Weather Update

BCM Family Medicine on Kirby is without electrical power. Patients with appointments on Monday at this location will be moved to Baylor Medicine on the McNair Campus:  7200 Cambridge St, 7th floor, Suite 7B. Patients will be contacted. For questions, call 713-798-7700.

School of Medicine

Credit Hour Policy


This policy generally defines credit hours as well as specific credit hour requirements for degree programs. Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) is a private, health-sciences university composed of four schools offering graduate level programs in the health sciences. Because each school has unique programs featuring differing methods of instruction, this policy is intended to offer guidance on how academic credit is awarded. In addition, the policy provides overall guidance on the number of credits required for the Doctor of Medicine degree.

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Contact Information


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