University of Texas – HS Center at San Antonio PA Program Mission Statement

The mission of The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Department of Physician Assistant Studies is to prepare primary health care providers who will contribute to the improvement of the mental, social, and physical well being of the underserved and vulnerable people of South Texas. This mission will be accomplished through culturally appropriate, socially relevant education, service, and scholarship.

PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

Accreditation Status: Continuing
Campus: San Antonio, TX
Degrees Offered: Masters
Distance & Online Learning: None
Bachelor Degree: Required
Class Duration: 30 months
Class Capacity: 45 students
On-Campus Housing: Not Available
Decision Criteria: Primary care oriented Record of community service Commitment to the underserved, personal interview, personal statement
Seat Deposit: $250
Supplemental Application: Yes
International Students: Accepted
TOEFL: Required (for international applicants)
Recommendation letters: 2

CASPA

CASPA Participant? Yes
Application Deadline:  September

TUITION

RESIDENT TUITION $36,000
NONRESIDENT TUITION  $76,000

GPA

Overall GPA 3.2
Prerequisite GPA No minimum
Science GPA 3.2
Science GPA Method Overall

GRE

REQUIRED

EXPERIENCE

REQUIRED
500 hours
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:

7703 Floyd Curl Drive MSC 6249 San Antonio, Texas 78229-3600

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