Distance Learning

State Authorization for Distance Education

In order to offer online or correspondence courses in a state other than Texas, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso) must first comply with that state's requirements. These requirements differ from state to state. The map below indicates which states TTUHSC El Paso is and is not authorized to offer distance education to.

Distance Learing map of the United States

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TTUHSC El Paso has been approved by Texas to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA). NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of postsecondary distance education.