Located in Houston, Texas, on the Texas Medical Center Campus, the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer center is devoted exclusively to cancer patient care, research, education, and prevention. The medical center is one of the top two treatment centers in the nation, with the treatment center treating over 900,000 patients since 1944. Their schools and programs, from undergraduate degrees to advanced nursing education, include:
- School of Health Professions Degrees:
Bachelors of Science in Clinical Laboratory Science, Cytogenetic Technology, Cytotechnology, Diagnostic Imaging, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Histotechnology, Medical Dosimetry, Molecular Genetic Technology, Radiation Therapy, and a Master’s of Science in Diagnostic Genetics.
- Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Programs and Courses
Biomathematics and Biostatistics, Cancer Biology, Experimental Therapeutics, Genes and Development, Human and Molecular Genetics, Immunology, Molecular, Carcinogenesis, Medical Physics, Virology and Gene Therapy, and more.
- Graduate Medical Education
- Clinical Education for Non-Physicians
- Research Training (postdoctoral and graduate students)
- Summer Science Programs
- Nursing Education
- Other Training Opportunities
The School of Health Professionals students score in the top 25% on the national certification exams, and upon graduation, they are often recruited by leading health care organizations. Nearly 300 faculty members participating in graduate education as members of the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.
Review the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center’s complete list of programs (http://www.mdanderson.org/education-and-research/education-and-training/schools-and-programs/md-anderson-schools-and-programs.html)
The following is a list of areas of study available at The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. Programs that have a link will take you to the program's profile page where education requirements, career pathways, and other information is available.
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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Health and Clinical Professions
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Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
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Tuition & Fees Information
Undergraduate Courses - Tuition Details
- Tuition is estimated to be around $5,000 per year
- For part-time students, charges are between $95-$110 per unit
- Required fees for full-time students: $780
Graduate Courses - Tuition Details
- Tuition is estimated to be around $5,000 per year for graduate students
- Part time students are estimated to pay about $95 to $110 per unit
- Required fees for graduate students are around $780
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||59%||$4,323|
|Student Loans (Federal)||45%||$9,235|
Other Healthcare or Nursing Schools
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- Cardiotech Ultrasound School in Houston, TX (12 miles away)
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