Eastern Michigan University PA Program Mission Statement

The EMU PA Program assists students in developing critical thinking and patient-centered problem-solving skills with a practical focus to prepare them for the experiences they will encounter upon graduation. We seek to not just produce physician assistants, but rather to create highly respected ambassadors of the PA profession. Here are some points of distinction:

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

  • Accredited Status : Continuing
  • Campus: School of Health Professions
  • Degrees Offered: Masters
  • Online Masters Degree:  None
  • Bachelor Degree: Required
  • Class Start Dates: See Program Website
  • Class Duration: 24 months
  • Class Capacity: 30 students
  • On-Campus Housing: Not Available
  • Decision Criteria: Academic Background Clinical Experience, interview, personal statement
  • Seat Deposit: $1,000
  • Supplemental Application: Yes
  • International Students:  Accepted
  • TOEFL: Required (for international applicants)
  • Recommendation letters: 2

CASPA

  • Yes
  • Application Deadline: September 1, 2018
  • Deadline Type: See Program Website

TUITION

  • RESIDENT TUITION $86,682
  • NONRESIDENT TUITION $146,586

GPA

  • Overall GPA 3.0
  • Prerequisite GPA No minimum
  • Science GPA No minimum

GRE

Required — MCAT not accepted in place of GRE

EXPERIENCE

REQUIRED

Minimum 1000 hours

Paid experience with hands-on patient care
Volunteer experience with hands-on patient care
Shadowing a physician or physician assistant

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:

Eastern Michigan University 222 Rackham Building Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Telephone:
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