Department of Health and Human Performance College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences University of Houston

Department of Health and Human Performance College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences University of Houston

Houston, TX
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
45%
55%
student ratio
75
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 1
fall application deadline
49%
acceptance rate
5 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Kinesiology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Physical Education Master of Education (M Ed)
    • Exercise Science Master of Science (MS)
    • Human Nutrition Master of Science (MS)
    • Human Space Exploration Sciences Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 32
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

49% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 87
    • Accepted 43
    • Acceptance Rate 49
    • Enrolled 22
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 1st April 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st October 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (minimum 35th percentile on each section), minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE (minimum 35th percentile on each section), minimum cumulative GPA of 3.3
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students75
    • Female Percentage45%
    • Male Percentage55%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students75
    • Part-time Percentage37%
    • Full-time Percentage63%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American14%
    • White / Caucasian73%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty18
    • Full-time Percentage78%
    • Part-time Percentage22%
    • Female Percentage28%
    • Male Percentage72%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBiomechanics, exercise physiology, obesity, nutrition, space exploration science
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Health and Human Performance

College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
University of Houston

4800 Calhoun Road
Houston, TX 77204
United States

Dr. Charles Layne

Chairperson

Phone: 713-743-9868
Fax: 713-743-9860
Email: clayne2@uh.edu

Todd Boutte

Graduate Admission Counselor

Phone: 713-743-0571
Fax: 713-743-0123
Email: tboutte@mail.coe.uh.edu


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