University of Saint Joseph PA Program Mission Statement

The mission of the University of Saint Joseph Physician Assistant Studies Program is to foster the development of engaged learners into well qualified Physician Assistants. Intellectual rigor in a spiritually enriched environment will cultivate competent, ethical members of the health care team who demonstrate the highest level of integrity and a commitment to life-long learning. Graduates will exemplify a sense of social responsibility through service to the community and their profession.

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

Accreditation Status: Developing-Not Accredited
Campus: West Hartford, CT
Degrees Offered: Masters
Bachelor Degree: Required
Class Duration: 28 months
Class Capacity: 35 students
On-Campus Housing: Available
Decision Criteria: Academics, health care experience, personal interview, personal statement.
Seat Deposit: $800
Supplemental Application: No
International Students: Accepted
TOEFL: Required (for international applicants)
Recommendation letters: 3

CASPA

CASPA Participant? Yes
Application Deadline October
Deadline Type Verified – The application must be submitted, complete, and the the GPA calculation must be completed by CASPA by the deadline date.

TUITION

Resident $102,000
Nonresident $102,000

GPA

Overall GPA 3.0
Prerequisite GPA 3.0
Science GPA No minimum

GRE

Not Required

EXPERIENCE

Experience Required
Minimum 250 hours
Acceptable Experience Paid experience with hands-on patient care
Volunteer experience with hands-on patient care
Shadowing a physician or physician assistant

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:

University of Saint Joseph 1678 Asylum Avenue West Hartford, CT 6117

Telephone:
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