$7,911

Tuition

$23,225

Cost of Attendance

$16,002

Net Price

University of Houston Tuition and Fees

The University of Houston provides superior education at a price which is affordable to all. The tuition cost of each program varies due to several factors. It is also expected to change tuition every year. The average total tuition for each degree type is given below.

Degree Type

Total Average Tuition

Bachelors

$ 40,240

Masters

$ 14,828

Doctorate

$ 20,604

The University of Houston offers 31 online programs across 6 disciplines in the online format. The majors include Business Management, Education, Engineering, Health Science, Human Services, and Psychology.

Here are a few programs offered by the university.

Bachelor of Science in Psychology Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Certificate in Construction Management Graduate Certificate in Foresight
Executive Master in Hospitality Management Master of Education in Higher Education

 

Total Cost of Attendance

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$8,913$21,273
Book & Supplies$1,300$1,300
Room & Board cost$9,104$9,104
Other Expenses$3,908$3,908
Total Cost of Attendance$23,225$35,585

Coming to the cost of attendance, students need to understand that the tuition fee is just a single aspect of the expenses that come under the overall cost of attending the university. They will be required to plan for various other expenses associated with the cost of attendance, including lodging, dining, textbooks, supplies, and the cost of living, among other things. For students attending the university, the total tuition and fees for one year add up to about $15,485. Other than that, they will need to shell out an amount of $1,338 for books and supplies, $9,299 for room and boarding charges, and $4,558 toward other expenses on average in a year. Therefore, the estimated cost of attendance for one year at UH is around $30,680, as per the available information. Moreover, the tuition fees that the candidates have to pay stand at $9,221 and $21,749 for in-state and out-state students, respectively.

Average Net Price by Family Income

Net Price

$16,002

Family Income

Avg. Net Price

$0 to $30,000

$12,955

$30,001 to $48,000

$13,754

$48,001 to $75,000

$15,990

$75,001 to $110,000

$21,421

$110,000+

$22,493

The net cost of attending University of Houston – the actual amount that students and their families are required to pay in a given year – varies depending on the candidate's annual family income. Generally, the higher the family income of the candidate, the higher is the net amount to be paid. Simply put, the family income of the candidate is a key factor in determining the net amount. At UH, the average net price is estimated to be $13,212. The net price for students with an annual family income below $30,000 is reported to be around $10,203. For the individuals who come under the $30,001-$48,000 income category, the net cost is $9,925. Meanwhile, the net price stands at $12,505 for the $48,001-$75,000 income bracket and at $18,844 for an income between $75,001 and $110,000. This amount adds up to $20,129 for students whose annual family income is more than $110,000.

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$8,913$21,273
Room & Board Cost$9,104$9,104
Total Tuition & Fees$18,017$30,377

At University of Houston, the estimated tuition and fees for candidates who have enrolled in undergraduate programs are $15,485 per year. Alongside that, they will likewise need to shell out around $9,299 toward their room and boarding charges. In view of this information, the estimated total cost for undergraduate students at UH adds up to $30,680.

Graduate Tuition and Fees

In-stateOut-State
Tuition$8,214$17,463
Fees$1,002$1,002

Cost Per Credit Hour

DegreeYearCost per Credit hour
Graduate2018 - 2019$456
Undergraduate2018 - 2019$330

The total program cost divided by the total number of credit hours of the program – also called cost per credit hour – that the student has to pay to attend University of Houston varies for graduate and undergraduate courses. The cost per credit hour for the graduate courses at the university sits at $119. University of Houston also offers a wide range of online programs across 143 different majors for students at present.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & other expensesOn CampusOff Campus
Room & Board$9,104$9,550
Other Expense$3,908$4,854
Book & Supplies$1,300$1,300

As far as the housing and related charges at UH are concerned, these expenses vary depending on whether the candidate chooses to live on-campus or off-campus. Students have to pay $13,420 per year for on-campus housing and $14,295 a year for off-campus lodging facilities. The room and boarding charges for on-campus students come to around $9,368, while the off-campus candidates would need to pay $9,231. Coming to the books and supplies charges, the students will be required to pay an amount of $1,338. The other expenses that students should plan for come to around $4,052 for on-campus candidates and $5,064 for the candidates who live off-campus.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & Other Expenses

Room & Boards

On Campus

$9,104

Off Campus

$9,550

Housing & Other Expenses

Other Expenses

On Campus

$3,908

Off Campus

$4,854

Housing & Other Expenses

Book & Supplies

On Campus

$1,300

Off Campus

$1,300

As far as the housing and related charges at UH are concerned, these expenses vary depending on whether the candidate chooses to live on-campus or off-campus. Students have to pay $13,420 per year for on-campus housing and $14,295 a year for off-campus lodging facilities. The room and boarding charges for on-campus students come to around $9,368, while the off-campus candidates would need to pay $9,231. Coming to the books and supplies charges, the students will be required to pay an amount of $1,338. The other expenses that students should plan for come to around $4,052 for on-campus candidates and $5,064 for the candidates who live off-campus.

Online Degree Programs, Tuition and Cost Per Credit Summary

Degree TypeTotal Average TuitionAverage Tuition Per Credit
Bachelors $43,440 $362
Masters $11,970 $399
Graduate Certificate NA $404
Doctorate $20,604 $404
Certificate NA $500
Certificate NA $500
Undergraduate Certificate NA $362

University of Houston offers 32 online programs across 6 Majors.

Projected Price for a 4 year degree

As per official data, the current projected cost for a four-year bachelor's degree, along with the living expenses, at the university is estimated to be around $153,123. In contrast, the total expenses for undergraduate students amounted to $13,212 in 2018-2019, $16,002 in 2017-2018, and $15,664 in 2016-2017.

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