Philadelphia University PA Program Mission Statement

The mission of the Philadelphia University Physician Assistant Studies Program is to provide students with the foundation of knowledge, technical skills and critical thinking necessary to competently perform the functions of the physician assistant profession in an ethical, empathetic manner working with a licensed practicing physician. A secondary focus is to prepare students to provide comprehensive medical services to diverse under-served patient populations in inner-city and rural locations. 

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

Accreditation Status: Continuing
Campus: Philadelphia, PA
Degrees Offered: Masters
Online Masters Degree:  None
Bachelor Degree: Required
Class Duration: 25 months
Class Capacity: 52 students
On-Campus Housing: Available
Decision Criteria: Community service, GPA, personal interview, personal statement
Seat Deposit: $2,000
Supplemental Application: No
International Students: Accepted
TOEFL: Not Required
Recommendation letters: 3

CASPA

CASPA Participant? Yes
Application Deadline: November
Deadline Type: Verified

TUITION

Resident $84,990
Nonresident $84,990

GPA

Overall GPA 3.25
Prerequisite GPA No minimum
Science GPA 3.3
Science GPA Method OVERALL CASPA-calculated GPA

GRE

NOT REQUIRED

EXPERIENCE

REQUIRED
Minimum 200 hours
Paid experience with hands-on patient care
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.

PA Program Website

Address

Our Address:

Philadelphia University 4201 Henry Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19144

Telephone:
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