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Admissions Contacts and Deadlines

There are fourteen colleges and schools at The University of Houston offering nearly 200 graduate programs. There are also a number of specialized certifications, and dual degree programs available for students to choose from.

Each department's graduate coordinator or advisor is the best source of information regarding admissions to your chosen program. Below you can find important contact and admission information for each college and department at UH. You are also encouraged to refer to the Graduate Catalog for updated admission or degree requirements for your chosen program.

Please click on the areas of study by College to see contact information:

Program Degrees Fall
Deadline
Spring
Deadline
Summer
Deadline
Contact
GERALD D. HINES COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN
Architecture MS Mar 1 Trang Phan
713-743-3463
Architecture Level I M.Arch Mar 1 Trang Phan 
713-743-3463
Architecture Level II M.Arch Mar 1 Trang Phan 
713-743-3463
Architectural Studies MA Mar 1 Trang Phan 
713-743-3463
Industrial Design MS Mar 1 Oct 1 Trang Phan 
713-743-3463
Program Degrees Fall
Deadline
Spring
Deadline
Summer
Deadline
Contact
KATHERINE G. McGOVERN COLLEGE OF THE ARTS
Art MFA Jan 15 (Priority)
May 15 (Final)
Kelly Ibarra
713-743-5934
Art History MA Jan 15 (Priority)
May 15 (Final)
Kelly Ibarra
713-743-5934
Arts Leadership MA Jul 1 (US)
May 15 (Intl)
Nov 14 Prof. Fleurette Fernando
713-743-4817
Music MM
DMA
Dec 1 (Priority)
Mar 15 (Final)
Oct 1 Kelly Ibarra
713-743-5934
Theatre - Acting MFA May 15 Prof. Jack Young
713-743-0705
Theatre - Design MFA May 15 Prof. Kevin Rigdon
713-743-2816
Theatre Studies MA May 15 Dr. Keith Byron Kirk
713-743-1146
Theatre - Summer MA for Educators MA Feb 15 (Priority)
May 15 (Final)
Jackie deMontmollin
Program Degrees Fall
Deadline
Spring
Deadline
Summer
Deadline
Contact
C.T. BAUER COLLEGE OF BUSINESS
Accountancy MS Jul 21 (US)
May 1 (Intl)
Dec 1 (US)
Oct 1 (Intl)
Apr 15 (US)
Feb 15 (Intl)
MSACCY Advisor
713-743-4696
Business Administration

Areas of Study:
Accountancy and Taxation
Finance
Management
Management Information Systems
Marketing and Entrepreneurship
Supply Chain Management

PhD

Feb 1

Jan 10 - ACCT Only

Jun 1 (US) - MIS Only
May 10 (Intl) - MIS Only

Bauer PhD Program

Faculty Contact:
ACCT - Dr. Lu
FINA - Dr. Jacobs
MANA - Dr. DeFrank
MIS - Dr. Cooper
MARK - Dr. Du
SCM - Dr. Sahin

Business Administration

Tracks:
Full-Time MBA
Professional MBA
Executive MBA (Leadership, Energy)

MBA Jul 1 (US)
May 15 (Intl)

Nov 1 (US)
Oct 1 (Intl)

*Only Professional Admits in Spring

Graduate Advisor
713-743-0700
Finance
MS Jul 1 (US)
May 15 (Intl)
Nov 1 (US)
Oct 1 (Intl)
Graduate Advisor
713-743-0700
Global Energy Management MS Jul 1 (US)
May 15 (Intl)
Nov 1 (US)
Oct 1 (Intl)
Graduate Advisor
713-743-0700
Management Information Systems
MS Jul 1 (US)
May 15 (Intl)
Nov 1 (US)
Oct 1 (Intl)
Graduate Advisor
713-743-0700
Marketing MS Jul 1 (US)
May 15 (Intl)
Nov 1 (US)
Oct 1 (Intl)
Graduate Advisor
713-743-0700
Supply Chain Management MS Jul 1 (US)
May 15 (Intl)
Nov 1 (US)
Oct 1 (Intl)
Graduate Advisor
713-743-0700
Program Degrees Fall
Deadline
Spring
Deadline
Summer
Deadline
Contact
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION
713-743-7676
Administrative & Supervision M.Ed Jul 1 (US)
Jun 1 (Intl)
Dec 1 Apr 1 Faculty Contact:
Dr. Bradley Carpenter
Curriculum and Instruction

