Initially founded by the Texas State Legislature in 1969 as Texas Tech University School of Medicine, the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is one of the state's leaders in medical education, patient care and health research. Today, the Health Sciences Center is comprised of seven schools with other locations in Abilene, Amarillo, Dallas/Fort Worth, Midland, Odessa and El Paso. While a member of the Texas Tech University System, the Health Sciences Center is a distinct institution. Other academic facilities in the Health Sciences Center include the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine, the School of Nursing, the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, the School of Pharmacy, the School of Allied Health Sciences, Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing and the School of Medicine.
Students living in student housing or an off campus apartment near the Health Sciences Center have access to the school's diverse and exceptional programs ranging throughout master's and doctorate level medical and health fields. Students also have opportunities to become part of the university's extensive research into issues like cancer, reproduction, aging, rural health and genetic diseases.
Student living and university living also allow for participation in the school's statewide health care facilities. The Health Sciences Center serves 108 counties across western and southern Texas.
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