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Physician Assistant Dual Admission Program

Dual Admission – Physician Assistant

Bachelor of Science and Master of Medical Science  in Physician Assistant

The physician assistant degree is a six-year program in which students will receive a bachelor of science (B.S.) and a master of medical science (M.M.S.) in Physician Assistant. Candidates will follow a prescribed four-year course of study in the undergraduate biology major and 27 months of training in the PA program at the College of Health Care Sciences.

Degrees: Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and Master of Medical Science (M.M.S.) in Physician Assistant
Years to Complete 4+27 months
ACT/SAT and GPA 25/1150 and 3.5
Student Type Day
Years Math
Years Science
Years English
Required Courses: 2 SCIENCE + 1 MATH Biology*, Chemistry, Algebra II
Required Letters of Recommendation Science Teacher
Nonacademic Reference
Preadmission Interview Yes
Dual Admission Deadline For Fall 2016 : January 1, 2016
Undergraduate Major Biology
Cumulative GPA 3.0
GPA in the Major/Science 3.0
Minimum Grade in each Prerequisite Course C
Required Test Score GRE
No less than the mean score of the previous year's entering class
Graduate Interview Yes
Degree Required Yes
Credits Required 120

Transfer students are not eligible to apply to the Health Professions dual admission programs.

Calculation of cumulative and science GPA for the purpose of program eligibility will not reflect the "repeated courses" policy, all grades for retaken courses will be included.

Final determination of admission into the professional program is at the discretion of the receiving college.

*Trigonometry, Probability and Statistics, IB Math Analysis, and Functions may be substituted for Pre-Calculus