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This is Public Health (TIPH) Virtual Fair

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Prospective Student Open House

Join us for the Spring 2019 Prospective Student Open House on Friday, February 22, 2019 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. (CT) at all UTHealth School of Public Health campuses. Immediately following the open house, the Dietetic Internship Program will give a presentation from 12:15-1:15 p.m. in the Research and Demonstration Kitchen at the Houston campus. 

The Prospective Student Open House will provide an in-depth look at the School of Public Health and provide information on the admissions process. The event will also give guests the opportunity to meet with faculty, staff and students from the department they are interested in. For more information, please email the admissions team at SPHadmissions@uth.tmc.edu.

Please RSVP for the Prospective Student Open House here.

Meet a Representative at: 

Fall 2018

University or Professional School Name City State Date Name of Event Location of Event
University of Houston- Main Campus  Houston TX September 12, 2018 TIPH Fair School of Public Health-Atrium, 5:30-7:30pm
University of North Texas Denton TX September 17, 2018 Graduate and Professional School Fair University Union, 3:00-6:00pm
Austin College Sherman TX September 20, 2018 Graduate and Professional School Fair Wright Campus Center, 11:00am-1:30pm
University of Illinois at Chicago, School of Public Health Chicago IL September 25, 2018 TIPH Fair Student Union Center East, 5:30-7:30pm
Texas Woman's University Denton TX September 25, 2018 Texas Woman's University Graduate and Professional School Fair Pioneer Gym, 11:00am-2:00pm
University of Texas at Dallas Richardson TX September 26, 2018 UTD Graduate School Expo Visitor Center and University Bookstore (VCB), 12:00-3:00pm
Texas Wesleyan University Fort Worth TX September 27, 2018 Graduate & Professional Schools Fair Lou's Place Pavilion, 11:00am-1:00pm
University of Texas at El Paso  El Paso TX October 2, 2018 Graduate & Professional Schools Fair Union East, Third Floor, 10:00am-2:00pm
University of California Berkeley San Francisco CA October 4, 2018 TIPH Fair San Francisco County Fair Building- Auditorium, 5:30-7:30pm
Baylor University Waco TX October 8, 2018 Baylor University Graduate & Professional School Fair Cashion 5th Floor, 2:00-5:00pm
University of Texas at Austin Austin TX October 9, 2018 UT Austin Graduate School Fair Texas Union Ballroom, 10:00am-2:00pm
St. Edward's University Austin TX October 10, 2018 2018 Graduate and Professional School Fair Mabee Ballrooms, 11:00am-1:30pm
Texas State University San Marcos TX October 11, 2018 Graduate and Professional School Fair LBJ Student Center, 11:00am-2:00pm
Huston-Tillotson University  Austin TX October 18, 2018 Ht's Graduate School Fair Student Union , 12:00-2:00pm
Our Lady of the Lake University San Antonio TX October 23, 2018 Texas Swing Graduate Fair PWSR and Blue Room, 11:00am-2:00pm
Texas Lutheran University Seguin TX October 23, 2018 Graduate and Professional School Fair Texas Lutheran University Graf Lounge, ASC, 10:30am-1:00pm
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health New York NY October 24, 2018 TIPH Fair New York City Fire Museum, 5:30-7:30pm
University of Texas at San Antonio San Antonio TX October 24, 2018 UTSA Graduate and Professional School Fair  Sombrilla Plaza, 10:00am-2:00pm
Schreiner University Kerrville TX October 25, 2018 16th Annual Graduate and Professional School Fair Cailloux Campus Activity Center, 11:00am-2:00pm
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Brownsville TX October 31, 2018 Graduate & Professional School Fair PlainsCapital Bank El Gran Salon (Student Union), 10:00am-2:00pm
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Edinburg TX November 1, 2018 Graduate & Professional School Fair University Ballroom, 10:00am-2:00pm

