Address & Contact

Our Address

1201 West University Drive Edinburgh, TX 78539

GPS

26.303527, -98.17627

Telephone

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley PA Program Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Physician Assistant (DPA) at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is to provide an innovative advanced medical education to physician assistant students who will transform health care delivery to the multicultural population of South Texas. The DPA promotes the importance of lifelong learning and self-evaluation in its students.

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

TUITION

  • Resident tuition: $19,930
  • Nonresident tuition: $48,890

PANCE PASS RATE

  • First-time PANCE pass rate: 91%
  • Five year first-time PANCE pass rate: 93%

APPLICATION INFORMATION

  • Caspa Participant: Yes
  • Application Deadline: September
  • Supplemental Application: Required
  • CASPA Deadline Type: Completed
  • Fee: $50

GPA

  • Overall GPA: 3.0
  • Science GPA: No Minimum
  • Average Applicant GPA Accepted:
    • Overall: 3.57
    • Science: 3.52
  • Prerequisite completion: must be completed within 10 year(s)

EXPERIENCE

  • Healthcare Experience Hours:  Recommended

SHADOWING

EVALUATIONS

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