Prospective Students | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
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We Provide the Opportunities; You Provide the Passion

At Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC), you are our passion; we work with purpose to develop programs that give you an abundance of opportunities. In our classrooms, clinics, and laboratories, your future in health care will advance under the transformative watch of dedicated professors and researchers. At TTUHSC, we see the 'bigger picture' of your journey. Our school gives you access to award-winning faculty, cutting-edge approaches, plus we encourage a balanced quality of life, with personal and professional growth. Welcome, your future starts here.

Discover Your Path 

You may know right-off what you'd like to study; perhaps you would like to become a nurse, a pharmacist, or a biochemist. Maybe you are still deciding which health care career path to follow. The good news at TTUHSC: our six schools and six locations offer students a comprehensive menu of health care education choices that lead to career options around the world. Explore our schools below.

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Funding your Education

We believe in making TTUHSC affordable for all who wish to serve their communities. To that end, we seek future health care practitioners, regardless of their family’s financial circumstances. Grants, scholarships and financial aid are available. Please let us guide you through the process of paying for your degree. Start here.

Life Beyond the Classroom

Come to TTUHSC to learn, to join and to lead in one of our many clubs, organizations and academic societies. These are great ways to enjoy a balanced quality of life and for you to grow personally and professionally. Expand your comfort zone, make new friends and make lifelong memories. Find out more. 

Meet your future TTUHSC students:

Bridget Hyde


Empowering Medical Students

Growing up, Briget Hyde, a second-year medical student, didn't see doctors that looked like her. When she was accepted into the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) School of Medicine, she wanted to help empower not just other minority medical students but also younger students from elementary to college. “To be able to be that role model for a child or aspiring medical student is a blessing and one of the best gifts I can give to others and to myself,” Hyde said. More

Paul Gaschen


Making a Difference: The Free Clinic Extraordinary Volunteers

Growing up in Lubbock, I’ve had the opportunity of witnessing change and growth. This was particularly evident in the medical field, as multiple hospitals and clinics were built to accommodate the greater West Texas area. However, I also knew that certain groups of people were being left behind. Those who could not afford to pay out of pocket and, for whatever reason, were not on any type of insurance, were overlooked. More


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TTUHSC Student Affairs

Consider the Office of Student Affairs your hub for support, and  the ultimate brain center for resources. MORE