Located at the prestigious Texas Medical Center, the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UT Health) was founded in 1972 by the University of Texas System Board of Regents with support from the Texas State Legislature. Today, UT Health is one of the most comprehensive academic health centers in the United States, conducting research in various health-related fields.
Students living in student housing or an off campus apartment have access to the school's world-renowned academic programs available through the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Medical School, School of Biomedical Informatics, School of Nursing, School of Dentistry and School of Public Health. Conferring a range of graduate and doctorate-level degrees, UT Health often encourages students to pursue interdisciplinary studies with its 11 joint degree programs.
As a medical school, UT Health has several teaching hospitals including the Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital and the Lyndon B. Johnson General Hospital. The school also contains a psychiatric hospital along with a an extensive network of regional clinics.
Student living and university living place students in one of the world's most famous and exciting academic medical research institutions with plenty of opportunities to begin an exciting health services career. Some research programs at UT Health include the Children's Learning Institute, the Human Genetics Center and the Center on Aging among dozens more.
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