Area of Study:
Art Education (ART)
Early Childhood Education (EC)
Elementary Education (ELEM)
Teaching and Learning for Health Science (HEALTH SCI)
Learning, Designing and Technology (LDT)
Mathematics Education (MATH)
Reading, Language Arts and Literacy Education (RLAL)
Science Education (SCI)
Social/History Education (SS)
Teaching and Teacher Education (TEACH)
M.Ed
Jul 1 (US)
Apr 1 (Intl)
Dec 1 (US)
Sep 1 (Intl)


ART-Dr. Sheng Chung
EC-Dr. Nicole Andrews
ELEM-Dr. Samuel Brower
HEALTH SCI-Dr. Bernard Robin
LDT-Dr. Sara McNeil
MATH-Dr. Jennifer Chauvot
RLAL-Dr. Laveria Hutchison
SCI-Dr. Sissy Wong & Dr. John Ramsey
SS-Dr. Cameron White
TEACH-Dr. Samuel Brower
Curriculum and Instruction

Area of Study:
Art Education (ART)
Early Childhood Education (EC)
Learning, Designing and Technology (LDT)
Mathematics Education (MATH)
Reading, Language Arts and Literacy Education(RLAL)
Science Education (SCI)
Social/History Education (SS)
Teaching and Teacher Education (TTE)
Ph.D Mar 1 (US)
Feb 1 (Intl)


ART-Dr. Sheng Chung
EC-Dr. Nicole Andrews
LDT-Dr. Sara McNeil
MATH-Dr. Jennifer Chauvot
RLAL-Dr. Laveria Hutchison
SCI-Dr. Sissy Wong & Dr. John Ramsey
SS-Dr. Cameron White
TTE-Dr. Samuel Brower
Counseling M.Ed Feb 15 Dr. Roberta Nutt
Counseling Psychology Ph.D Nov 21 Dr. Roberta Nutt
Higher Education M.Ed Feb 1 Dr. Lyle McKinney
Higher Education Leadership and Policy Ph.D Jun 9 (US)
Jan 15 (Intl)
Dr. Lyle McKinney
Measurement, Quantitative Methods, & Learning Sciences Ph.D Dec 1 Dr. Margit Wiesner

Professional Leadership

Area of Study:
Health Science Educator (HSE)
Literacy Education (LITE)
Social Education (SE)

Ed.D

May 1 (US)

Apr 1 (Intl)

Jul 1 (US) LITE,HSE Only



HSE - Dr. Bernard Robin
LITE - Dr. Laveria Hutchison
SE - Dr. Cameron White
Professional Leadership
Area of Study:
Special Populations
Ed.D May 1 (US)
Mar 1 (Intl)
Dec 1 (US)
Oct 1 (Intl)
Dr. Jacqueline Hawkins
Professional Leadership
Area of Study:
K-12 Administration
Ed.D Jul 1 Dec 1 (US)
Oct 1 (Intl)
Apr 1 Dr. April Peters-Hawkins
School Psychology PhD Dec 1 Dr. Bradley Smith
Special Populations M.Ed May 1 (US)
Mar 1 (Intl)
Dec 1 (US)
Oct 1 (Intl)
Dr. Kristen Hassett
Program Degrees Fall
Deadline
Spring
Deadline
Summer
Deadline
Contact
CULLEN COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING
Aerospace Engineering MS Jun 30 (US)
May 31 (Intl)
Dec 1 (US)
Oct 15 (Intl)
Cecily Smith
713-743-4440
Biomedical Engineering MS
PhD
Jun 30 (US)
May 31 (Intl)

Dec 1 (US) MS
Oct 15 (Intl) MS
Oct 15 (For All Ph.D.)

