Standardized Test Requirements

To apply for graduate study at the University of Houston, chances are you'll need to take a standardized test. Which test you'll take depends on which program you're pursuing. Here's a list:

Note: The TOEFL exam is required of applicants who obtained their degree from a country where English is not the official language.

Graduate Programs:

College of Architecture
GRE
Bauer College of Business
GMAT (master's programs)
GMAT or GRE (Ph.D. candidates)
College of Education
GRE
College of Engineering
GRE
Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management
GRE or GMAT
College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
GRE
College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
GRE
College of Optometry
GRE
College of Pharmacy
GRE, PCAT
College of Technology
GRE, GMAT, or MAT; see the College's website for details
Graduate College of Social Work
GRE

Professional Programs:

College of Pharmacy
GRE
PCAT
UH Law Center
LSAT
College of Optometry
OAT (Doctorate of Optometry)

For specific admission requirements for your intended program, please contact the department of your major. All test scores should be sent directly to the Office of Admissions.