Our students receive a comprehensive, practical education spanning a broad range of health issues. With schools of Pharmacy, Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions on our campus, plus the Women's Health Research Institute, we'll prepare you for a health care career through hands-on training in clinical and research settings. Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center provides you with the real-world experience necessary to understand - and meet - the challenges facing the health care community.
TTUHSC Amarillo Schools
Texas Tech University School of Health Professions offers students a focused path to careers in critical segments of the health care industry. Our programs combine scholarly research with hands-on clinical experiences. Combined our campuses serve over 1400 students enrolled in twenty-one different graduate and undergraduate programs. We've been pioneers in a number of programs, from offering the first Doctor of Audiology program west of the Mississippi, to having the first Master of Science in Molecular Pathology in the country. MORE
The School of Medicine at Amarillo trains medical students and residents with particular emphasis in clinical care. Over 70 medical students and over 75 residents receive training on our campus every year. Our student and resident educational experiences are highly rated due to superior bed-side teaching, a high faculty-to-student ratio, and a wide range of clinical facilities. Fellowships in geriatrics, women's health, and rural obstetrics add to our student and resident training program. MORE
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Nursing at Amarillo is committed to creating possibilities that prepare nursing students to meet the challenges of today's complex health care environment. We offer many options in nursing education, and you'll never have to leave Amarillo. MORE
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Pharmacy offers one of the most comprehensive pharmacy education and training programs of in the U.S. and is ranked among the top 20 pharmacy programs in the country. The school is recognized for its training excellence in clinical, rural, community and administrative pharmacy and our students receive more clinical training than do students from any other pharmacy program in the country. We offer a highly respected Pharm.D./M.B.A. dual-degree program and associated M.S. and Ph.D. programs in pharmaceutical sciences and biotechnology. MORE
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center's department of Biomedical Sciences together with the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences in Amarillo offer the Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmaceutical Sciences. As a result of integrated training in biomedical and pharmaceutical science, our graduates have excellent career opportunities with academic institutions, the biomedical and pharmaceutical industries and governmental agencies. MORE
Centers and Institutes
Investigating and treating complex health issues especially those affecting historically underserved populations the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at Amarillo provides creative solutions to the health care challenges of today and tomorrow. Through partnerships with teaching hospitals, health care professionals and local communities, HSC works toward solving the health care problems of West Texas and beyond through education, research and practice. Discover how our programs are having a national and global impact:
- Breast Center of Excellence
- Clinical Research Unit
- InfantRisk Center
- Laura W. Bush Institute for Women's Health
- School of Medicine Cancer Research Group
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