24 months
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51632 USD/year
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About

The mission of the Physician Assistant Practice program at the Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science is to educate and prepare competent, compassionate, and ethical physician assistant leaders who, as integral members of the interprofessional healthcare team, will provide quality patient-centered care to a diverse population.

Overview

Upon graduation, Physician Assistant Practice students at the Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science are awarded a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Practice. After successful completion of the National PA Board Exam, PAs are certified by State Medical Boards to function as an extension of a supervising physician. 

Learning outcomes

PAs often work in primary care settings with family practice physicians, and they assist specialists in diverse fields such as surgery, orthopedics, obstetrics and gynecology, radiology, pathology, and internal medicine. PAs currently provide care to millions of Americans in all types of health care settings: offices, clinics, hospitals, nursing homes, and long-term care facilities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Professional Issues and Ethics
  • Clinical Decision Making
  • Population Medicine
  • Clinical Medicine for the Physician Assistant
  • Pharmacotherapy
  • General Medicine & Infectious Disease
  • EKG

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
100

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution of higher education
  • A minimum overall and science GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale
  • A minimum of two letters of recommendation are required by the Physician Assistant Program.
  • Official transcripts
  • A personal statement is required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    51632 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 51632 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    51632 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 51632 USD per year during 24 months.

$50,657 for year 2

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 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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