Address & Contact

Our Address

Flordia Gulf Coast University 10501 FGCU BLVD. South Fort Meyers, FL 33965

GPS

26.4613838551914, -81.77098231812818

Telephone

Marieb College of Health & Human Services PA Program Mission Statement

The Department of Health Sciences mission emerges from and is congruent with the mission of the College of Health Professions and Social Work (CHPSW) and Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU). The Department of Health Sciences aims to meet community and market needs by providing future-oriented, accessible, student-focused undergraduate and graduate education programs that foster professional growth, career mobility, diversification, and advancement for health professionals. Faculty and administrators are committed to a philosophy of a holistic curriculum, which provides and supports integrated interdisciplinary education and practical experience for health professionals from a variety of disciplines within the department and across the College of Health Professions and Social Work. Faculty, administrators, students, and graduates will assume the responsibility of academic excellence, empathy, and professionalism within their scope of practice, and will be empowered to act as ambassadors for health care consumers, the health professions, the College of Health Professions and Social Work, and Florida Gulf Coast University.

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

Accredited Status: Provisional Accreditation 
Campus: Fort Meyers, FL
Degrees Offered: Masters
Online Masters Degree: None
Bachelor Degree: Required
Class Duration: 27 months
Class Capacity: 20 students
On-Campus Housing: Not available
Decision Criteria: Qualifying GPA; Prerequisite GPA; Healthcare experience;  personal interview, personal statement.
Seat Deposit: $200
Supplemental Application: Yes
International Students: Accepted
TOEFL: Required (for international applicants)
Recommendation letters: 3, One from a PA-C, one from an MD or DO, one from a professor or supervisor

CASPA

Yes
Application Deadline: March

TUITION

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GPA

Overall GPA 3.0
Prerequisite GPA 3.0
Science GPA 3.0
Science GPA Method OVERALL CASPA-calculated GPA

GRE

REQUIRED

EXPERIENCE

Required 250 Hours
Paid experience with hands-on patient care
Volunteer experience with hands-on patient care

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