36 months
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22576 USD/year
22576 USD/year
11968 USD/year
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About

Physician Assistant Studies at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio provides classroom, laboratory, simulations and clinical rotations that prepare graduates for careers as physician assistants.

Overview

At Physician Assistant Studies at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio the mission of the Department of Physician Assistant Studies at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is to prepare outstanding Physician Assistants to recognize and treat acute and chronic illness and promote health.  The Department of Physician Assistant Studies makes lives better by improving the healthcare, health outcomes and well-being of patients and their families through education, practice, service and research.  

Learning outcomes

The vision of the Department of Physician Assistant Studies is to be a recognized leader in health care education, scholarship, and service. This vision includes the education and training of competent and caring health care providers who will meet the needs of society, faculty, staff, and student service to the community and region; and scholarship that will impact, advance, and add to the knowledge of humanity and health.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Laboratory Medicine
  • Physician Assistant Policy and Practice
  • Patient Evaluation
  • Behavioral Medicine

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

126 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Two separate applications; (1) CASPA application and (2) the PAS Supplemental Application are required.  Both must be submitted through the Central Application Service for Physician Assistants (CASPA).
  • The CASPA application, the PAS Supplemental Application, official transcripts, two reference letters, all other supporting documents and fees must be submitted and your CASPA status must be listed as completed by the specified CASPA application deadline.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    22576 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11288 USD per semester during 36 months.
  • National

    22576 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11288 USD per semester during 36 months.
  • In-State

    11968 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5984 USD per semester during 36 months.

Living costs for San Antonio

972 - 1507 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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