The University of Texas Medical Branch requires at least 120 semester hours to complete a bachelor's degree.
If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. UT Medical Branch accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, UT Medical Branch has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
UT Medical Branch offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: UT Medical Branch may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
UT Medical Branch has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement
Students do not have to take a computer class.
Reminder: Check with UT Medical Branch directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, UT Medical Branch students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at UT Medical Branch.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
UT Medical Branch does not require a senior project for all students.
Double Majoring at UT Medical Branch
UT Medical Branch does not offer double majors. Students must choose one area of study to focus on.
✅ UT Medical Branch offers services for students with disabilities.
Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.
✅ UT Medical Branch has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ UT Medical Branch offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.
❌ UT Medical Branch does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.
❌ UT Medical Branch does not require an internship for any students.
Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job. While UT Medical Branch does not require internships for students of any major, internships can help students gain hands-on work experience for their resume, and explore career paths that interest them without committing to one path.
The main library on campus is the Moody Medical Library and there are no other libraries on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
UT Medical Branch does not have any dual degree programs available for students.
Does UT Medical Branch have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every college. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
UT Medical Branch does not have any ROTC programs.
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