Approximately 90% of our students receive financial assistance. Assistance is generally in the form of federal, state, institutional, and private funds, with the largest amount in long-term student loans payable after graduation. See the table below for the cost of attendance for academic year 2014-2015:
|Tuition and Fees||MS-1||MS-2||MS-3||MS-4|
|Total Tuition and Fees||$16,432||$16,432||$16,432||$16,432|
|Room and Board||$14,014||$12,613||$16,817||$15,415|
|Books and Supplies||$3,300||$2,682||$3,616||$1,256|
|Misc & Personal Expenses*||$6,270||$5,644||$7,524||$6,898|
|Total Cost of Attendance||$42,961||$40,022||$47,924||$43,241|
The COM has scholarships that it offers to new incoming students. There is no application process for these (unless otherwise noted) and the application to medical school is the source used to determine the awards. Accepted applicants are informed of these on a periodic basis from November 15 through matriculation.
The scholarships listed below are service oriented scholarships awarded by government agencies.
The Air Force Health Professions Scholarship Program provides payment for all tuition, required fees, and textbooks as well as a monthly stipend. A service commitment to the United States Air Force is required.
The Army Health Professions Scholarship Program provides payment for all tuition, required fees, and textbooks as well as a monthly stipend. A service commitment in the United States Army is required.
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The National Health Service Corps Scholarship Program provides payment for tuition, fees, and other educational expenses as well as a monthly stipend in exchange for a service commitment after graduation. After graduation, recipients must serve in a primary-care capacity in a National Health Service Corps approved position.
The Navy Health Professions Scholarship Program provides payment for all tuition, required fees, and textbooks as well as a monthly stipend. A service commitment in the United States Navy is required.
The Rural Communities Healthcare Investment Program is a state-funded program for practicing physicians in underserved Texas communities. This program can either reimburse a physician's loans or provide a stipend. A service requirement must be completed to successfully complete the program.
The U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps is a federally-funded program that provides competitive pay and salary to practicing physicians who serve in locations determined by program administration. Participants in the program must have completed their undergraduate education and at least one year of graduate medical education.
For other financial aid, please visit the Financial Aid Office's website.