Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center offers a variety of resources for both
students interested in pursuing their education via distance learning and faculty
who are teaching electronically delivered courses.
Additional online and regional programs are offered by Texas Tech University and Angelo State University.
State Authorization for Distance Education
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) has been approved by Texas to
participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements
(NC-SARA). NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of postsecondary
distance education. Please see the SARA Policies and Standards document for details of specific authorized activities. This agreement covers all
*Massachusetts, (authorized via NC-SARA - updated January, 2017).
Please note that TTUHSC is not authorized to conduct internships leading to professional
licensure without direct coordination with the licensure board in that state. TTUHSC
has implicit or explicit agreement to conduct 100% online learning activities to students
in the indicated states. These agreements do not explicitly allow additional activities
with a few exceptions such as a limited number of legislative internships in Washington,
D.C. NC-SARA also does NOT include approval by State Boards – such as Board of Nursing,
Physical Therapy, etc. For TTUHSC School of Health Professions (SHP) and School of
Nursing (SON) Licensing Boards, click here.
TTUHSC has been approved by Texas to participate in the National Council for State
Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA). NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach
to state oversight of postsecondary distance education.
The student portal allows you as a distance learning student to manage your educational experience through
one website. WebRaider provides you these services: university announcements, personal
information updates, monitoring of your TTUHSC student account, student services,
and registration for each semester no matter where you are located.