Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

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School Overview

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) has its main campus in Lubbock but there are also campuses in Amarillo, Abilene, El Paso, Dallas, and the Permian Basin in Texas. It provides programs in Biomedical Sciences, Allied Health Sciences, Nursing, Medicine, and Pharmacy. TTUHSC is a separate, equal university in the Texas Tech University System.

In addition to its research and teaching activities, it also provides medical help to over 100 countries and all the Texas Department of Corrections facilities (in the western part of Texas.)

General Information

Admission Office
3601 Fourth Street
Lubbock, TX 79430
(806) 743-2300
Main Address
3601 Fourth Street
Lubbock, TX 79430
(806) 743-2300

www.ttuhsc.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 723
Degree-seeking undergrads: 723
Graduate enrollment: 1,173

Setting
Urban setting
Small city (50,000 – 249,999)
Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral
First Professional

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $40

Online application fee: $40

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: Not reported

Tuition & Fees

Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Tuition for In-state Students $4,920
In-state Student Fees $2,162
Tuition for Out-of-state Students $12,360
Out-of-state Student Fees $2,287

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 591 291 332
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 31 7
Biomedical Sciences, General 5
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology 1 2
Molecular Biology 21 3
Neuropharmacology 1 1
Physiology, General 3 1
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences, General 591 260 325
Athletic Training/trainer 23
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology/technologist 25
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 40 34 8
Family Practice Nurse/nursing 55
Health/health Care Administration/management 15 15
Medicine 145
Nursing Administration 7
Nursing Education 14
Nursing Practice 19
Occupational Therapy/therapist 34
Pharmaceutical Sciences 2 4
Pharmacy 92
Physical Therapy/therapist 1 57
Physician Assistant 47
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse 511
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/counselor 28
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

Undergraduate Majors

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical Laboratory Science B
Communication Disorders B
Health Services – General B
Health System Administration B
Nursing (RN) B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Attendance Status

Undergraduate Student Gender

Undergraduate Student Age

Graduate Attendance Status

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity


*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(806) 743-1000
Website:www.ttuhsc.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.ttuhsc.edu
Address:3601 4th Street, Lubbock, TX 79430
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:5,232
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:5 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:2,811 (54% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$0
Out-of-state Tuition:$0
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$0

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences131
Health Professions and Related Programs25114
Grand total35145

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Health Professions and Related Programs2461
Grand total2461

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0
Books and supplies$0

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$8,385
Out-of-state$18,327

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid0%
Grant or scholarship aid0%$0
Student loan aid0%$0

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid70747%$4,836
Federal student loans76952%$8,636

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment5,232
Undergraduate enrollment1,544
Graduate enrollment3,688

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education
    • Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses
    • Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses
    • Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses
    • Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses
  • Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
    • Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs
    • Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
    • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
    • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    • Clinical doctoral program in Audiology
    • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • Liaison Committee on Medical Education
    • Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree
    • Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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