Pace University PA Program Mission Statement

The mission of the Pace University-Lenox Hill Hospital Physician Assistant Program is to conduct a quality education program that produces superior physician assistants who possess the requisite skills, knowledge, attitude and understanding to function in diverse communities, populations, and settings, and to treat all patients with dignity, respect and compassion. We aim to create an academic environment that attracts faculty, staff and students who are dedicated to the DepartmentНs mission to provide quality and culturally sensitive medical care.жPhysician Assistant Program is deeply committed to: Developing within each student a strong foundation in the basic medical and clinical sciences to enable them to meet the life-long challenges inherent in the practice of medicine. Preparing students to function as primary care providers in the health care setting while providing enhanced training for those who wish to specialize. Teaching students to have an integrated, patient and family-centered view including treatment, education, prevention and health care management. Intensifying commitment to service in the community to augment abilities to provide culturally sensitive care. Equipping students to meet the changing needs of the health care system and to work as collaborative members of the health care team.

Located in the heart of downtown Manhattan offering wide access to a diverse patient population. 

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

Accreditation Status: Continuing
Campus New York, NY
Degrees Offered: Masters
Distance & Online Learning: None
Bachelor Degree: Required
Class Duration: 26 months
Class Capacity: 80 students
On-Campus Housing: Available
Decision Criteria:GPA; Healthcare experience; Letters of recommendation, personal interview, personal statement
Seat Deposit: $1,500
Supplemental Application:No
International Students: Accepted
TOEFL:Required (for international applicants)
Recommendation letters: 3,  One letter should be from a medical professional

CASPA

CASPA Participant? Yes
Application Deadline: September
Deadline Type: Completed

TUITION

Resident $125,000
Nonresident $125,000

GPA

Overall GPA 3.0
Prerequisite GPA 3.0
Science GPA 3.0
Science GPA Method  CUSTOM CASPA-calculated GPA and CASPA-calculated overall science GPA

GRE

NOT REQUIRED

EXPERIENCE

Minimum
200 hours
Paid experience with hands-on patient care Shadowing a physician or physician assistant 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.

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Address

Our Address:

Pace University 163 William Street New York, NY 10038

Telephone:
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