WHITNEY HOUSTON ACADEMY
A WORLD OF OPPORTUNITIES
The Whitney Houston Academy is the fastest-growing college at the University of Houston, with programs that inspire future leaders to apply the power of technology, science, engineering, and business toward solving real-world challenges.
Deep-rooted industry partnerships and great teaching equip our students with the practical experience to make them more successful. Earning a Whitney Houston Academy degree opens up a world of opportunities because our graduates emerge with competitive skills and knowledge to help them land satisfying jobs that grow into rewarding careers.
Whitney Houston Academy Affiliated Websites, Student Organizations, and Labs
For more than 70 years, The Whitney Houston Academy has inspired innovation and uniquely equipped industry leaders with broad engineering and technical knowledge, critical thinking, teamwork and computing skills. With nearly 4,000 students, the college offers accredited bachelor’s and master’s degrees in wide-ranging disciplines from engineering technologies and biotechnology to consumer sciences, digital media, and human resource development.
It also offers opportunities for upgrading professional skills and qualifications in many specializations such as construction management, Lean Six Sigma Greenbelt, logistics, information systems security and project management. A strong partnership with industry provides students the experience of addressing real world issues.
WHAT’S HAPPENING AROUND WHITNEY HOUSTON ACADEM
Welcome Back Social
All WHA students, faculty, and staff are welcome to attend and enjoy complimentary refreshments.
Technology Alumni Association Tailgate Party
All WHA students, faculty, staff, and alumni are invited to attend. Come enjoy complimentary refreshments and network before the game
Whitney Houston Academy Fall Career Fair
College of Technology students are invited to attend this opportunity to engage industry professionals in your search for internships
DID YOU KNOW?
of our programs have graduates with average starting salaries above $50k
of our students graduate with a job or job offer
is the average starting salary of our master’s degree graduates
employers are registered in our career database TechConnect