University of Nevada, Reno PA Program Mission Statement

The mission of the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine Physician Assistant (PA) Program is to train flexible and committed primary care clinicians dedicated to strengthening health care in their communities. The vision of the program is to expand and enhance access to health care for all Nevadans through PA workforce development and advocacy for the profession.

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

Accreditation StatusDeveloping-Not Accredited
Campus: Reno, NV
Degrees Offered: Masters
Distance & Online Learning: None
Bachelor Degree: Required
Class Duration: 27 months
Class Capacity: 24 students
On-Campus Housing: Available
Decision Criteria: Academics, Experience, Interpersonal Skills, personal interview, personal statement
Seat Deposit: $1,000
Supplemental Application: No
International Students: Not accepted
TOEFL: Not Required
Recommendation letters: 3, One academic letter and one from a health professional. No friend or family references

CASPA

CASPA Participant? Yes
Application Deadline: September
Deadline Type: Submitted – The application must be submitted by the deadline date. Documents don’t have to be received by CASPA by the deadline date.

TUITION

RESIDENT TUITION $117,220
NONRESIDENT TUITION $117,220

GPA

Overall GPA 2.75
Prerequisite GPA
Science GPA 2.75
Science GPA Method OVERALL CASPA-calculated GPA

GRE

NOT REQUIRED

EXPERIENCE

Experience Required
Minimum 2,000 hours
Acceptable Experience 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.

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Address

Our Address:

University of Nevada 1664 N. Virgina Street PMB 0332 Reno, NV 89557-0346

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