Physician Assistant Studies, Master | The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley | Texas City, United States
36 months
Duration
15676 USD/year
15676 USD/year
8332 USD/year
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About

The Master in Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley prepares graduates with intelligence, sound judgment, intellectual honesty, appropriate interpersonal skills, and critical thinking skills.

Overview

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley offers a master's degree in Physician Assistant Studies. The graduate will be capable of medical patient assessment and developing a plan of action for addressing health concerns.

Key Features

  • The professional curriculum for PA education includes basic medical, behavioral, and social sciences, introduction to clinical medicine and, supervised clinical practice, and health policy and professional practice issues.
  • Accredited, cutting edge degree program
  • Experienced, dedicated faculty
  • Demonstrated student success in research, professional certification and career advancement

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Biology 
  • Genetics
  • General Chemistry 
  • Organic Chemistry or Biochemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Anatomy & Physiology 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

100 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution in the United States or a recognized international equivalent in a similar or related field.
  • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 on last 30 hours of course work.
  • Completion of prerequisite coursework by the application deadline with a GPA of 3.0 or better.
  • Three letters of recommendation through CASPA.
  • Personal statement through CASPA.
  • CASPER MMI exam
  • GRE General Test. GRE test scores are valid for 5 years. A waiver of the GRE requirement will be granted to applicants who show proof of completing a graduate degree (master’s or doctoral).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7838 USD per semester during 36 months.
  • National

    15676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7838 USD per semester during 36 months.
  • In-State

    8332 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4166 USD per semester during 36 months.

Living costs for Texas City

882 - 1634 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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