Address & Contact

Our Address

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Office of Admissions 4170 City Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19131

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40.0052824, -75.2164944

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Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine  PA Program Mission Statement

The mission of the PCOM Master of Science in Health Sciences – Physician Assistant Studies program is to educate highly qualified physician assistants, preparing them to become competent and compassionate health care providers, supported through scholarly activity and a broad range of clinical practice experiences.

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

  • Accredited Status:  Continuing Accreditation
  • Campus Location: Philadelphia, PA
  • Degrees Offered: Masters
  • Class Start Month: June
  • Class Duration: 26 months
  • Class Capacity:  55 students
  • Decision Criteria: Matched to mission academic ability and understanding role of physician assistant, personal interview, personal statement
  • Seat Deposit: $500
  • International Students: Accepted
  • TOEFL: Required

TUITION

  • Resident tuition: $97,603
  • Nonresident tuition: $97,603

PANCE PASS RATE

  • First-time PANCE pass rate: 96%
  • Five year first-time PANCE pass rate: 99%

APPLICATION INFORMATION

  • Caspa Participant: Yes
  • Application Deadline: December
  • Supplemental Application: Required
  • CASPA Deadline Type: Verified 
  • Fee: $75

GPA

  • Overall GPA: 3.0
  • Science GPA: 3.0
  • Average Applicant GPA Accepted:
    • Overall: 3.68
    • Science: 3.65
  • Prerequisite GPA: Minimum grade of C required for all prerequisites
  • Prerequisite completion: must be completed within 10 year(s)

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