The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health has six campuses across Texas in the cities of Houston, Austin, Brownsville, Dallas, El Paso and San Antonio. The mission of UTHealth School of Public Health is to improve the health of the people across the State of Texas, the nation and the world by providing the highest quality graduate education, translational research and service to the profession and the community.
The Houston campus, located in the heart of Houston’s Texas Medical Center – the largest medical city in the world – offers students unmatched opportunities for research and employment. Each of the five other campuses has its own faculty and research specialties. Students can attend class at any of the six campuses via Interactive Television (ITV).
UTHealth School of Public Health – which first opened in 1969 as The University of Texas School of Public Health – is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) and the university is accredited by the Souther Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). Visit online.
The school of Public Health is part of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). Established in 1972 by The University of Texas System Board of Regents, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery and excellence in patient care. The most comprehensive academic health center in the UT System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region, UTHealth is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical sciences, dentistry, nursing and public health and the John P. and Katherine G. McGovern Medical School. UTHealth includes The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center, as well as the growing clinical practices UT Physicians, UT Dentists and UT Health Services. The university’s primary teaching hospitals are Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and Harris Health Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital. For more information visit us online.