Address & Contact

Our Address

Johnson & Wales University 8 Abbott Park Place Providence, RI 2903

GPS

41.82057135272319, -71.41360679010084

Telephone

Johnson & Wales University PA Program Mission Statment

The mission of the Physician Assistant Studies program at JWU is to educate students to become collaborative practitioners with the respect, empathy and trust inherent to patient-centered, humanistic health care. Maintaining a relationship of trust and caring is central to becoming a health care professional, whether your goal is to stay in Rhode Island to care for Rhode Islanders, or go where a growing career opportunity takes you.

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

  • Accredited Status: Probationary Accreditation
  • Campus Location: Providence, RI
  • Degrees Offered: Masters
  • Class Start Month: June
  • Class Duration: 24 months
  • Class Capacity:  36 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: Required

TUITION

  • Resident tuition: $94,392
  • Nonresident tuition: $94,392

PANCE PASS RATE

  • First-time PANCE pass rate: 94%
  • Five year first-time PANCE pass rate: 97%

APPLICATION INFORMATION

  • Caspa Participant: Yes
  • Application Deadline: March
  • Supplemental Application: Not Required
  • CASPA Deadline Type: Completed

GPA

  • Overall GPA: 3.0
  • Science GPA: 3.0
  • Average Applicant GPA Accepted:
    • Overall: 3.68
    • Science: 3.62
  • Prerequisite GPA: Minimum grade of C required for all prerequisites
  • Prerequisite completion: must be completed within 7 year(s)

EXPERIENCE

  • Healthcare Experience Hours: 250 Hours

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