Programs and Courses

Academic Calendars

Academic Calendars are approved and posted on this site in approximately January of each year. To download an Academic Calendar for previous years, click on the link under the desired school below.

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

School of Dentistry

School of Health Professions

School of Medicine

School of Nursing

Academic Year 2017-2018

Future academic calendars are long-range planning documents and should be considered tentative. When substantial changes occur, revised calendars will be published on this site with the publication date posted.

Academic Calendars – Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Academic Calendars are long-range planning documents and should be considered tentative. When substantial changes occur, revised Academic Calendars will be published on this site with the new publication date posted in each Academic Calendar. Calendars marked with an asterisk (*) are still tentative and subject to UTHSCSA Executive Council approval.

Academic Calendars – Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Academic Calendars are long-range planning documents and should be considered tentative. When substantial changes occur, revised Academic Calendars will be published on this site with the new publication date posted in each Academic Calendar. Calendars marked with an asterisk (*) are still tentative and subject to UTHSCSA Executive Council approval.

Academic Calendars – School of Dentistry

Academic Calendars are long-range planning documents and should be considered tentative. When substantial changes occur, revised Academic Calendars will be published on this site with the new publication date posted in each Academic Calendar. Calendars marked with an asterisk (*) are still tentative and subject to UTHSCSA Executive Council approval.

Dental Hygiene Program

School of Dentistry – Pre-doctoral

Advanced Dental Education

Academic Calendars – School of Health Professions

Academic Calendars are long-range planning documents and should be considered tentative. When substantial changes occur, revised Academic Calendars will be published on this site with the new publication date posted in each Academic Calendar. Calendars marked with an asterisk (*) are still tentative and subject to UTHSCSA Executive Council approval.

Academic Calendars – School of Medicine

Academic Calendars are long-range planning documents and should be considered tentative. When substantial changes occur, revised Academic Calendars will be published on this site with the new publication date posted in each Academic Calendar. Calendars marked with an asterisk (*) are still tentative and subject to UTHSCSA Executive Council approval.

School of Medicine

Deaf Education & Hearing Science Program

Additional Calendars for 2013-2014

*Please note not all students may be able to observe all holidays due to clinical obligations. Students should check directly with their academic departments or dean’s office for verification.

 

Academic Calendars – School of Nursing

Academic Calendars are long-range planning documents and should be considered tentative. When substantial changes occur, revised Academic Calendars will be published on this site with the new publication date posted in each Academic Calendar. Calendars marked with an asterisk (*) are still tentative and subject to UTHSCSA Executive Council approval.

Apply to Our Programs

Degrees and Certificates Offered

You can find additional information on specific programs, degrees and certificates, deadlines and required documents below.

APPLY to the program of your choice below.

Any required supplemental documents should be sent directly to The Office of the University Registrar. The mailing address is:

Office of the University Registrar
UT Health Science Center at San Antonio
7703 Floyd Curl Dr. MC 7702
San Antonio, TX
78229-3900

For information on the Cost of Attendance and Financial Aid, click here.


School of Dentistry

Programs Degrees/Certificates Awarded Application Deadline Admission Requirements Apply
DDS Doctor of Dental Surgery Fall:
October 1
Admission Requirements
Apply Here
DDS – International Dentist Education Program Doctor of Dental Surgery Fall:
September 29
Admission Requirements Apply Here
DDS/PHD Dual Degree Doctor of Dental Surgery/Doctor of Philosophy School of Dentistry: October 1                                       IBMS: January 15 (priority) or March 15 (regular)                       Translational Science: November 1 Admission Requirements Apply Here
Dental Hygiene Tracks:

Bachelor of Science Fall:
December 31
Apply Here
Advanced Education in General Dentistry Certificates Fall:
October 1
Application Information Apply Here
Dental Public Health Certificates Fall:
December 1
Application Information Apply Here
Endodontics Certificates Fall:
July 15
Application Information Apply Here
Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology Certificates Fall:
November 1
Admission Requirements Apply Here
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Certificates Fall: September 15 Application Information Apply Here
Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics  Certificates Fall: September 15 Application Information Apply Here
Pediatric Dentistry Certificates Fall:
September 15
Application Information Apply Here
Periodontics Certificates Fall:
August 1
Application Information Apply Here
Prosthodontics Certificates Fall:
August 1
Application Information Apply Here

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Programs Degrees/Certificates Deadline Admission Requirements Apply
Medical Physics Doctor of Medical Physics Fall: December 31 Program Information Apply Here
Integrated Biomedical Sciences Program Doctor of Philosophy Fall: January 1 (priority); March 16 (final) Program Information Apply Here
Biomedical Engineering Doctor of Philosophy Fall: February 1 Spring: October 1 Program Information Apply Here
Radiological Sciences Doctor of Philosophy Fall:
February 1
Program Information Apply Here
Translational Science Doctor of Philosophy Fall: November 1 Program Information Apply Here
Biomedical Engineering Master of Science Fall: International April 1; Domestic July 1

Spring:

International September 1; Domestic November 1

Program Information
Cell Systems and Anatomy Master of Science Fall:
March 1
Program Information Apply Here
Clinical Investigation and Translational Science Master of Science Spring:
October 1
Fall:
April 1
Program Information Apply Here
Dental Hygiene Master of Science Fall:
December 31
Program Information Apply Here
Master of Dental Science Tracks:

