Texas Health School

Overview of Texas Health School

The campus of Texas Health School is in Houston, TX, which is a large city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Degrees at Texas Health School include, at the school's highest level, the Certificate.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in nursing and emergency medicine.

Texas Health School Selectivity

Admission at Texas Health School is selective, not open to all who apply.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, the school had 195 students enrolled (145 full-time equivalent). Texas Health School has a large minority student population. A large number of students at the school are 40 years old or older.

Student Life

A lot of students at Texas Health School attend part-time.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The mission of Texas Health School is to provide quality educational programs that prepare its graduates for employment in their specialized field of allied health. The programs emphasize hands-on training that are relevant to the requirements of the employer community and focus on areas that are offer long-term employment opportunities. Specifically the School's objectives are: 1. To provide an education that will prepare the student to become a productive citizen as well as increasing his/her employment potential. 2. To offer quality instruction by employing instructors and administrators, who are specialists in their fields, and utilizing state of the art equipment. 3. To promote self-discipline and motivate the student to do his/her best, thus allowing him/her to achieve his/her full potential. 4. To provide competent, responsible support staff needed to help meet the demand of the local job market."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Texas Health School

Texas Health School
11211 Katy Fwy Ste 170
Houston , TX 77079
General Phone: (713) 932-9333

Texas Health School Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine229nursing assistant, medication aide
Therapy and Counseling57physical therapist assistant, massage therapy
Medical Support and Technology35medical assistant

Number of programs and degrees for Texas Health School in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years351
Award of less than 1 academic year2864

Texas Health School Student Body

In 2007-2008, Texas Health School had a total enrollment of 195 students (145 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 13%
Women 87%
Full-Time 64%
Part-Time 36%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 2%
18-19 9%
20-21 13%
22-24 15%
25-29 16%
30-34 11%
35-39 9%
40-49 17%
50-64 7%
65+ 1%

Texas Health School Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 85%

Texas Health School Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Houston, Texas for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Texas Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Texas Health School Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

Texas Health School Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Texas Health School participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3987300)

Texas Health School Degree Programs (2007)

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Medication Aide
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage
Physical Therapist Assistant

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Texas Health School Highlights

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What Sets Texas Health School Apart:

% of freshmen enrolled part-time
(vs. all colleges)
Top 7%Texas Health School % of freshmen enrolled part-time
% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
(vs. all colleges)
Top 10%Texas Health School % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 10%Texas Health School % students 40 years or older
Number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 13%Texas Health School Number of degree programs
Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 16%Texas Health School Female % of student body
Minority % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 16%Texas Health School Minority % of student body
% of degrees in therapy and counseling
(colleges not offering open-admission)
Top 18%Texas Health School % of degrees in therapy and counseling

checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

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(Based on an automated mapping of degrees popular at Texas Health School with government-defined occupation categories)

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