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

dean's welcome

Dr-Colom-VC.jpgWe welcome you to the College of Biomedical Sciences and Health Professions (CBSHP) website and the opportunity to consider a career in health related fields. Our college is home to cutting-edge research and outstanding scholars and educators.  We are redefining the future of health education by integrating the study of medical fields, research, and health professions to achieve success in health education. Currently new programs are being developed that will prepare you for careers in any of these professional fields.  We are committed to your success in health careers and biomedical research. Come visit us, you will experience a unique mentor student interaction. Our curriculum will prepare you for the health-related challenges of the 21st century.  Students also have opportunities to participate in research projects with faculty who are dedicated to academic excellence. Remember that your success is our success.  Healthcare and medical research is expected to grow tremendously over the next half century.  The employment statistics are staggering; projections show an expected shortage of several million health professionals during the next few years. Physicians, biomedical scientists and many other medically-related professionals are in high demand and the health care industry is expanding. This is the perfect moment to enter into a health-related career.  I challenge you to explore the health and biomedical career programs available at UTB. If you have questions, please contact my office, 956-882-5000. Our knowledgeable advisors, faculty and staff are here to guide you into a highly satisfying and well-paying career.



Biomedical Research
and Health Professions
BRHP 2.101
Phone:  956-882-5744

Fax:  956-882-5003


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