Deborah Hernandez
713-743-3239
Chemical Engineering

MS
PhD

MChE (Part-Time)

Jun 30 (US)
May 31 (Intl)

Dec 1 (US)MChE Only
Nov 1 (Intl)MChE Only

Yolanda Thomas
713-743-4311
Civil Engineering MS
PhD
Jun 30 (US)
May 31 (Intl)
Dec 1 (US) MS
Oct 15 (Intl) MS
Oct 15 (For All PhD)
Jose Rodriguez
713-743-7060
Computer & Systems
Engineering
MS Jun 30 (US)
May 31 (Intl)
Dec 1 (US)
Oct 15 (Intl)
Nafeesa Lynn
713-743-4403
Electrical Engineering MS
MEE
PhD
Jun 30 (US)
May 31 (Intl)
Dec 1 (US) MS,MEE
Oct 15 (Intl) MS,MEE
Oct 15 (For All PhD)
Nafeesa Lynn
713-743-4403
Environmental Engineering MS
PhD
Jun 30 (US)
May 31 (Intl)
Jose Rodriguez
713-743-7060
Geosensing Systems MS
PhD
Jun 30 (US)
May 31 (Intl)
Dec 1 (US) MS
Oct 15 (Intl) MS
Oct 15 (For All PhD)
Jose Rodriguez
713-743-7060
Industrial Engineering MS
PhD
Jun 30 (US)
May 31 (Intl)
Dec 1 (US) MS
Oct 15 (Intl) MS
Oct 15 (For All PhD)
Cyrena Edwards
713-743-4180
Materials Engineering MS
PhD
Jun 30 (US)
May 31 (Intl)
Dec 1 (US) MS
Oct 15 (Intl) MS
Oct 15 (For All PhD)

Tawania DeBurr
713-743-3846

Mechanical Engineering MS
MME
PhD
Jun 30 (US)
May 31 (Intl)
Dec 1 (US) MS,MME
Oct 15 (Intl) MS,MME
Oct 15 (For All PhD)
Cecily Smith
713-743-4440
Petroleum Engineering MPETE
PhD
Jun 30 (US)
May 31 (Intl)
Dec 1 (US) MS
Oct 15 (Intl) MS
Oct 15 (For All PhD)

Anne Sturm
832-842-4848
Trina Johnson
832-842-4838

Space Architecture MS Jun 30 (US)
May 31 (Intl)
Dec 1 (US)
Oct 15 (Intl)
Cecily Smith
713-743-4440
Subsea Engineering MSSE Jun 30 (US)
May 31 (Intl)
Dec 1 (US)
Oct 15 (Intl)
Jenna Donnelly
713-743-4522
Program Degrees Fall
Deadline
Spring
Deadline
Summer
Deadline
Contact
CONRAD N. HILTON COLLEGE OF HOTEL AND RESTAURANT MANAGEMENT
Global Hospitality Business MS Apr 30

Jennifer Glickman
713-743-4790

Hospitality Management MS May 31 Nov 1 (US)
Oct 1 (Intl)
Alisha Harrison
713-743-6537
Hospitality Management
(Executive option)
MHM Dec 1 (US)
Nov 1 (Intl)
Jamie Thomas
713-743-3363
Hospitality Administration PhD Feb 1 Alisha Harrison
713-743-6537
Program Degrees Fall
Deadline
Spring
Deadline
Summer
Deadline
Contact
UH LAW CENTER
Energy, Environment & Natural Resource Law LL.M. Jun 1 (US)
Apr 15 (Intl)
Nov 1 (U.S. only) Graduate Legal Studies
713-743-2890
U.S. Law LL.M. Jun 1 (US)
Apr 15 (Intl)
Graduate Legal Studies
713-743-2890
Health Law LL.M. Jun 1 (US)
Apr 15 (Intl)
Nov 1 (U.S. only) Graduate Legal Studies
713-743-2890
Intellectual Property & Information Law LL.M. Jun 1 (US)
Apr 15 (Intl)
Nov 1 (U.S. only) Graduate Legal Studies
713-743-2890
International Law LL.M. Jun 1 (US)
Apr 15 (Intl)
Nov 1 (U.S. only) Graduate Legal Studies
713-743-2890
Law JD Feb 15 (full-time)
May 15 (part-time)
Law Admissions
713-743-2280
Tax Law LL.M. Jun 1 (US)
Apr 15 (Intl)
Nov 1 (U.S. only) Graduate Legal Studies
713-743-2890
Program Degrees Fall
Deadline
Spring
Deadline
Summer
Deadline
Contact
COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology MA Jun 1 (US)
May 20 (Intl)
Dr. Rebecca Storey
713-743-3987
Athletic Training MAT Feb 1 Lauren Abbott
713-743-5882

