University of Southern California PA Program Mission Statement

The Primary Care Physician Assistant Program at USC is dedicated to the advancement of physician assistant education and emphasizes service to the medically underserved. The program is committed to preparing students from diverse backgrounds to practice medicine with physician supervision. Emphasis is placed upon understanding and appreciating diversity. The program aims to prepare its graduates to practice and promote primary health care of the highest quality as part of an interprofessional team. 

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

Accreditation Status: Continuing
Campus: Alhambra, CA
Degrees Offered: Masters
Distance & Online Learning: None
Bachelor Degree: Required
Class Duration: 33 months
Class Capacity: 60 students
On-Campus Housing: Not available
Decision Criteria: Academics, health care experience, personal interview, personal statement.
Seat Deposit: $500
Supplemental Application: Yes
International Students:  Accepted
TOEFL:  Not Required
Recommendation letters: 3

CASPA

CASPA Participant? Yes
Application Deadline: November

TUITION

Resident $157,916
Nonresident $157,916

GPA

Overall GPA 3.0
Prerequisite GPA 3.0
Science GPA 2.75
Science GPA Method OVERALL

GRE

Required — MCAT accepted in place of GRE

EXPERIENCE

Preferred/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

 

Opening Hours

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Address

Our Address:

University of Southern California 1000 S. Fremont Avenue Unit 7, Building A-11, Room 150 Alhambra, CA 91803

Telephone:
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