The SLHS program begins in August of each year. Please visit the link below for deadline
information. The online application and all supporting documentation must be received
by the deadline. Applicants will be informed of admissions decisions by May 1st . Admissions Requirements
Online Application SHP application information can be accessed through the website. Please make sure that all information
on your application is correct before selecting "Submit." If a change needs to be
made, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application Fee The TTUHSC Application Fee can be paid through the online application by credit card.
You may also pay by check or money order; mail a check or money order to the Office
of Admissions and Student Affairs (3601 4th Street MS 6294, Lubbock, TX 79430). Please
make checks and money orders payable to "TTUHSC." Your application will not be considered
for admission until your fee has been paid.
Official Transcripts The Office of Admissions and Student Affairs must receive a current, official transcript from every institution that you've attended. If you have attended TTU or TTUHSC, you only need to send official transcripts from
the other institutions you've attended. Transcripts must be in a sealed envelope from
the institution and must have been printed within the last year. Please send all official
transcripts to the following address:
TTUHSC SHP Admissions and Student Affairs
3601 4th Street MS 6294 Lubbock, TX 79430
Minimum GPA A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 is required; this includes all courses taken at every institution attended.
Prerequisites for SLHS Traditional Program
All prerequisite courses must be complete prior to when the program begins in August.
Students may be enrolled or planning to enroll in prerequisite coursework at the time
they apply, as long as all prerequisite coursework will be complete by
Texas Common Core Requirements (42 minimum hours)The Texas Common Core course requirements can be found by visiting the TTUHSC Core Curriculum website.
Note: For the Natural Sciences requirement, our department requires one Life Science course
(animal biology, human anatomy and physiology, or genetics) and one Physical Science
course (physics or chemistry).
Additional Prerequisite Courses (21 minimum hours)
Social and Behavioral Science
(COMS 2350 Introduction to Communication Disorders)
Minimum Total Hours
COMS 2350 is a recommended (but not required) TTU course.
International Applicants All foreign coursework must be evaluated by a Foreign Credential Service. We also
require TOEFL/IELTS Scores for any applicant for whom English is their second language
(scores are considered on a case by case basis). Please refer to our International Applicants webpage for more information and TOEFL/IELTS exemptions. Application Process
Fulfillment of the basic requirements does not guarantee admission. The admissions
committee selects the most qualified applicants for admission by considering cumulative
GPA and prerequisite GPA. Application Submission Checklist
Online heatlh-professions Application
Questions regarding the application process should be directed to the Office of Admissions
and Student Affairs. Please contact our office by phone at 806-743-3220 or email at