Welcome to the Medical Education & Training Campus (METC)

Our Tri-Service Campus is located on Fort Sam Houston, Texas in the City of San Antonio. With 48 medical programs, and 16,500 graduates a year, METC is a state-of-the-art DoD healthcare education campus that trains enlisted medical personnel. Warrior Care begins here at the METC.

METC is a leader in military medical education. With over 48 academic programs in various medical specialties, we are proud to welcome you to the largest "enlisted" healthcare education campus in the world!

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METC Brochure
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   Train the World's Finest Medics, Corpsmen, and Technicians   



 Finest purveyors of their technical craft

 Finest Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, and Coast Guardsmen;
fit to operate and excel within their Service-specific culture

 Finest individuals who understand and can execute their roles in joint endeavors


   Train for the Mission and Educate for a Lifetime of Service   
 METC is committed to training heath care professionals in support of national strategies:
  • Recognized as a global leader in allied health education and training.
  • Executes training for the Services and coalition partners promoting interoperability
    of military medical training.
  • Employ state of the art, evidenced-based strategies that enhance learning and
    advance educational practices across the globe.
  • An adaptable learning organization that allows for future expansions and rapid responses to the developing landscape of military medicine and evolving civilian medical practices.


   Train for the Mission...Educate for a Lifetime!   


Slagel Dining Facility

Largest Dining Facility in the DoD inventory at 80,000 sq.ft. A total seating capacity of 2,016, able to feed 4,800 individuals in a 90 minute period.
Fitness Center

Elevated indoor 1/8 mile track, 2 full size basketball courts, Cardio and weight training, Group exercise room, fitness juice bar, Dry Sauna, aerobics, fitness and sports programs!
Student Activity Center

Video Arcade, pool tables, Flat screens for sports, mini theater, movie room, snack bar, coffee bar, roof garden, music practice rooms, Computer stations, and Group study areas.


Student Dormitories

Building Features
  • 330,000 sq ft building. ¼ mile and ½ mile outdoor tracks.
  • Each unit houses 1,200 students.
  • 2 students per room.
  • The buildings have computer learning centers, linen rooms, classrooms, and game rooms
Room Features
  • (2) Walk-in closets
  • (2) Vanities with sinks
  • (2) Beds with underside storage
  • (2) Nightstands
  • (2) Desks

Army :
ACE & ACE-SI Training (Ask Care Escort)
Air Force:

Air Force Resilience
Safe Helpline (Sexual Assault Support for the DoD Community)
Military One Source

J1 Small Act Navy Suicide Prevention Handbook
1 Small Act Tool Kit
Coast Guard:
Health Safety & Work Life
Emergency services may also be accessed 24 hours a day, seven days a week via the CG SUPRT Program toll free number 1-855-CGSUPRT (247-8778)


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