The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) campus in Lubbock offers
students the opportunity to expand knowledge in five schools that are on the forefront
of health care education. Our programs and facilities give students the opportunity
for hands-on research and clinical experience, and various collaborations with community
entities provide students the practical knowledge that is vital to their success.
Our schools rank among the top institutions in the nation, and our faculty and students
are recognized for their accomplishments on local, regional and national levels.
TTUHSC Lubbock Schools
The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences strives to provide superior graduate education as well as leadership in increasing knowledge and understanding through scholarship and research. The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences is focused on educating the next generation of scientists and health-related professionals in a dynamic and productive research environment that fosters creativity and discovery. MORE
TTUHSC 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. 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 medical education program emphasizes the principles of primary care and provides sound inter-disciplinary and inter-professional training that integrates basic sciences knowledge, clinical skill, diversity, and a humanistic approach focusing on high standards and comprehensive evaluation. Principles of teamwork, humanistic care, and cost effectiveness are embedded into the practice of medicine. MORE
TTUHSC School of Nursing at Lubbock 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 Lubbock. MORE
TTUHSC 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
Caring for West Texas - Delivering innovative, collaborative, and compassionate care. Care comes first with Texas Tech Physicians. Our care teams specialize in preventative medicine, expert diagnosis, and innovative treatment. Learn more about the medical practice of TTUHSC
Through research, education and patient care, TTUHSC aims to promote a greater health environment for Lubbock and beyond. We strive to decrease health disparities in minority and rural populations and improve the health of the community through collaborations with area hospitals and health centers. The efforts of our faculty, staff and students influence the community, state, nation and world, and our vision of excellence lights the path for the future in the rapidly growing world of health care. Discover how we are making a difference:
Since 1969, more than 3,700 physicians have graduated from Texas Tech University Health Science Center School of Medicine. West Texas is home to more than 20 percent of practicing physicians from TTUHSC medical school and/or residency programs.
The collaboration between Lubbock city officials, community leaders and TTUHSC has created an innovative economic and academic development model for the future of the region's health care industry.
More than 100 local, rural community and private practicing physicians play a vital role in TTUHSC medical education by meeting the training needs of our medical students and resident physicians.
At Texas Tech University Health Science Center (TTUHSC), we’re driven to discover. Advances in medicine and science are the results of new ideas and approaches developed through research. We’re leading the way to new treatments and methods of preventative care.
Most importantly, we are finding better and faster ways to translate our laboratory research into clinical trials for patients—the only path to new treatments and cures. Make a difference:
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