TCU/UNTHSC SOM opened today. The new --and PRIVATE–MD program is now accepting application through AMCAS. Applications for Fall 2019 will be accepted until. December 15, 2018.
Since the new school is private, it’s is not bound by the 90% in-state rule of other Texas medical schools. OOS applicants are encouraged to apply.
The inaugural class will be 60 students and there is an offer of FREE tuition for the first year.
The school’s emphasis is on humanism in medicine. Pre-reqs include: biochemistry, genetics, statistics, human physiology, English composition, 2 courses in social sciences (psychology, sociology, cultural anthropology, economics, healthcare administration, public policy, public health, family studies, history, social work or behavioral health) and 2 courses in humanities (art, architecture, music, theater, dance, speech & communications, foreign language, philosophy, ethics, gender and women’s studies, religion, literature).