The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso has a 40-year long history of service to the community in education, research, and patient care. The fourth university under the Texas Tech University system, TTUHSC El Paso is located in the second largest bi-national metropolitan area on the U.S.-Mexico border. A population of 2.7 million makes up the region. Due to its location, the university is positioned to lead the nation in border health initiatives making it an exciting place to learn, conduct research, and treat patients. In education, our schools include the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine, the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and the Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing. In just a few years, upwards of 1000 students from different healthcare disciplines will study alongside each other, preparing to serve the most underserved areas in Texas – and share their knowledge throughout the world. "Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, masters, doctoral, and professional degrees. Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso is a part of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and is currently seeking separate accreditation by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center."
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso focuses on education, patient care, and research on the U.S.-Mexico border and beyond.