Master of Science Dental Science Advanced Education in General Dentistry: Fall October 1

Endodontics: July 15

Oral Maxillofacial Radiology: November 1

Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics: September 15

Pediatric Dentistry: September 15

Periodontics: August 1

Prosthodontics: August 1

Program Information:

Apply Here
Medical Health Physics Master of Science Fall: February 1 Program Information Apply Here
Immunology and Infection Master of Science Fall: April 1 Program Information Apply Here
Personalized Molecular Medicine Master of Science Proposed Fall 2018
Cancer Prevention Certificate Fall: April 1

Spring: October 1

Program Information Apply Here
Translational Science Certificate Fall: April 1

Spring: October 1

Program Information Apply Here
Non-Degree Seeking None Fall: May 1 Spring: November 1 Program Information Apply Here


School of Health Professions

Programs Degrees/Certificate Deadline Checklist Apply
Occupational Therapy Doctor of Occupational Therapy Proposed Summer 2018
Physical Therapy Doctor of Physical Therapy Fall Priority: September 15

Fall Final:
October 2

Program Information PTCAS & Supplemental Application
Respiratory Care Master of Science Fall:
June 15
Program Information Apply Here
Medical Laboratory Sciences Master of Science Fall:
June 15
Program Information Apply Here
Occupational Therapy Master of Occupational Therapy Summer:
October 14
Program Information OTCAS & Supplemental Application
Physician Assistant Studies Master of Physician Assistant Studies Fall:
October 1
Program Information CASPA & Supplemental Application
Speech Language Pathology Master of Science Proposed Spring 2018
Emergency Health Sciences Bachelor of Science Fall: May 1     Spring: November 1 Program Information Apply Here
Medical Laboratory Sciences Bachelor of Science Fall:
June 15
Program Information Apply Here
Respiratory Care

(Completion program canceled

for Fall 2017)

Fall (both programs):
June 15
Apply Here
Emergency Medical Technicians – Basic Certificate Not accepting applications at this time. Program Information

 

Emergency Medical Technicians – Paramedic Certificate Fall:
June 15
Program Information Apply Here


School of Medicine

Programs Degrees/Certificate Deadline Admissions Apply
MD Doctor of Medicine Fall:
October 1
Admissions Apply Here
MD/PhD Dual Degree Program Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy Contact Department Admissions Apply Here
Deaf Education and Hearing Science Master of Science Summer:
February 15
DEHS Checklist Apply Here


School of Nursing

Programs Degrees/Certificate Deadline Admissions Apply
Nursing Science Doctor of Nursing Science (PhD) Fall: April 1 Admissions Apply Here
Nursing Practice Tracks:

  • Advanced Practice Leadership
  • Executive Administrative Management
  • Public Health Nurse Leader
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Fall:
April 1
Admissions Apply Here
Alternate Entry Master of Science in Nursing

(Admission for the Alternate Entry program has been suspended as of Fall 2017)

Fall: February 1 Admissions Apply Here
Administrative Management Master of Science in Nursing Fall:
February 1
Admissions Apply Here
Nursing Clinical Nurse Leader Master of Science in Nursing Fall:
February 1
Admissions Apply Here
Nursing Education Master of Science in Nursing Fall:
February 1
Admissions Apply Here
Nursing Practice Tracks

 

Master of Science in Nursing Practice Fall:
February 1
Admissions Apply Here
Traditional Track BSN Bachelor of Science in Nursing Spring:
August 1
Fall:
February 1
Admissions Apply Here
Accelerated Track BSN Bachelor of Science in Nursing Summer: December 15 Admissions Apply Here
Family Nurse Practitioner Certificates Fall:
February 1
Admissions Apply Here
Adult-Gerontology Acute Nurse Practitioner Certificates Fall:
February 1
Admissions Apply Here
Pediatric Practitioner Primary Care Certificates Fall:
February 1
Admissions Apply Here
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Certificates Fall:
February 1
Admissions Apply Here
Nursing Education Certificates Fall:
February 1
Admissions Apply Here

 

Catalog and Course Descriptions

Archives:

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097: Telephone number 404-679-4501) to award certificates, and baccalaureate, masters, doctoral, and professional degrees.

Notice of Changes in Programs

Changes in Admissions Requirements:

Substantive changes to admissions requirements will be posted here as they transpire. However, contact programs directly for confirmation of application deadlines, which are subject to change at the programs’ discretion.

Recently Discontinued Programs:

Bachelor of Science in Health Care Sciences- All such degrees must be awarded by August 31, 2014.

Bachelor of Science in Dietetics and Nutrition and Masters of Dietetics Studies- Discontinued effective May 31, 2013

Master of Science in Radiological Sciences- To be determined

Doctor of Philosophy in Radiological Sciences- Human Imaging- To be determined

Consolidation: The following programs are seeking consolidation – Master of Science in Dental Diagnostic Science, Master of Science in Endodontics, Master of Science in Peridontics and Master Science in Prosthodontics were discontinued after the 2012-2013 academic year. The Master’s of Science in Dental Science was pending approval as of April 2013.

Other changes:

The Master of Science in Deaf Education and Hearing Science program moved under the School of Medicine from the School of Health Professions effective Summer 2012.

The Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Dental Hygiene programs moved under the Dental School from the School of Health Professions effective Fall 2012.