The Physician Assistant Studies program from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is a graduate program located in Midland, TX; an inviting West Texas city, conveniently located on Interstate 20, halfway between Fort Worth and El Paso. Midland is a thriving community of more than 134,000 people.
With a focus on primary care and family medicine, the TTUHSC PA program awards a Master of Physician Assistant Studies degree following 27 months of intensive academic and clinical training. Of the 27 months, the 15-month academic phase is conducted in Midland in a dedicated, first-class facility. The 12 month clinical experience is conducted at a variety of sites throughout west Texas.
The vision of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Health Professions Physician Assistant Program is to be regionally and nationally recognized for graduating excellent healthcare providers.
The mission of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Health Professions Physician Assistant Program is to provide comprehensive medical education to physician assistant students. Through an environment of academic excellence and the promotion of life-long learning and professionalism, graduates will be prepared to practice patient-centered primary care, increasing access to healthcare for communities of West Texas and beyond.
The goals of the TTUHSC PA Program are to:
- Provide student clinical opportunities in primary care in rural and underserved populations in West Texas
- Admit highly qualified individuals with diverse backgrounds and life experiences
- Maintain first time pass rate on NCCPA PANCE at or above the national average
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- Professional Development
- Clinical Laboratory
- Human Anatomy
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
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- Applicants must complete the TTUHSC SHP online application.
- After submitting the SHP online application, if you are a full-time faculty or staff member of Texas Tech University, Texas Tech University HSC, or Texas Tech University HSC El Paso please complete the Faculty & Staff Applicant Fee Waiver to waive your $75 application fee.
International26800 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13400 USD per semester during 24 months.
National26800 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 13400 USD per semester during 24 months.
In-State10440 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5220 USD per semester during 24 months.
Living costs for Abilene
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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