Texas Christian University and North Texas Health Science Center School of Medicine Review
The Texas Christian University and the University of North Texas Health Science Center School of Medicine is a 4-year MD-granting program that welcomed its inaugural class in 2019. The TCU and UNTHSC School of Medicine has a unique curriculum with Longitudinal Integrated Clerkships, a Compassionate Practice course, and a required Scholarly Pursuit and Thesis. TCU and UNTHSC administer this curriculum through a flipped classroom approach, allowing for a flexible learning schedule. TCU and UNTHSC School of Medicine provides students with a wellness program as well as a Physician Development Coach Program that pairs students with two Physician Development Coaches, as well as a Student Success Navigator or learning specialist.
Our Mission is to transform health care by inspiring Empathetic Scholars™.
To be a leader in medical education, delivery of care and scholarship. We do this by focusing intentionally on the constellation of:
Character – integrity, empathy, humanism, professionalism
Content – medical knowledge, technology, innovation, integration
Context – patient-centered models, cultural sensitivity, health care systems, finance, ambulatory settings, patient safety, chronic disease prevention and management
Creativity – innovation, inquisitive scholars
Collaboration – team-based care, patient and family partnerships, shared decision-making
Community – servant leadership, public education, partnership, leadership
Communication – exceptional communicators, active listeners
Campus: Fort Worth
Cost of Living Index:
- Annual High Temp: 76.7°F
- Annual Low Temp: 53.8°F
*US average index is 100
Integrity, Empathy, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Collaboration, Servant Leadership, Innovation and Continuous Improvement
Overall School Ratings
- Overall Experience
- USMLE Step 1 Prep
- Elective Rotations
- Professor Support and Mentorship
- Administration Responsiveness
- Class Camaraderie
- Research Opportunity
- Residency Match Support
- Diverse and Inclusive Environment
- Values Balance and Wellness
- Community Service Opportunity
- Location and Activities in Area
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