The University of Texas Medical Branch (UT)

Galveston, TX

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The University of Texas Medical Branch

The University of Texas Medical Branch

The University of Texas Medical Branch Student Essentials

The University of Texas Medical Branch Student Essentials
Region: Southwest
Setting: Large Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
Website: www.utmb.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Enrollment: 3,270
Year Established: 1891

About UT

The University of Texas’s Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas, strives to enable students to become leading practitioners, teachers, and investigators in the healthcare field.

Academics at the UT Medical Branch are available through four different schools, each with its own specialization:

  • School of Medicine
  • School of Nursing
  • School of Health Professions
  • Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

In addition to programs in these schools, the Medical Branch also offers three combined MD-PhD degrees: Biomedical Sciences, Medical Humanities, and Biomedical Engineering.

Graduate students may enroll in their choice of more than 25 residencies and 35 subspecialty fellowship programs, gaining real world experience for their future career in professional environments. Some of these programs are:

  • Aerospace Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Dermatology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Radiation Oncology
  • And many more

On-campus housing is not offered, but the school provides information of nearby housing options.

Financial aid is available to eligible students through federal work study, scholarships, and student loans.

UT Map & Location

The University of Texas Medical Branch
301 University Blvd
Galveston, TX 77555


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Getting Around UT

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

7/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Galveston, TX

Winter
Dec
64
47
Jan
61
45
Feb
63
47
Spring
Mar
69
54
Apr
75
62
May
82
71
Summer
Jun
87
76
Jul
89
78
Aug
90
78
Fall
Sep
87
73
Oct
80
66
Nov
71
57

UT Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 892
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 3,270

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 12%
  • African American: 12%
  • Caucasian: 39%
  • Asian: 13%
  • Unknown and Other: 24%
Latino 12%
African American 12%
Caucasian 39%
Asian 13%
Unknown and Other 24%

Undergraduate 27%
Graduate 73%
Full-Time 68%
Part-Time 32%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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