Communication 

Areas of Study:
Health Communication
Mass Communication
Public Relations

MA Feb 1 (US) - Priority
Mar 1 (Intl)
Apr 1 (US)
Dr. Jen Vardeman-Winter
713-743-4294
Communication Sciences & Disorders MA Jan 15 Dr. Michelle Ivey
713-743-7074
Creative Writing MFA
PhD
Jan 2 Giuseppe Taurino
713-743-3014
English MA
PhD
Jan 15 Nov 15 (MA Only) Julie Kofford
713-743-2939
Economics, Applied MA Jun 1 (US)
May 20 (Intl)
Amber Pozo
713-743-3805
Economics PhD Feb 1 Amber Pozo
713-743-3805
Hispanic Studies, Spanish MA
PhD
Dec 1 Oct 21 (MA Only) Dr. Gabriela Baeza
713-743-3007
History MA
PhD
Jan 1 Daphyne Pitre
Kinesiology PhD Feb 15 Lauren Abbott
713-743-5882
Philosophy MA Jun 1 Dr. James Garson
713-743-3205
713-743-3010
Political Science MA
PhD
Feb 1 Nov 1 (US)
Oct 15 (Intl)
Nikki Soubra
713-743-0872
Psychology, Clinical PhD Dec 1 Patti Tolar
713-743-5544
Psychology, Developmental PhD Dec 1 Patti Tolar
713-743-5544
Psychology, Industrial & Organizational PhD Jan 15 Patti Tolar
713-743-5544
Psychology, Social PhD Jan 15 Patti Tolar
713-743-5544
Public Administration MPA Jun 15 Dec 1 Dr. Toshiyuki Yuasa
713-743-3931
Public Policy MPP Jun 15 Scott Mason
713-743-5572
Sociology MA Apr 1 Dec 1 (US)
Oct 1 (Intl)
Dr. Stella Grigorian
713-743-3960
Sport and Fitness
Administration
MA Jun 1 (US)
May 20 (Intl)
Nov 5 Mar 1 Lauren Abbott
713-743-5882
World Cultures & Literature MA Jun 1 (US)
May 20 (Intl)
Nov 8 Prof. Alessandro Carrera
713-743-3069
Program Degrees Fall
Deadline
Spring
Deadline
Summer
Deadline
Contact
COLLEGE OF NATURAL SCIENCES AND MATHEMATICS
Applied Mathematics MS Jul 1 (US)
May 15 (Intl)
Dec 4 (US)
Oct 1 (Intl)
Apr 1 (US) Neha Valji
713-743-3517
Atmospheric Sciences MS
PhD
Jul 1 (US) MS
May 15 (Intl) MS
Jan 5 (For All PhD)
Karen Maldonado
Jim Parker 
Biology PhD Jul 1 (US)
May 15 (Intl)
Sep 1 Rosezelia Jackson
Biochemistry PhD Jul 1 (US)
May 15 (Intl)
Sep 1 Rosezelia Jackson
Chemistry MS
PhD
Jan 15 (US) MS
Mar 31 (Intl) MS

Jul 1 (US) PhD
May 15 (Intl) PhD
MyTrang Baccam
Computer Science MS
PhD
Jun 1 (US) MS
Jan 15 (Intl) MS

