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BCM - Baylor College of Medicine

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Tropical Medicine Summer Institute


The 2015 Tropical Medicine Summer Institute will be held from June 1 – June 26, 2015. The first session is from June 1 - June 12, 2015; the second session is from June 15 - 26, 2014 (Note: the second session is full). The program is run daily from 9 a.m. through 4 p.m.

We welcome undergraduate juniors and seniors from all life sciences majors and even non-science majors with appropriate background, experience and interest.

Tuition for the Tropical Medicine Summer Institute is $1,938.75. This does not include living expenses.

The area around the Texas Medical Center affords numerous options for temporary housing during the Institute. Visit our temporary housing page for a listing of some of these options.

Application Process

For Baylor University Students (June 15 - June 26, 2015):

Students may apply through the Office of Prehealth Studies at Baylor University.

For Non-Baylor University Students (June 1 - June 12, 2015):

Information regarding admissions for non-Baylor University students will be available soon.