One West University Boulevard, Brownsville, Texas 78520 | 956-882-8200


The mission of the College of Biomedical Sciences and Health Professions reflects the mission of The University of Texas at Brownsville by providing high quality educational opportunities for the enhancement of the human resources through intellectual and personal growth. To this end, through one or more of its individual programs, the College of Biomedical Sciences and Health Professions seeks to:

  • Demonstrate academic leadership by providing high quality, accessible, and affordable multi-level articulated educational programs for a culturally diverse group of individuals
  • Provide health care programs of workforce training, continuing education, public service and life long learnings
  • Recognize holism and caring as integral to the provision of health care programs that provide excellence in teaching and learning
  • Develop in its students the skills of problem solving and critical thinking, quantitative and qualitative analysis, and effective communication
  • Provide high quality distance education programs
  • Cultivate in students ethical and moral values that foster professional and social responsibility
  • Engage in high-quality, innovative research that entails the discovery, dissemination, and application of knowledge
  • Facilitate student and faculty involvement in systematic inquiry and scholarly activities that enhances health care and clinical skills
  • Promote service through active participation in professional and community organizations and activities which are concerned with the promotion of optimal health and the prevention, early detection and treatment of disease
  • Demonstrate leadership in health care by being a vital source of well trained and highly skilled faculty and graduates to the local, regional and national health care and life sciences community​
  • Be a vital part of the community university that respects the dignity of each learner and addresses the health care needs of the entire community

Contact information

 Biomedical Research
and Health Professions
BRHP 2.101
Phone:  956-882-5000

Fax:  956-882-5003


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