Our students are well-prepared to enter this rewarding profession - Seton Hall graduates who sit for the Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam (PANCE) consistently pass. As a graduate of the Master of Science in Physician Assistant (M.S.P.A.) program, you'll be ready for a rewarding medical career — and ready to excel in any area you choose to pursue. With a curriculum that runs for 33 months, our graduates are known in the field for having more clinical experience than graduates of other institutions.
The Seton Hall University M.S. Pshysician Assistant curriculum centers on extensive clinical experience. It also emphasizes research competence, basic sciences knowledge and physical examination skills. In many of our classes, traditional lectures fuse with online coursework and problem-based learning to ensure that everything you study is directly applicable. You'll learn from practicing physician assistants, physicians and instructors with doctoral training in a variety of medical areas. Our students work with patients from their first semester onward, eventually completing at least 60 weeks of core and elective rotations.
Accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc., the program prepares practitioners with a depth of knowledge and judgment to perform as knowledgeable and highly skilled clinicians.
- Human Anatomy
- Human Physiology
- Health Maintenance and Education
- 33 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- Completed a baccalaureate degree from a regionally or nationally accredited institution of higher learning in the United States or the determined foreign equivalent.
- Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2 (based on a 4.00 scale).
- Have a minimum prerequisite courses GPA of 3.2.
- Achieve a minimum of 250 hours of patient care experience (see below for descriptions of acceptable and unacceptable experiences)
International47266 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1354 USD per credit during 33 months.
National47266 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1354 USD per credit during 33 months.
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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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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