Spring 2019

University or Professional School Name City State Date Name of Event Location of Event
Texas State University San Marcos TX February 11, 2019 Graduate and Professional School Fair LBJ Student Center, 11:00am-2:00pm
Texas A&M International University Laredo TX February 12, 2019 Graduate and Professional School Fair Student Center Ballroom, 10:00am-2:00pm
Houston Methodist Hospital  Houston TX March 8-9, 2019 7th Annual global Health Conference UNLIMITED 2019 Houston Methodist Hospital, 12:30-7pm & 7:30am-7:30pm 

For more information, please email the admissions team at SPHadmissions@uth.tmc.edu or contact us at 713-500-9032.

 

When you’re looking at graduate schools of public health, there are many factors to consider. The quality of each program, the price of tuition, access to faculty and the opportunity for hands-on public health practice are just of a few areas prospective students think about before making a final decision.

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health is at the top of the list in all of those areas and a few more. Take a look.

  • UTHealth SPH has the lowest tuition among US schools of public health about $5,500 per year for full-time tuition and basic fees in-state and about $17,600 for out-of-state residents. (Most scholarships and traineeships allow out-of-state students to qualify for in-state tuition.)
  • There are six campuses across Texas to choose from Houston, Austin, Brownsville, Dallas, El Paso and San Antonio.
  • The main Houston campus is located in the world’s largest medical center the Texas Medical Center.
  • The cost-of-living in Texas is among the lowest in the US.
  • UTHealth SPH has over 160 faculty who know students are the future of public health.
  • UTHealth SPH is the #1 ranked doctoral program in Health Promotion/Health Education.
  • One of the top population genetics programs in the world.
  • UTHealth SPH offers 4 online certificate programs.
  • Students interact on a daily basis with peers at other campuses via Interactive Television (ITV).
  • The Student Epidemic Intelligence Society works with health departments across Texas to give students hands-on experiences in everyday public health as well as in extraordinary disasters such as Hurricane Katrina.

Learn more about UTHealth School of Public Health in our latest Fact Book: 

Houston

Student Services: Admissions

Main Number 713-500-9032 sphadmissions@uth.tmc.edu

Elvis Parada

713-500-9028 Elvis.A.Parada@uth.tmc.edu
Nathalie Guardado 713-500-9055    Nathalie.M.Guardado@uth.tmc.edu

Certificate/Non-Degree Programs

Nathalie Guardado 713-500-9055    Nathalie.M.Guardado@uth.tmc.edu

Dual Degrees

Robert Hammarberg 713-500-9031 Robert.Hammarberg@uth.tmc.edu
Amanda Smithson  713-500-9036      Amanda.K.Smithson@uth.tmc.edu

Management Policy & Community Health Practice

Leticia Valles 713-500-9196 Leticia.F.Valles@uth.tmc.edu

Health Promotion & Behavioral Sciences

Claire Strickland 713-500-9985 Claire.Strickland@uth.tmc.edu

Epidemiology

JR Bright  713-500-9361 JR.F.Bright@uth.tmc.edu

Biostatistics and Data Science

Kevin Banks 713-500-9584 Kevin.J.Banks@uth.tmc.edu

Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences

Leticia Valles 713-500-9196 Leticia.F.Valles@uth.tmc.edu

Austin

Tosa Nixon 512-391-2502   Tosa.Nixon@uth.tmc.edu
Kathleen Manuel 512-391-1375       Kathleen.Manuel@uth.tmc.edu

Brownsville

Jeanette Broshears 956-755-0678     Jeanette.L.Broshears@uth.tmc.edu

Dallas

Kent Long 972-546-2923    Kent.Long@uth.tmc.edu 
Molly Patterson   972-546-2929       Molly.B.Patterson@uth.tmc.edu

El Paso

Maribel Alomari 915-747-8500     Maribel.Alomari@uth.tmc.edu

San Antonio 

Debra Leal 210-276-9016 Debra.A.Leal@uth.tmc.edu