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Information for Undergraduate Students

The Technology Division at the Cullen College of Engineering currently offers eleven (11) fully accredited undergraduate degree programs. Our diverse program options help prepare students to meet the needs of a dynamic marketplace that demands competent, well-trained technologists.

The college also offers PROMES, an academic excellence program that offers workshops, mentoring sessions and group activities to Cullen College students. In addition, the college has a dynamic Career Center available for students looking for professional development workshops, internships and jobs.


Undergraduate applications are processed and evaluated by the Office of Admissions and, for international students, the Office of International Admissions. For deadlines and instructions on applying for admission to the University of Houston, please visit here.


Freshman Admission Requirements

Freshman admission into the Technology Division’s undergraduate programs has additional requirements beyond the University of Houston’s freshman admissions criteria.

Freshman applicants must meet the following criteria:

Freshman Admission Requirements
Class Rank With Test Score
Without A Test Score
Unweighted GPA
Admissions Type
Top 10% No Minimum No Minimum Assured Admission
11 – 25% 1080 | 21 3.40 Assured Admission
26 – 50% 1170 | 24 3.45 Assured Admission
All Others - - Individual Review
Required High School Courses for Technology Division Majors
Biology, Chemistry, or Physics 2 units
Algebra 2 units
Geometry 2 units
Pre-Calculus 2 units
English 4 units

Transfer Admission Requirements

Several Technology Division majors have additional requirements beyond the UH transfer admission criteria. The additional requirements for those specific majors are detailed below.

Major Admission Type / Coursework Required GPA
Biotechnology Assured Admission
(no admission through individual review)
Computer Information Systems Assured Admission
(no admission through individual review)
Construction Management Assured Admission
(no admission through individual review)

Computer Engineering Technology
Electrical Power Engineering Technology
Mechanical Engineering Technology

All college-level coursework attempted 2.50
All college-level physics coursework attempted 2.00
All college-level math coursework attempted 2.00
Must have completed at least one of the following: MATH 2312, MATH 2413, and/or MATH 2414 -

International Student Admissions Requirements

International students must meet the Technology Division admission requirements listed above, in addition to satisfying all other UH admission requirements for international students. More information can be found here.


Former students must apply for re-admission if you:

  • were previously enrolled in undergraduate coursework at the University of Houston and
  • are ready to return to UH after an enrollment pause of 13 months or longer or
  • are ready to return to UH from academic suspension

Students who wish to apply for readmission from suspension can find more information here.

Contact Information

For further information, contact:

Andres Acosta

Andres Acosta
Program Manager, Undergraduate Recruitment and Outreach
amacosta4 [at] (amacosta4[at]uh[dot]edu)