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2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog 
2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog [Not Current Academic Year. Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

Naval Science

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The University of Houston, in collaboration with Rice University, offers scholarships that lead to a commission as a Naval Officer, as well as a minor in Naval Science.

Students enroll in the Navy Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) program as scholarship or nonscholarship students. Sophomores may apply for the optional two-year program.

The Department of Naval Science is administered by a senior U.S. Navy officer, assisted by officers and enlisted personnel of the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps.


The Naval Science courses offered by the University of Houston are taught at Rice. Advising for the minor is available at Rice at the following location:

Naval Science Building
Rice University
6100 Main Street
Houston, TX