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Physician Assistant

Emory University

12 months
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42800 USD/year
42800 USD/year
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About

Recognized as one of the top five programs in the country, we're proud to lead the way in reshaping patient care in the U.S. with the Physician Assistant program of Emory University.

Overview

Mission

The Physician Assistant program of Emory University recruits educates and mentors a diverse group of students to become highly regarded physician assistants providing compassionate health care of the highest quality.

Values

The Program values the highest standards of professionalism and team-based medicine with a commitment to the medically underserved.

Graduates are prepared to practice evidence-based primary care and preventive medicine, engage in lifelong learning and assume future leadership roles.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anatomy
  • Foundations of Medical Science
  • Becoming a Physician Assistant 
  • Introduction to Patient Assessment
  • Fundamentals of Psychiatry
  • Intro to Epidemiology/Biostatistics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
93

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
155 (verbal)
153 (quantitative)
4 (analytical)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
93

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from an institution accredited by the Commission on Colleges of a Regional Accrediting Organization is required
  • Those candidates who received their baccalaureate degrees from colleges and institutions outside of the United States must complete at least one year (24 semester hours) as a full-time student at a US or Canadian regionally accredited institution
  • Applicants need to have a cumulative and a science GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • GRE scores
  • TOEFL is required for applicants for whom English is not their native language and/or their first degree is from a foreign institution

Work experience

A minimum of 2,000 hours of patient care experience is required with direct, "hands-on" patient contact (e.g., EMT or paramedic, health educator, RN, patient care attendant or nurse’s aide, clinic assistant, medical Peace Corps volunteer or other cross-cultural health care experience, medical technologist, therapist, clinical research assistant, etc.)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    42800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21400 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    42800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21400 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Atlanta

1213 - 2208 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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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