Welcome to the School of Health Professions Application Information Page

At the TTUHSC School of Health Professions, we welcome candidates from diverse backgrounds who are committed to becoming highly-skilled health care practitioners who serve their communities and the professional fields they represent.

With 20 programs to choose from, many with flexible or distance learning formats, you will find educational options that will help you explore, grow, and achieve your unique professional goals in the health care field.

Please contact the School of Health Professions Office of Admissions and Student Affairs for more information about programs or to speak with one of our admissions staff. If you have questions about the application process or need to contact an admissions counselor for any other questions, we are here to help! Please e-mail us at: health.professions@ttuhsc.edu

School of Health Professions Application

Please select your program on our program page for specific application instructions. 

If you are applying to the PA, OTD, DPT, SLP, or AuD program, please scroll down for additional program-specific application information.

Applicants must complete the TTUHSC SHP online application. After submitting the SHP online application, if you are a full-time faculty or staff member of Texas Tech University, Texas Tech University HSC, or Texas Tech University HSC El Paso please complete the Faculty & Staff Applicant Fee Waiver to waive your $75 application fee.

 

Application for Readmission

Any former student who seeks to be readmitted to a program in the School of Health Professions must have withdrawn in good academic standing and meet all current admissions and degree requirements for the semester of readmission.

Automatic readmission is not guaranteed; programs will consider students on a case-by-case basis. Students seeking readmission to a School of Health Professions should email: health.professions@ttuhsc.edu

Program Application Deadlines

Please keep in mind the following important deadlines. Dates are subject to change and contact our office if you have any questions:

Program Application Deadlines
Program Application Open Application Deadline Term(s) Program Starts
Athletic Training (MAT) Sept. 1 March 15 Summer
Physical Therapy (DPT) July 3 Oct. 1 Summer
Occupational Therapy (OTD) July 18 Nov. 15 Summer
Molecular Pathology (MSMP) Oct. 1 Feb. 1 Summer
Clinical Laboratory Science (CLS) Nov. 4 June 1 (Extended) Fall
Clinical Laboratory Science Certificate Nov. 4 May 1 Fall
Clinical Laboratory Science Second Degree Nov. 4 May 1 Fall
Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) April 25 Oct. 1 Summer
Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences (SLHS) Dec. 1 May 1 (Extended) Fall
Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences Second Degree Dec. 1 May 1 (Extended) Fall
Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) Sept. 1 Feb. 1 Fall
Audiology (Au.D.) Sept. 1 Nov. 1 (Early)
Feb. 1
Fall
Rehabilitation Science (PhD RS) Oct. 1
Dec. 1
Aug.1
Feb. 1
March 15
Oct. 15
Summer
Fall
Spring
Healthcare Management (BSHM) Jan. 1
March 1
Aug. 1
April 1
July  1
Dec.1
Summer
Fall
Spring
Healthcare Administration (MSHA) Jan. 1
March 1
Aug. 1
April 1
July 1
Dec. 1
Summer
Fall
Spring
Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics and Data Analytics (CRHI) Jan. 1
March 1
Aug. 1
April 1
July 1
Dec. 1
 Summer
Fall
Spring
Graduate Certificate in Health Systems Policy and Management (CRHS) Jan. 1
March 1
Aug. 1
April 1
July 1
Dec. 1
 Summer
Fall
Spring
Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Finance and Economics (CRHF) Jan. 1
March 1
Aug. 1
April 1
July 1
Dec. 1
Summer
Fall
Spring
Graduate Certificate in Health Systems Engineering and Management (CRHE) Jan. 1
March 1
Aug. 1
April 1
July 1
Dec. 1
Summer
Fall
Spring
Graduate Certificate in Long Term Care Administration (CRLA) Jan. 1
March 1
Aug. 1
April 1
July 1
Dec. 1
Summer
Fall
Spring
Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling (MSCR) March 1
July 1
July 1
Nov. 1
Fall
Spring
Addiction Counseling (MSAC) March 1
July 1
July 1
Nov. 1  
Fall
Spring
Clinical Mental Health Counseling (MSMH) March 1
July 1
July 1
Nov. 1
Fall
Spring
Graduate Certificate in Veteran Services (CRVS) March 1
July 1
July 1
Nov. 1
Fall
Spring
Physical Therapy (ScD) Dec. 1
          March 15
March 15
                        June 1
Summer
                      Fall
Occupational Therapy (Post-Professional) Jan. 1
March 1
Aug. 1
April 1
July 1
Dec. 1
Summer
Fall
Spring