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.

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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?

18

of our programs have graduates with average starting salaries above $50k

72%

of our students graduate with a job or job offer

$76k

is the average starting salary of our master’s degree graduates

2,854

employers are registered in our career database TechConnect