Address & Contact

Our Address

Elon University 2750 Campus Box Elon, NC 27244

GPS

36.098205049283, -79.511290320136

Telephone

Elon University PA Program Mission Statement

The Elon University Department of Physician Assistant Studies embraces the overall mission of the University and seeks to fulfill the Departmental vision of “Learning. Caring. Serving. Leading.” by acting upon these commitments: Learning: We foster a supportive, collaborative and collegial community that engages students in a learner-centered environment, appropriately challenges them to capably demonstrate clinical competence, and supports professional development of students and faculty. Caring: We promote dialogue on personal and cultural attributes and are accepting of different values, beliefs and perspectives as a valuable addition to our learning community. We advance patient care by recognizing that our first responsibility is to our patients as we integrate the core competencies of the physician assistant profession including: medical knowledge, interpersonal communication skills, patient care, professionalism, practice- and systems-based learning. We embrace the healthcare team approach and believe interprofessional, patient-centered care is achieved through collaboration across health professions’ disciplines and integration of patient or family preferences with the best available healthcare practices. Serving and Leading: We are dedicated to the advancement of the PA profession and our communities as we continually seek to develop as professionals. We seek to lead change within PA education that improves patient care, eliminates health disparities and adapts to meet the needs of the ever-changing healthcare environment. We encourage the development of engaged minds, inspired leaders and global citizens through the investment of our talents and skills toward the betterment of communities locally and around the globe.

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

  • Accredited Status: Continued
  • Campus Location: Elon, NC
  • Degrees Offered: Masters
  • Class Start Month: January
  • Class Duration: 24 months
  • Class Capacity:  38 students
  • Decision Criteria: Matched to mission academic ability and understanding role of physician assistant, personal interview, personal statement
  • Seat Deposit: $1,000
  • International Students: Accepted
  • TOEFL: Not Required

TUITION

  • Resident tuition: $95,986
  • Nonresident tuition: $95,986

PANCE PASS RATE

  • First-time PANCE pass rate: 100%
  • Five year first-time PANCE pass rate: 98%

APPLICATION INFORMATION

  • Caspa Participant: Yes
  • Application Deadline: November
  • Supplemental Application: Not Required
  • CASPA Deadline Type: Submitted

GPA

  • Overall GPA: 3.2
  • Science GPA: 3.0
  • Average Applicant GPA Accepted:
    • Overall: 3.75
    • Science: 3.73
  • Prerequisite GPA: Minimum grade of C required for all prerequisites
  • Prerequisite completion: must be completed within 10 year(s)

EXPERIENCE

  • Healthcare Experience Hours: 500 Hours

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