Texas Graduate Public Health Schools
Texas Graduate Schools with Public Health Masters and PhD Programs
Texas Tech University
Texas Tech University was founded in February 10, 1923 and is located in Lubbock, Texas. The university offers degrees in more than 150 courses of study through 13 colleges and hosts 60 research centers and institutes. It also the only school in the state of Texas to house a law school, undergraduate institution, and medical school at the same location.
MS and PhD Human Development & Family Studies
HDFS graduate programs are designed to prepare students for careers as university faculty, full-time researchers, medical school faculty, and human service providers. The Ph.D. programs in human development and family studies center on families and individuals within families as they develop throughout their lives.
PhD in Psychology
The programs are focused in the fields of Behavioral Science, Clinical, and School Psychology along with Children/Family/Developmental studies. There are opportunities for research in Psychology, Health, Psychology, Multicultural Psychology, and Research Methodology. Graduates are able to pursue careers in public health.
*Address: PO Box 41030, Lubbock, Texas 79409-1030
*Phone: (806) 742-2781
The University of Texas at Austin
The University of Texas at Austin is the flagship institution of The University of Texas System. Founded in 1883, the main campus is located just blocks from the state capitol. The university is a major center for academic research and was named one of the original eight Public Ivy institutions.
Master of Science in Social Work
The program prepares students for advanced social work practice with individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities. The social work program is dedicated to providing leadership and distinction in social work education. The core curriculum provides socialization to the profession that is further enhanced during study in a particular concentration area.
PhD in Social Work
The curriculum provides an opportunity to become involved in continuing applied research and training projects throughout a wide range of areas. The program allows students the opportunity to pursue careers in local and state service organizations while serving the larger community.
*Address: 1 University Station G0400 Austin, TX 78712-0531
*Phone: (512) 471-4511
Texas State University
Texas State University is a doctoral granting school located in San Marcos. It is the biggest school in the state's university system, and one of the fifty five biggest schools in the United States. Texas State ranked 12th Best Public University in the West in the U.S. News and World Reports 2010 ranking.
PhD in Adult, Professional, and Community Education
The program prepares professionals to independently and collaboratively engage in reflective and ethical practice as they foster the development of individual learners as well as existing and budding learning communities, as well as schools, post-secondary institutions, workplaces, and community-based organizations.
*Address: 601 University Drive, San Marcos, Texas 78666
*Phone: (512) 245-2111