Graduate Tuition - Fiscal Year 2012

Fiscal Year 2012

Fiscal year 2012 includes the Fall 2011, Spring 2012, and Summer 2012 semesters.

Please Note: The following table reflects existing tuition charges; however, the actual charges beginning with the Fall 2011 semester may increase up to $53.28/SCH for resident students and up to $56.28/SCH for non resident students. These changes are subject to approval by the Board of Regents of the University of Houston System.  The premium tuition charged may be increased accordingly.

Cost per Semester Credit Hour
CollegeMasters/PS Resident CostMasters/PS Non-Resident CostDoctoral Resident CostDoctoral Non-Resident
Academic Affairs $263.90 $576.90 $263.90 $576.90
Architecture $324.45 $637.45 N/A N/A
Business $451.95 $764.95 $263.90 $576.90
College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences* $263.90 $576.90 $263.90 $576.90
Education $269.42 $582.42 $269.42 $582.42
Engineering $323.15 $636.15 $323.15 $636.15
Hotel and Restaurant Management $306.67 $619.67 N/A N/A
Honors N/A N/A N/A N/A
Natural Sciences & Mathematics $275.74 $588.74 $275.24 $588.74
Optometry $443.90 $756.90 $443.90 $756.90
Optomery Special Profession-1st Year $474.20 $787.20 N/A N/A
Optomery Special Profession $443.90 $756.90 N/A N/A
Pharmacy $373.90 $686.90 $373.90 $686.90
PharmD $445.55 $758.55 $445.55 $758.55
Social Work $308.87 $621.87 $308.87 $621.87
Technology $378.35 $691.35 N/A N/A

Notes: PHD premium: $313 per semester credit hour. Graduate students who exceed 99 hours are required to pay this premium charge, in addition to their resident tuition charges, in order to offset the loss of state funding. This is in addition to any other tuition requirements. (Education Code 54.012).

*Certain Courses in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences will require additional tuition due to the nature of the course and the requirement for special instruction. Those students taking courses in the following fields should add the additional tuition to each semester credit hour:

Cost per Semester Credit Hour
CourseFee
Art History $10
Art (Fine Arts) $15
Art (Design) $15
Communication $100
Communication Disorders $30
Creative Writing $15
Applied Music $50
Music Instruction $4.50
Theatre $15
Music $100

College of Law –Tuition rates for Fall 2011 (FY 2012)

Please Note: The following table reflects the anticipated tuition rates per semester credit hour in the College of Law beginning with the Fall 2011 semester. These rates are subject to approval by the Board of Regents of the University of Houston System.

Law
LLM/JD
Resident Cost
LLM/JD
Non-Resident Cost
Doctoral
Resident Cost
Doctoral
Non-Resident
Law JD -1st & 2nd Year $782.19 $1141.04
N/A N/A
Law JD - 3rd Year
$675.61 $1036.93
N/A N/A
Law LLM - 1st & 2nd Year $922.84 $1219.70 N/A N/A
Law LLM - 3rd Year $828.96
$1125.82
N/A N/A