University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston: Statistics

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#505 of 14,160 In the World
#190 of 2,624 In North America
#167 of 2,523 In the United States
#14 of 119 In Texas
#5 of 16 In Houston
#59 of 1,003 For Dermatology
Top100 For 13 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
58%
Undergraduates
671
Graduates
4,646
Male:Female Ratio
29:71
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
uth.edu

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

524 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

148 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 1844 (35%)
Asian 1040 (20%)
Hispanic 942 (18%)
Black or African American 579 (11%)
Nonresident Alien 534 (10%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 228 (4%)
Two or more races 132 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 6 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 3 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district $7,728$7,729
Tuition in-state $7,728$7,729
Tuition out-of-state $32,235$30,787
Fee in-district $3,389$1,806
Fee in-state $3,389$1,806
Fee out-of-state $3,389$1,806

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Majors

Major Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse 442
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing 281
Medicine 243
Epidemiology 88 18
Public Health, General 102
Dentistry 100
Medical Informatics 49 4
Public Health Education and Promotion 46 6
Nursing Practice 46
Dental Hygiene & Hygienist 36
Health & Health Care Administration & Management 31 1
Nursing Administration 31
Biostatistics 15 12
Nurse Anesthetist 23
Community Health Services & Liaison & Counseling 14 5
Environmental Health 11 4
Public Policy Analysis, General 13
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 2 10
Genetic Counseling & Counselor 10
Nursing Science 9
Molecular Genetics 8
Biomedical Sciences, General 8
Pediatric Dentistry & Pedodontics 8
Neuroscience 7
Oncology and Cancer Biology 7
Physiology, General 7
Immunology 6
Orthodontics & Orthodontology 6
Developmental Biology and Embryology 5
Endodontics & Endodontology 5
Behavioral Sciences 5
Environmental Science 4
Medical Scientist 4
Periodontics & Periodontology 4
Molecular Pharmacology 2 2
Human & Medical Genetics 4
Prosthodontics & Prosthodontology 4
Cell & Cellular Biology and Histology 3
Cell & Cellular and Molecular Biology 1 1
Nursing Education 1
Genetics, General 1
Grand Total 478 723 554

Publications & Citations

Publications
43,581
Citations
2,473,479

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
29,289 / 1,511,470
Biology
14,646 / 1,155,795
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
5,063 / 294,937
Psychology
4,498 / 248,559
Surgery
4,050 / 327,197
Oncology and Cancer research
3,787 / 232,157
Demography
3,643 / 236,817
Computer Science
3,581 / 308,502
Health Science
2,681 / 139,015
Immunology
2,465 / 168,498
Pathology
2,231 / 127,560
Chemistry
2,231 / 138,117
Genetics
2,189 / 325,353
Cardiology
1,701 / 114,543
Public Health
1,633 / 75,295
Anesthesiology
1,613 / 92,805
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
1,479 / 55,262
Molecular Biology
1,451 / 116,681
Physics
1,431 / 78,470
Critical Care Nursing
1,410 / 80,775
Biochemistry
1,379 / 94,976
Pediatrics
1,329 / 96,650
Physical Therapy
1,224 / 76,031
Psychiatry
1,211 / 65,290
Family medicine
1,131 / 37,312
Engineering
1,123 / 50,890
Neuroscience
1,112 / 65,745
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
1,080 / 190,549
Healthcare Management (MHA)
1,069 / 36,258
Business
1,024 / 35,335
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
1,021 / 65,006
Gerontology
1,012 / 56,406
Pharmacology
1,011 / 43,033
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
1,002 / 26,127
Clinical Psychology
974 / 44,468
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
886 / 44,076
Anatomy and Physiology
804 / 51,876
Epidemiology
796 / 65,381
Radiation Therapy
795 / 57,531
Microbiology
721 / 50,024

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 387 7322
1991 372 8936
1992 395 10190
1993 371 10939
1994 483 12251
1995 625 14722
1996 775 16990
1997 754 20057
1998 744 24434
1999 804 28580
2000 899 34079
2001 895 40109
2002 923 47642
2003 969 53262
2004 1048 59739
2005 1113 65624
2006 1125 73324
2007 1137 79130
2008 1181 87346
2009 1227 94010
2010 1437 103127
2011 1409 113620
2012 1540 125197
2013 1706 136132
2014 1720 141237
2015 1914 145885
2016 2204 142928
2017 2637 151440
2018 2494 136041
2019 2759 151681
2020 3281 188543

Notable alumni

  1. Michael C. Burgess

    Michael C. Burgess
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Enrolled in the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
    In 1977 graduated with Doctor of Medicine
    Occupations
    politiciangynaecologistobstetricianphysician
    Biography

    Michael Clifton Burgess is an American physician and politician representing Texas's 26th congressional district in the United States House of Representatives. The district is anchored in Denton County, a suburban county north of Dallas and Fort Worth.

  2. Kirstin Matthews

    Kirstin Matthews
    Enrolled in the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
    1996-2003 graduated with Doctor of Philosophy
    Occupations
    biochemistmolecular biologistresearcher
    Biography

    Kirstin Matthews is a Fellow in Science and Technology Policy at the James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy. Matthews received a bachelor's degree in biochemistry from the University of Texas at Austin and a PhD in molecular biology from the University of Texas Health Science Center. Matthews has published multiple policy recommendations pertaining to stem cell research, climate change, and health care.

General info

Alternative names The UT Health Science Center at Houston
UTHealth
UTHSC-H
Founded 1972
Motto Disciplina Praesidium Civitatis
Education, the Guardian of Society
Colors burnt orange, gray
Academic Calendar Semesters
Total FTE staff 9,458
Carnegie Classification Special Focus Four-Year: Medical Schools & Centers

Location and Contacts

Address 7000 Fannin
Houston, Texas, 77030
United States
City population 2,196,000
Phone 7135004472
Fax +1 (713) 500 3026

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