Address & Contact

Our Address

Physician Assistant Studies Julian Hall Room 120 414 E. Clark St. Vermillion, SD 57069

GPS

42.78402068726174, -96.92588356770692

Telephone

University of South Dakota PA Program Mission Statement

Our M.S. in Physician Assistant program prepares students to become physician assistants who provide meaningful medical care with integrity. Our PA program provides the credentials to practice medicine alongside physicians, providing services as varied as healthcare itself.

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

TUITION

  • Resident tuition: $33,909
  • Nonresident tuition: $84,487

PANCE PASS RATE

  • First-time PANCE pass rate: 96%
  • Five year first-time PANCE pass rate: 95%

APPLICATION INFORMATION

  • Caspa Participant: Yes
  • Application Deadline: September
  • Supplemental Application: Required
  • CASPA Deadline Type: Completed 
  • Fee: $35

GPA

  • Overall GPA: 3.0
  • Science GPA: 3.0
  • Average Applicant GPA Accepted:
    • Overall: 3.80
    • Science: 3.77
  • Prerequisite GPA: Minimum grade of C required for all prerequisites
  • Prerequisite completion: must be completed within 10 year(s)

EXPERIENCE

  • Healthcare Experience Hours: 500 Hours

SHADOWING

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