University of the Pacific PA Program Mission Statement

The mission of the Physician Assistant Program at University of the Pacific is to provide students with a superior, learner-centered educational experience that will produce compassionate health care professionals committed to life-long learning and leadership in their careers and communities.

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

Accreditation Status: Provisional
Campus: Sacramento, CA
Degrees Offered: Masters
Distance & Online Learning: None
Bachelor Degree: Not required
Class Duration: 27 months
Class Capacity: 45 students
On-Campus Housing: Available
Decision Criteria: Academic Background, Patient Care Experience and Written Essays
Seat Deposit: $1,000
Supplemental Application: No
International Students:  Accepted
TOEFL: Required (for international applicants)
Recommendation letters: 2

CASPA

CASPA Participant? Yes
Application Deadline: March

TUITION

Resident $108,770
Nonresident $108,770

GPA

Overall GPA 3.0
Prerequisite GPA No minimum
Science GPA 3.0
Science GPA Method OVERALL

GRE

REQUIRED

EXPERIENCE

Required
Minimum 1000 hours
Paid experience with hands-on patient care
Shadowing a physician or physician assistant
Volunteer 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.

PA Program Website

Address

Our Address:

Physician Assistant Program University of the Pacific 3200 5th Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95817

Telephone:
Contact Physician Assistant Program