Sacred Heart University PA Program Mission Statement

The SHU MPAS program will be designed to prepare future professionals to work as generalist PAs. MPAS graduates will be educated to provide compassionate, respectful, high-quality healthcare, and have proficiency in the competencies as described by the profession PA Competencies. After successfully passing the PA National Certification Exam, graduates of the SHU MPAS Program will qualify to work in any of the 50 states as a certified PA (PA-C). The PA-C must then apply for and obtain state licensure in the state they wish to work.

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

Accreditation Status: Provisional
Campus: Trumbull, CT
Degrees Offered: Masters
Bachelor Degree: Required
Class Duration: 27 months
Class Capacity: 28 students
On-Campus Housing: Not available
Decision Criteria: Academics, health care experience, personal interview, personal statement.
Seat Deposit: $1,000
Supplemental Application: Yes
International Students: Not Accepted
TOEFL: No
Recommendation letters: 3, One from a work supervisor

CASPA

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

TUITION

Resident $107,040
Nonresident $107,040

GPA

Overall GPA 3.0
Prerequisite GPA 3.0
Science GPA No minimum

GRE

Not Required

EXPERIENCE

Required
1,000 hours
Paid 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:

Sacred Heart University 5151 Park Avenue Fairfield, CT 6825

Telephone:
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