Address & Contact

Our Address

Penn State University PO Box 850 Mail Code H152 Hershey, PA 17033

GPS

40.2859782772317, -76.65003518284445

Telephone

Penn State University  PA Program Mission Statement

The Physician Assistant Program’s mission is to prepare graduates to be academically, clinically, professionally and culturally competent in the delivery of health care services, to develop critical thinking and application skills, and to provide compassionate and comprehensive care to the patients they will serve. Our graduates will improve the health of their patients and the populations they serve in an efficient and cost-conscious manner.

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

TUITION

  • Resident tuition: $75,104
  • Nonresident tuition: $75,104

PANCE PASS RATE

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

APPLICATION INFORMATION

  • Caspa Participant: Yes
  • Application Deadline: January
  • Supplemental Application: Required
  • CASPA Deadline Type: Verified 
  • Fee: $70

GPA

  • Overall GPA: 3.0
  • Science GPA: 3.0
  • Average Applicant GPA Accepted:
    • Overall: 3.7
    • Science: 3.7
  • Prerequisite completion: must be completed within 5 year(s)

EXPERIENCE

  • Healthcare Experience Hours:  500 Hours

SHADOWING

EVALUATIONS

GRE

CASPer

PA-CAT

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