University of Houston Victoria: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - PoorCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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University of Houston Victoria is a small four-year, public school with 4,155 students enrolled. This school was established in 1973 and is one of the 5 schools located in Victoria, Texas.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
31
Fair
At University of Houston Victoria you can earn your bachelor's degree or master's degree.

UHV deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 31 majors. The most popular concentrations are Business, Management, General Studies, Psychology, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
61%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

University of Houston Victoria student retention rate is relatively low at 61% (below Texas average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Student to faculty ratio at UHV is decent - 17:1. Read more information regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$15,200
High
Average tuition costs are slightly high, around $13,800 a year. The additional fees at University of Houston Victoria (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $1,400; this makes it a total of $15,200 per year.

Read the details about University of Houston Victoria additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
53%
Doable
According to government data, 4,145 applications were submitted and 2,204 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

This school might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at University of Houston Victoria in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D
Unsafe
University of Houston Victoria provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Houston Victoria, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
University of Houston Victoria provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 700 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing opportunity.

Air Force ROTC programs are available at University of Houston Victoria. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, University of Houston Victoria appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Houston Victoria Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Houston Victoria, 3007 N. Ben Wilson, Victoria, Texas 77901, USA
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