The University of Houston has been ranked among the best in the United States in a number of categories, according to the U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges 2021 rankings. UH earned a top 50 ranking as a “Top Performer for Social Mobility,” and also landed on the lists for “Top Public Schools” and “Best Value Schools.”
“Once again, the University of Houston has proven itself to be a major player among top ranked universities in the country,” said UH President Renu Khator. “The recognition that UH is fulfilling its mission of value and accessibility by producing successful graduates who are upwardly mobile, no matter the economic disadvantages they may have faced, is particularly meaningful.”
UH improved its overall ranking among top National Universities by nine spots, to No. 176. Schools in this category offer a full range of undergraduate, master’s and doctoral programs and are committed to producing groundbreaking research. Individual undergraduate programs recognized include the Cullen College of Engineering (No. 79), the C.T. Bauer College of Business (No. 81 overall, No. 58 in accounting) and the Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship, which was recognized as a top 15-ranked program.