The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston Graduate Schools

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (referred to as UTMB) is a Public, 4 years school located in Galveston, TX. It is classified as a Medical school and medical center school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The graduate school tuition & fees at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston is $8,655 for Texas residents and $17,500 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,750 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,458 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (referred to as UTMB) is a Public, 4 years school located in Galveston, TX. It is classified as a Medical school and medical center school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (7/1/1973 - Current[Estimated Date]).
UTMB Directory Information
School NameThe University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (UTMB)
Address301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555-0129
Phone409-772-1011
Webhttps://www.utmb.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.utmb.edu/enrollmentservices/resources/admissions
Financial Infohttps://www.utmb.edu/enrollmentservices/financialaid.asp
The graduate school tuition & fees at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston is $8,655 for Texas residents and $17,500 for out-of-state students. The school has 2,750 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 3,458 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 58 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice).
Graduate School Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$17,500
$8,655 for Texas Residents
Student Population2,750
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs58 graduate programs
Student to Faculty Ratio10 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston is $8,655 for Texas residents and $17,500 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2020-2021. The tuition per credit hour is $343 for Texas residents and $782 for out-of-state students.
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston offers the alternative tuition plans.
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)Graduate Level Courses & Programs
Special learning OpportunitiesNo Special Learning Available or Reported
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

The graduate school tuition & fees of The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston is $8,655 for Texas residents and $17,500 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 0.42% compared to previous academic year.
The school is active, but the current year tuition data is not available. The tuition & other costs are based on 2020-2021 data.
Graduate Tuition & fees
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$6,630$2,600$16,867$2,600
2018-2019$6,473$2,300$15,264$2,300
2019-2020$6,454$2,300$15,127$2,300
2020-2021$6,552$2,103$15,397$2,103
2021-2022$7,917$3,554$18,443$3,554
The graduate school tuition & fees of UTMB is average compared to public graduate schools in Texas. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Texas graduate tuition is $17,770 (public) / $17,981 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston$8,655$17,500
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Texas Graduate Schools$13,300$17,743
Public$8,155$17,770
Private$17,981
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $267 for Texas residents and $705 for other students at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. The graduate tuition per credit hour are decreased by -44.09% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$271$703
2018-2019$296$723
2019-2020$423$1,261
2020-2021$267$705
2021-2022$343$782
For medical school, the average tuition & fees is $25,930 for Texas residents and $40,640 for out-of-state students. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.
2021-2022 Law School/Medical School Tuition at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Texas ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
Medicine$20,271$5,659$34,981$5,659

Graduate Programs at UTMB

The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston offers 55 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 800 students have completed their study at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.
Offered Degrees at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree220405
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship17053
Doctor's degree - other40316
Post Bachelor's Degree206
Post Master's Degree10020
Total550800
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Blood Bank Technology Specialist program with 17 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Family Practice Nurse/Nursing program with 170 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Medicine program with 240 completers.
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston offers 55 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Last year total 800 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 405 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 316 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 6 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 20 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 16 completers-
Biomedical Sciences0-
Molecular Biochemistry0-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology0-
Microbiology and Immunology2-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology0-
Pharmacology and Toxicology1-
Epidemiology13-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 1 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 388 completers-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management4-
Physician Assistant88-
Blood Bank Technology Specialist4-
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist12-
Medical Scientist2-
Community Health and Preventive Medicine0-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist60-
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist19-
Bioethics/Medical Ethics1-
11-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0$100,800
Nursing Administration14-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing164-
Clinical Nurse Leader9-
Total405
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 32 completers-
Biomedical Sciences2-
Molecular Biochemistry4-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology5-
Microbiology and Immunology6-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology3-
Pharmacology and Toxicology4-
Epidemiology3-
Neuroscience5-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Behavioral Sciences0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 21 completers-
Blood Bank Technology Specialist0-
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist10-
Medical Scientist0-
Community Health and Preventive Medicine0-
Rehabilitation Science0-
Bioethics/Medical Ethics3-
1-
Nursing Science7-
Total53
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 316 completers-
Medicine240-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist16-
Physical Therapy/Therapist42-
Nursing Practice18-
Total316
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 0 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist6-
Total6
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Biomedical Sciences0-
Epidemiology0-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 1 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 19 completers-
Blood Bank Technology Specialist16-
Public Health2-
Physical Therapy/Therapist0-
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist0-
1-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Total20

Graduate Student Population at UTMB

For academic year 2021-2022, total 2,750 students enrolled into The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston graduate schools where it has total 3,458 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,752 full-time and 998 part-time graduate students. By gender, 901 male and 1,849 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,7509011,849
Full-time1,7526741,078
Part-tme998227771
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 1,222 White (44.44%), 256 Black/African American (9.31%), 504 Hispanic (18.33%), 539 Asian (19.60%), and 229 students with other races. 58 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,7509011,849
American Indian/Native American514
Asian539200339
Black/African American25651205
Hispanic504171333
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander413
White1,222383839
Two More763442
Un-Known863749
Non-resident Alien582335
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 763 graduate students (27.75% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 82 graduate students (2.98% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total2,750
Enrolled Online Exclusively763
Enrolled Some Online Courses82
Not in Online Courses1,905

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