The UTHealth School of Biomedical Informatics invites you to participate in our prospective student webinar. Our admissions team will lead the sessions, answer your questions & help you explore the programs at SBMI. Sessions One and Two will be the same presentation except Session 1 is offered during the day and Session 2 is offered in the evening.
New Application to the School of Biomedical Informatics
Only one DHI cohort will be admitted annually.
Current students in the certificate program applying to the master's program should complete at least 3 classes before applying.
It is highly recommended for current SBMI students and alumni applying to either the master’s or the doctoral programs to submit at least one reference letter from an SBMI faculty member.
Dual Degree applicants must submit an application to both SBMI and the other participating institution.
All Joint programs requires pre-applications.
Effective July 1, 2019, with Spring 2020 admissions, F1 sponsorship is no longer available for any SBMI Certificate programs.
Students on an F1 student visa are not eligible to enroll in the SBMI Master of Science in Biomedical Informatics – Applied Track or the Doctorate in Health Informatics program.
Students admitted to the SBMI Master of Science in Biomedical Informatics – Research Track or the Doctor of Philosophy in Biomedical Informatics programs are eligible for F1 sponsorship.
All applicants with international college transcripts must upload a course by course education evaluation report by either or World Education Services (WES ICAP) or Educational Credential Evaluators. The verified transcripts used for the evaluation need to be included with the education evaluation.
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or IELTS (International English Language Testing System) results. The minimum acceptable score for TOEFL is an 87. The minimum acceptable score on IELTS is a 7.
Admission Requirements and Curriculum's for Available Programs at SBMI