University of South Alabama PA Program Mission Statement

The mission of the University of South Alabama Physician Assistant Program is to educate compassionate and competent individuals from diverse backgrounds to become highly qualified physician assistants in accordance with the highest professional standards to provide a broad spectrum of preventative and curative healthcare to patients in various communities and clinical settings with physician supervision including underserved populations in Alabama both rural and urban. The emphasis of the program is one of primary care, including a broad foundation in the medical and surgical specialties.

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

Accreditation Status: Continuing
Campus: Mobile, AL
Degrees Offered: Masters
Distance & Online Learning: None
Bachelor Degree: Required
Class Duration: 27 months
Class Capacity: 40 students
On-Campus Housing: Available
Decision Criteria: Academic scores; Emotional intelligence; Understanding of PA profession, personal interview, personal statement
Seat Deposit: $500
Supplemental Application: Yes
International Students: Accepted
TOEFL: Required (for international applicants)
Recommendation letters: 3 ,One letter from a MD/DO/PA

CASPA

CASPA Participant? Yes
Application Deadline October

TUITION

Resident $50,336
Nonresident $100,672

GPA

Overall GPA 3.0
Prerequisite GPA 2.0
Science GPA No minimum

GRE

REQUIRED

EXPERIENCE

REQUIRED
Required: 500 hour minimum
Paid experience with hands-on patient care
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.

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Address

Our Address:

University of South Alabama 5721 USA Drive North HAHN 3124 Mobile, AL 36688

Telephone:
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