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Physician Assistant

Eastern Virginia Medical School

28 months
Duration
14926 USD/year
14926 USD/year
12132 USD/year
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About

The Physician Assistant program from Eastern Virginia Medical School is divided into two phases, spanning 28 consecutive months over seven semesters.

Overview

Phase I, the 16-month pre-clinical year, spans four consecutive semesters (68 credit hours) and incorporates traditional classroom interaction with clinical skills development and simulated patient interaction through the Sentara Center for Simulation and Immersive Learning.

In Phase II (26 credit hours) of the Physician Assistant program from Eastern Virginia Medical School, students complete 8 clinical field experiences with supervised, direct patient care in various medical and surgical disciplines, which form the basis of the professional socialization process and adaptation to the role and functions of a physician assistant.

Mission

The mission of the EVMS Physician Assistant program is to prepare students to provide healthcare in a broad range of medical settings by training them in the medical arts and sciences in an inclusive, multicultural environment dedicated to the delivery of patient-centered care, while fostering a strong commitment to clinical and community partnerships.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Pathophysiology for Health Professions 
  • Clinical Anatomy for Health Professions 
  • Introduction to the PA Profession and the Business of Medicine 
  • Psychosocial Elements of Wellness
  • Legal and Medical Ethical Issues in Medicine

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 28 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

94 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree (or higher graduate degree) completed no later than July 1
  • Official transcripts from the awarding institution must specify the date upon which the degree was issued.
  • If the bachelor’s degree was issued by a U.S. college or university, as a general rule it should be from a regionally accredited institution. However, the PA program may grant exceptions on a case-by-case basis.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14926 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 14926 USD per year during 28 months.
  • National

    14926 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14926 USD per year during 28 months.
  • In-State

    12132 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12132 USD per year during 28 months.

Living costs for Norfolk

1100 - 1900 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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Updated over a year ago

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