Jun 1 (US) PhD
Jan 15 (Intl) PhD
Elizabeth Faig
Geology-Professional MS Jun 4 (US)
May 7 (Intl)
Dec 1 (US)
Oct 1 (Intl)
Apr 4 (US)
Mar 7 (Intl)
Karen Maldonado
Jim Parker 
Geology MS
PhD
Jul 1 (US) MS
May 15 (Intl) MS
Jan 5 (For All PhD)
Karen Maldonado
Jim Parker 
Geophysics-Professional MS Jun 4 (US)
May 7 (Intl)
Dec 1 (US)
Oct 1 (Intl)
Apr 4 (US)
Mar 7 (Intl)
Karen Maldonado
Jim Parker 
Geophysics MS
PhD
Jul 1 (US) MS
May 15 (Intl) MS
Jan 5 (For All PhD)
Karen Maldonado
Jim Parker 
Mathematics MA
MS
PhD
Jul 1 (US)
May 15 (Intl)
Dec 4 (US)
Oct 1 (Intl)
Apr 1 (US) Neha Valji
713-743-3517
Physics MS
PhD
May 31 Naomi Haynes
713-743-3523
Program Degrees Fall
Deadline
Spring
Deadline
Summer
Deadline
Contact
COLLEGE OF NURSING
Nursing MSN July 24 Dec 15

Nursing Advisor
832-842-8200

Program Degrees Fall
Deadline
Spring
Deadline
Summer
Deadline
Contact
COLLEGE OF OPTOMETRY
Optometry OD Mar 18 OD GradAdmissions
713-743-1847
Physiological Optics MS, PhD Apr 1 (PhD) Oct 21 (MS) PHOP GradAdmissions
713-743-1885
Program Degrees Fall
Deadline
Spring
Deadline
Summer
Deadline
Contact
COLLEGE OF PHARMACY
Pharmaceutics PhD Jan 20 Melissa Nieto
713-743-7725
Pharmacology PhD Jan 20 Melissa Nieto
713-743-7725
Pharmacy Leadership & Administration MS Jan 4 Contact
Melissa Nieto
Pharmaceutical Health Outcomes and Policy PhD Jan 10 Contact
Melissa Nieto
Professional Pharmacy PharmD Sep 13 (Early-Decisions)
Dec 2 (Regular-Decisions)
Morgan Ely
713-743-1291
Program Degrees Fall
Deadline
Spring
Deadline
Summer
Deadline
Contact
GRADUATE COLLEGE OF SOCIAL WORK
Social Work MSW
PhD
Mar 1 (MSW)
Jan 15 (PhD)
Oct 1 (Adv.
Stand. Only)
Cindy Crews
713-743-8075
Program Degrees Fall
Deadline
Spring
Deadline
Summer
Deadline
Contact
COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY
Construction Management MS Jul 1 (US)
April 1 (Intl)
Dec 15 (US)
Oct 15 (Intl)
COT Graduate Admissions
713-743-4100
Engineering Technology MS Jul 1 (US)
Apr 1 (Intl)
Dec 15 (US)
Oct 15 (Intl)
COT Graduate Admissions
713-743-4100
Global Retailing MS Jul 1 (US)
Apr 1 (Intl)
Dec 15 (US)
Oct 15 (Intl)
COT Graduate Admissions
713-743-4100
Human Resource Development MS Jul 1 (US)
Apr 1 (Intl)
Dec 15 (US)
Oct 15 (Intl)
COT Graduate Admissions
713-743-4100
Foresight MS Jul 1 (US)
Apr 1 (Intl)
Dec 15 (US)
Oct 15 (Intl)
COT Graduate Admissions
713-743-4100
Information Systems Security MS Jul 1 (US)
Apr 1 (Intl)
Dec 15 (US)
Oct 15 (Intl)
COT Graduate Admissions
713-743-4100
Supply Chain and Logistics Technology MS Jul 1 (US)
Apr 1 (Intl)
Dec 15 (US)
Oct 15 (Intl)
COT Graduate Admissions
713-743-4100
Technology Project Management MS Jul 1 (US)
Apr 1 (Intl)
Dec 15 (US)
Oct 15 (Intl)
COT Graduate Admissions
713-743-4100