General Information

The University of Texas Health Science Center

at San Antonio

2015-2017 Catalog

This catalog is a general information publication only. It is not intended to nor does it contain all regulations that relate to students. The provisions of this catalog do not constitute a contract, express or implied, between any applicant, student or faculty member and The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio or The University of Texas System. The Health Science Center reserves the right to withdraw courses at any time, and to change fees, tuition, calendars, curriculum, degree requirements, graduation procedures and any other requirements affecting students. Changes will become effective whenever the proper authorities so determine and will apply to both prospective students and those already enrolled.

Correspondence

Inquiries about admission or any other information should be addressed to:
UT Health Science Center San Antonio
Office of the University Registrar
Mail Code 7702
7703 Floyd Curl Drive

San Antonio, Texas 78229-3900

The Health Science Center and all of its activities are subject to the Rules and Regulations of the Board of Regents of The University of Texas System.

The Health Science Center is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award certificates and baccalaureate, masters, doctoral and professional degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of the Health Science Center. Our SACS accreditation has been reaffirmed through 2018.

As per Public Law 101-542, The Student Right to Know and Campus Security Act, information on the graduation rate is available on request from the registrar. All students who enroll are required to be adequately immunized prior to registration. Students applying for admission may review institutional accreditation documents of the Health Science Center by contacting the Office of the Vice President for Academic, Faculty and Student Affairs. Information about program level accreditation may be obtained at each school at the Health Science Center. Information regarding campus security and crime statistics is available from University Police.

To the extent provided by applicable law, no person shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or be subject to discrimination under any program or activity sponsored or conducted by the UT System or any of its component institutions on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, veteran status or disability. The component institutions of the UT System will make maximum use of resources, consistent with standards of appropriate accrediting bodies and enrollment and admissions policies approved by the Board, to admit and educate as many qualified students as possible.

Copyright © 2015 The UT Health Science Center San Antonio Catalog 2015-2017

Published by The Office of the University Registrar, September 2015
Blanca Guerra, LBSW, M.S.S.W., Ph.D., Registrar