MD/MS Program | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
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Program Overview

The MD/MS program is designed for current Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine students in good academic standing interested in obtaining a biomedical research-oriented M.S. degree. Students receive a Research Assistantship during the M.S. program. Prospective students interested in this program should contact for more information.

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Application Information



Application Deadline


Summer Only

March 15


How to Apply

To apply to the MD/MS program, the applicant should submit a written request to the GSBS Senior Associate Dean (CC your research mentor and the Graduate School) and within the letter specify the faculty member (must have graduate faculty status) that has agreed to serve as a mentor for MS research. GSBS will coordinate with SOM to review the request.

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General Contact

3601 4th Street MS 6206

Lubbock, TX 79430-6206



Program Director

Michael Blanton, Ph.D.


Admissions Director

Terri Lloyd