20%
40%
60%
80%
100%
4 years
6 years
Retention rate
54%

Student diversity

Very diverse
International students
8%
Race & ethnicity diversity among domestic students
Asian and Pacific Islander: 2%
Black: 87%
Hispanic: 7%
Native American: 1%
Other: 2%
White: 2%

Academics

Student faculty ratio
18:1
Calendar system
Semester

Special academic offering

Study abroad

Credit for AP exams

Offers graduate degree

Academic and career counseling

Majors and Careers

Special focus
None

Has medical school
No

Housing

Commuter College
Yes

On campus housing
Yes

Sports

D1 Football
No

Football conference
Southwestern Athletic Conference

D1 Basketball
Yes

Basketball conference
Southwestern Athletic Conference

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Location

3100 Cleburne St
Houston, TX 77004
Campus Setting
Urban

Region
Southwest

Campus culture

Religious Affilliation
None

HBCU
Yes

Contact information

(713) 313-7011
3100 Cleburne St
Houston, TX 77004