South College – Nashville PA Program Mission Statement

South College is a private, co-educational, non-sectarian academic institution that embraces the traditional higher education mission triad of teaching, scholarly contribution, and service. Consistent with its long history, the institution places primary emphasis on providing quality undergraduate and graduate educational opportunities and associated student support services for the intellectual, social, and professional development of a diverse student body.

South College offers professional and career-focused curricula designed to cultivate students’ successful learning and the ability to apply knowledge, think critically, and communicate effectively. Through comprehensive academic programs, innovative and contemporary in content and mode of delivery, students are exposed to diverse perspectives and skills essential to independent and lifelong learning. Because academic programs are professional and career focused, South College responds to local, regional, and national employment needs and supports current workforce trends.

In addition to providing quality educational opportunities, South College promotes the advancement of knowledge by supporting and recognizing the scholarly activities of its faculty and students and the use of scholarship in education and service. The South College faculty seeks to advance knowledge by conducting research and publishing research results as appropriate, creating artistic and literary works, presenting at professional and scientific meetings, and participating in professional development activities, as consistent with the role of each faculty member.

As an institution of higher education, South College recognizes its responsibility to society and supports both institutional and individual commitments to service. Therefore, South College encourages its administration, faculty, and staff to invest their knowledge, experience, and expertise in community, professional, and institutional service.

The definition and achievement of this mission guide South College in strategic planning and decision making at all levels of the institution. The core values of excellence, responsibility, and integrity serve as the foundation for assessing the quality of institutional, school/departmental, and individual performance in achieving this mission.



Accreditation Status: Applying for Accreditation
Campus: See Program website
Degrees Offered: See Program website
Distance & Online Learning:
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Bachelor Degree: Required
Class Start Dates: See Program Website
Class Duration: See Program websites
Class Capacity: See Program website
On-Campus Housing: See Program website
Decision Criteria: See Program website
Seat Deposit: See Program website
Supplemental Application:See Program website
International Students: See Program website
TOEFL: See Program website
Recommendation letters:See Program website


CASPA Participant? No
Application Deadline: See Program website
Deadline Type: See Program website


Resident See Program website
Nonresident See Program website


Overall GPA    See Program website
Prerequisite GPA    See Program website
Science GPA    See Program website
Science GPA Method   See Program website


Not Required


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For a complete list of the Physician Assistant Program details and requirements please visit the official PA program website.

PA Program Website


Our Address:

616 Marriott Dr. Nashville, TN 37214