Texas Health and Science University

Overview

At a Glance

School type

Private, for-profit, 4-year or above

Faculty

14 Faculty Members | 9:01 student faculty ratio

Religious affliation

Not applicable

Mission Statement

The Mission of Texas Health and Science University (THSU), established upon the foundation, history, and traditions of its predecessor institution, Texas College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, is: To educate a new generation of leaders for the global community in the professions of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and Business with a concentration in Healthcare Management, and to contribute to the global economy with their leadership, business acumen, English language competency, and vocational skills; To equip students with the necessary knowledge and skills to succeed in today's competitive business environment; and for students of Traditional Chinese Medicine, to integrate this business knowledge and skills with training in the clinical therapies and applications of Traditional Chinese Medicine for the purpose of enhancing quality of life and community.

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cost & financial aid

Annual tuition & fees

Undergraduate

In state

$17,819

Out of state

$17,819
Graduate

In state

$15,564

Out of state

$15,564

Financial aid resources

Paying for college

Learn about different ways to cover costs, incluing financial aid, GI Bills, grants and scholarships

Applying for financial Aid

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Academics

Most Popular Undergraduate majors

  • Alternative and Complementary Medicine and Medical Systems, Other
Full List of Majors

Undergraduate Majors X

  • HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
    • Alternative and Complementary Medicine and Medical Systems, Other

Most Popular Graduate programs

  • Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
  • Business Administration and Management, General
Full List of Programs

Graduate ProgramsX

  • BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
    • Business Administration and Management, General
      • A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making. Examples: [General Management], [Business Administration] See other colleges that offer this major
  • HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
    • Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
      • A program that prepares individuals for the independent professional practice of acupuncture, a Chinese system of health care and healing based on the use of pulse diagnosis, acupuncture point selection, and needle insertion, as well as herbs and other Asian treatment modalities. Includes instruction in basic Western medical sciences, Asian philosophy, Chinese medical anatomy and physiology, Chinese herbs, diagnostic techniques, patient observation and communication, acupuncture points and point selection, acupuncture techniques, acupuncture treatment of disease, pain management, practice management, and professional standards and ethics. Examples: [Acupuncture], [Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine], [Oriental Medicine] See other colleges that offer this major

Types of Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Doctoral degree
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Admissions

Application Fee

Undergraduate
$75
Graduate
$75
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Student Life

Student Demographics

Female Students
70%
Male Students
30%

Student Ethnicities
  1. Two Or More Ethnicities39.44%
  2. Asian26.92%
  3. Caucasian15.38%
  4. Hispanic/Latino7.69%
  5. Not Specified6.73%
  6. Black2.88%
  7. Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander0.96%

Student body breakdown

Total students enrolled

137

Undergraduate students

18

Graduate students

119

Attendance breakdown

Full time
91%
Part time
9%

Student services

  • Meal plan
  • Counseling services
  • Remedial services
  • Work-study
  • Placement services
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening classes
  • On-campus day care for student's children
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