University description (as per official university website)
Our students receive a comprehensive, practical education spanning a broad range of health issues. With six schools, seven campuses and two centers, we'll prepare you for a health care career through hands-on training in clinical and research settings. Whether your ambition is for a career in medicine, nursing, pharmacy, biomedical sciences or an allied health field, HSC provides you with the real-world experience necessary to understand and meet the challenges facing the health care community. Learn more about the opportunities offered at the University preparing the most doctors and health care professionals in the region:
* Allied Health Sciences
* Biomedical Sciences
* Anita Thigpen Perry School of Nursing
* HSC School of Medicine
* Paul L. Foster School of Medicine
The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, masters, doctoral, and professional degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. The Commission should be contacted only if there is evidence that appears to support the institution’s significant non-compliance with a requirement or standard.
A member of the Texas Tech University System, TTUHSC has been accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools as an institution separate from Texas Tech University since 2004. Reaffirmation of SACS accreditation for TTUHSC is scheduled to occur in 2009 and every ten years thereafter.
For information on institutional scholarships, contact the Health Sciences Center Admissions Office for your school:
* Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
* School of Allied Health Sciences
* School of Medicine
* School of Nursing
* School of Pharmacy