Medical University of South Carolina PA Program Mission Statement

To educate highly competent physician assistants who are compassionate, culturally aware, and attuned to the primary care needs of the people of SC and beyond. They will be prepared to provide quality, state-of-the-art, patient-centered care as integral members of physician-led health care teams; contribute to the diisemination of new knowledge to improve physician assistant education and health care; advocate for the physician assistant profession; and help meet the health needs of larger community through education and service. 

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

Accreditation Status: Continuing
Campus: Charleston, SC
Degrees Offered: Masters
Distance & Online Learning: None
Bachelor Degree: Not Required
Class Duration: 27 months
Class Capacity: 60 students
On-Campus Housing: Not available
Decision Criteria: GPA (cumulative, science/math, prerequisite); Non-cognitive applicant characteristics; , personal interview, personal statement
Seat Deposit: $1,000
Supplemental Application: Yes
International Students: Accepted
TOEFL: Not required
Recommendation letters: 3, Physician or PA preferred

CASPA

CASPA Participant? No
Application Deadline: September

TUITION

RESIDENT TUITION $$128,000
NONRESIDENT TUITION $$130,000

GPA

Overall GPA 3.0
Prerequisite GPA 3.0
Science GPA 3.0
Science GPA Method CUSTOM Statistics, biochemistry, general or organic chemistry with lab, biology with lab, human anatomy with lab, human physiology with lab, microbiology with lab, medical terminology, developmental psychology or human growth and development

GRE

REQUIRED

EXPERIENCE

Preferred/Recommended

PART TIME OPTION

NO

WEBSITE AND SOCIAL MEDIA

For a complete list of the Physician Assistant Program details and requirements please visit the official PA program website.

PA Program Website

Address

Our Address:

Medical University of South Carolina Education and Student Life 171 Ashley Avenue Charleston , SC 29425

Telephone:
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