Texas Tech Medical School Will No Longer Consider Race in Admissions, Bowing to Trump Administration Pressure

slate | April 09, 2019

Texas Tech Medical School Will No Longer Consider Race in Admissions, Bowing to Trump Administration Pressure
Texas Tech University has agreed to stop using race as a factor in admission to its medical school after the Trump administration pressured the university and others to end the use of affirmative action. The president of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center signed an explicit agreement in February eliminating the use of affirmative action in response to a complaint lodged by the Center for Equal Opportunity, an anti-affirmative action group, more than a decade ago. The move is the first of its kind in response to Department of Education directives under Secretary Betsy DeVos, who last year walked back the department’s Obama-era instruction to colleges on how to legally factor in race in admissions.

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