Address & Contact

Our Address

6311 Garners Ferry Road Building 101, 3rd Floor, PA Suite Columbia, SC 29209

GPS

33.98081, -80.96297

Telephone

University of South Carolina School of Medicine PA Program Mission Statement

The USC School of Medicine –Columbia Masters in Science in Physician Assistant Studies Program strives to produce highly competent, compassionate physician assistants who are committed to lifelong learning and advancing the PA profession. The program is dedicated to producing physician assistants who deliver high-quality, patient-centered care and excel as members of an interprofessional health care team while making significant contributions to the health care needs of South Carolina and the nation.

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

TUITION

  • Resident tuition: $52,815
  • Nonresident tuition: $91,896

PANCE PASS RATE

  • First-time PANCE pass rate: 95%
  • Five year first-time PANCE pass rate: 95%

APPLICATION INFORMATION

  • Caspa Participant: Yes
  • Application Deadline: August
  • Supplemental Application: Required
  • CASPA Deadline Type: Verified 
  • Fee: $50

GPA

  • Overall GPA: 3.0
  • Science GPA: 3.0
  • Average Applicant GPA Accepted:
    • Overall: 3.71
    • Science: 3.63
  • Prerequisite completion: must be completed within 7 year(s)

EXPERIENCE

  • Healthcare Experience Hours: 500 Hours

SHADOWING

EVALUATIONS

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