Non-Degree Programs/Outreach

UT Southwestern Medical Center offers a number of non-degree-related programs for high school, undergraduate, and post-graduate students interested in health and science careers, as well as community members interested in health and science education.

Discover or re-ignite your passion for science and medicine at UT Southwestern. Benefits of non-degree programs include:

  • College credit
  • Exploring a new interest
  • Inspiring your students
  • Setting you apart from your peers
  • Working side-by-side with some of the nation’s top clinicians and laboratory scientists

You can also learn more about the types of community service activities that UT Southwestern faculty, staff, and students participate in throughout the year.

For High School Students

Health Professions Recruitment and Exposure Program (HPREP)
STARS Summer Research Program

For Undergraduate Students

Dr. Emmett Conrad Leadership Program
Green Fellowships
Minority Premedical Conference
Joint Admission Medical Program (JAMP)
Parkland Collegiate Fellowship Program
Quantitative and Physical Sciences – Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (QP-SURF)
R-25 NHLBI Training Grant for Minority Students
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program (SURF)
UT Southwestern Undergraduate Medical Research Fellows Program (UT-SUMR)

For Medical Students

Doris Duke Clinical Research Fellowship
Medical Student Research
R-25 NHLBI Training Grant for Minority Students
T-35 NHLBI Training Grant
T-35 NIDDK Training Grant

Other Programs

Disease-Oriented Clinical Scholars
Endowed Scholars
Ethics in Science and Medicine
Physician Scientist Training Program