Butler University PA Program Mission Statement
Butler University houses the oldest PA (physician assistant) program in the State of Indiana. Our 24-month curriculum will prepare you to be eligible to take the national certification exam, apply for state licensure, and provide patient care in various medical or surgical practice settings. We are in the heart of Indianapolis and partner with all the major healthcare systems in the state, as well as, many outside of Indiana, to offer students outstanding clinical experiences.
Butler’s program boasts above-national-average board passing rates with very low attrition. This, accompanied with a 100% job placement rate within six months of graduation, makes this one of the premier PA programs in the country.
PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE
Accredited Status: Continuing
Campus: College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Degrees Offered: Masters
Online Masters Degree: None
Bachelor Degree: Required
Class Start Dates: See Program Website
Class Duration: 24 months
Class Capacity: 75 students
On-Campus Housing: Not Available
Decision Criteria: GPA; GRE; NAE Score (the composition of an NAE will typically include one or more interviews, an opportunity to meet current students, various information sessions and any other activities deemed desirable by the PA Admissions Committee.) Personal interview, personal statement.
Seat Deposit: $1,000
Supplemental Application: No
International Students: Accepted
Recommendation letters: See Program Website
Application Deadline: August 1, 2018
Deadline Type: See Program Website
RESIDENT TUITION $86,000
NONRESIDENT TUITION $86,000
Overall GPA 3.2
Prerequisite GPA No minimum
Science GPA No minimum
PART TIME OPTION
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For a complete list of the Physician Assistant Program details and requirements please visit the official PA program website.