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Study at The University of Texas Health Science Center At Houston

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston was established in the year 1972. It was created by the UT System Board of Regents and supported by the Texas Legislature in the world famous Texas Medical Center. The campus includes more than 40 academic buildings. The university confers a wide variety of degrees and certificates in diverse Course Topics. It is organized into the following academic divisions:
  • Dental Branch
  • Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
  • Medical School
  • School of Health Information Sciences
  • School of Nursing
  • School of Public Health
The University of Texas Health Science Center has an active student life. They can participate in several recreational sports that are organized on campus.

Profile of The University of Texas Health Science Center At HoustonUTHSC Houston is located in Houston, TX (a large city). The school is a public institution. The highest degree level offered by UTHSC Houston is the Doctoral degree.

Course Topics

The school is known for its programs in medicine, science, nursing and emergency medicine, and medical administration.

UTHSC Houston Selectivity

UTHSC Houston does not offer open admission.

The school maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges. UTHSC Houston has a tenure system for senior faculty. The full-time faculty at the school is well-paid, which often goes with faculty quality.

Student Enrolment

UTHSC Houston had 3, 774 enrolled students in 2007. UTHSC Houston Programs and Degrees
General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors
Medicine395medicine, public health, dentistry, orthodontology, neuroscience, pediatric dentristry, oral surgery, medical scientist, . . .
Nursing and Emergency Medicine310registered nursing, nurse practitioner, nurse anesthetist, clinical nurse specialist, nursing administration, nursing science, various nursing
Science153epidemiology, oncology, developmental biology and embryology, biostatistics, biophysics, human genetics, biochemistry, molecular biology, . . .
Medical administration68public health education, health care administration, medical informatics, occupational health
Medical Support and Technology47dental hygienist
Therapy and Counselling26community health services, genetic Counselling, behavioral sciences
Conservation and Resource Management3environmental science
Family and Social Work3public policy analysis
Contact: UTHSC HoustonThe University of Texas Health Science Center At Houston

7000 Fannin Suite 1700

Houston, TX 77030

General Phone: (713) 500-3000

http://www.uth. tmc.edu/

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