University of Texas Rio Grande Valley  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

Accreditation Status: Continuing
Campus: School of Health Professions
Degrees Offered: Masters
Distance & Online Learning: No
Bachelor Degree: Required
Class Duration: 26 months
Class Capacity: 100 students
On-Campus Housing: Available
Decision Criteria: See Program website
Seat Deposit: $300
Supplemental Application: Yes
International Students: Accepted
TOEFL: Required (for international applicants)
Recommendation letters:3

CASPA

CASPA Participant? Yes
Application Deadline:  September 1, 2018

TUITION

RESIDENT TUITION $25,500
NONRESIDENT TUITION  $60,500

GPA

Overall GPA 3.0
Prerequisite GPA 3.0
Science GPA  3.0
Science GPA Method

GRE

Required — MCAT not accepted in place of GRE

EXPERIENCE

Recommended

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:

1201 West University Drive Edinburgh, TX 78539

Telephone:
Click on button to show the map.