Our mission is to provide responsive and comprehensive education, research and service of the highest quality in order to meet the health-related needs of our community.
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Why UT Health San Antonio?

Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)

The Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree program’s CIRCLE curriculum is guided by educational best practices in standardizing learning outcomes while providing students with opportunities to individualize the learning process. Students may further specialize their degree by applying to one of our outstanding dual degree or distinction programs.

Admissions at a Glance

  • At least 90 semester hour credits from a United States or Canadian college or university with no grade lower than a C in required course work.
  • Applicants must take the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT)
  • Letters of Recommendation and transcripts submitted to TMDSAS
  • Complete your FAFSA
Paul C Appleton

Student Spotlight

"I am pursuing this path not for myself, not for my family, not for my friends, not for money; I am pursuing this path for the patients and their families who desperately need someone to talk to and connect with, in possibly the darkest times of their lives."

Paul Appleton, MS3
Class of 2025