Lincoln Memorial University PA Program Mission Statement

The Physician Assistant Program at Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine recruits, educates and mentors a diverse group of students to become physician assistants providing quality health care. *Emphasizes primary care and preventive medicine and seeks to interest students in providing care to the medically underserved population within the Appalachian Region and beyond; *Uses didactic and clinical training and promotes physician/PA team care; *Fosters an appreciation for research, leadership and flexibility in meeting the changing needs of the health care climate; *Empowers faculty and students to be advocates for the physician assistant profession for the delivery of primary health care.

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

Accreditation Status: Continuing
Campus: Harrogate, TN
Degrees Offered: Masters
Distance & Online Learning: None
Bachelor Degree: Required
Class Duration: 27 months
Class Capacity: 96 students
On-Campus Housing: Available
Decision Criteria: Science and cumulative GPA, GRE scores, and recommendation letters, personal interview, personal statement
Seat Deposit: $500
Supplemental Application: Yes
International Students: Accepted
TOEFL: Not Required
Recommendation letters: 3, One letter must be from a PA, one from a PA, physician, dentist, podiatrist, or optometrist, and one must be from an academic advisor, science/math professor, or current/recent employer

CASPA

CASPA Participant? Yes
Application Deadline: November

TUITION

Resident $97,169
Nonresident $97,169

GPA

Overall GPA 2.8
Prerequisite GPA 2.8
Science GPA 2.8
Science GPA Method OVERALL CASPA-calculated GPA

GRE

 REQUIRED

EXPERIENCE

Experience Required
Minimum 190 hours
Acceptable Experience 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:

Lincoln Memorial 6965 Cumberland Gap Parkway Harrogate, TN 37752

Telephone:
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