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UHD - Northwest


UHD NORTHWESTUHD Northwest Class Schedule UHD Northwest Class Schedule Programs & Degrees Offered at UHD Northwest
For UHD courses in the northwest area of Harris County:
UHD-Northwest at Lone Star College-University Park
Building 12
20515 SH 249
Houston, TX 77070
Telephone: 713-237-5400
Fax: 713-237-5403

For textbooks for classes at UHD Northwest, please check here.

Joint Admissions
UHD has created a joint admission partnership with Lone Star College to help you make the transition into a four-year university. Joint admission means that you are actually admitted to both institutions while attending one and/or the other. For more information on joint admissions check here.

Contact Us
Maria Estrada 
University of Houston Downtown
Coordinator/Advisor Distance Education
Office: 713-237-5405 


Dan Starr
University of Houston Downtown
Coordinator/Advisor Distance Education
Office: 713-237-5404 


mapDirections to UHD Northwest

From Beltway 8:

Drive north on State Hwy 249.
Continue north of FM 1960.
Exit Louetta Rd./Jones Rd.
Continue 0.4 mile make a U-Turn onto SH 249 south.
Proceed 0.2 mile. Take Entrance 1 on the right.
Proceed straight through light into Parking Garage 11.

From Tomball:
Drive south on State Hwy 249.
Exit Jones Rd./Louetta Rd.
Continue 0.2 mile past Louetta Rd.
Take Entrance 1 on the right.
Proceed straight through light into Parking Garage 11.

Degrees & Programs Offered at UHD Northwest

BS Criminal Justice
BAAS Criminal Justice
BAIS with EC-6 Generalist Certification
BAIS with EC-6 Bilingual Generalist Certification
BBA General Business
Master of Arts in Teaching
BAAS Safety Management
BA Mathematics
BA Mathematics with Secondary-level Teacher Certification
BS Biological and Physical Sciences
BS Biological and Physical Sciences with Secondary-level Teacher Certification
BA Humanities
BA Social Sciences
BS Social Sciences
BBA Management
BBA Accounting

Programs Anticipated Beginning Fall 2011

MS Criminal Justice
BBA Finance
BBA Computer Information Systems


UHD Northwest now offers the THEA Quick Test


2011 THEA Quick Test Testing Schedule

Fri: February 11           Sat: March 12              Fri: April 8           Sat: May 21                  Fri: June 17

Sat:  July 23                  Sat: September 3        Fri: October 7     Sat: November 12       Fri: Dec. 16

The last day to register for the Quick THEA is one week prior to the test date
Registration for the February 11 exam begins Monday January 3, 2011.

For more information please stop by the UHD Office located at
B12.233 or call 713-237-5400

Students interested in degrees with teacher certification must have passed all 3 sections of THEA. 


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Last updated or reviewed on 2/8/11

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