• Application Deadline
  • 27 months



Separate and distinct from Pace University’s MS in Physician Assistant Studies—Lenox Hill Hospital program in New York City, this MS in Physician Assistant Studies - Pleasantville offers students from diverse backgrounds a rigorous course of study designed to prepare them for future roles as compassionate, ethical primary care providers in a wide range of clinical settings with a focus on underserved areas.

Located in the heart of the Hudson Valley, students in this program will benefit from exposure to diverse clinical settings— urban, suburban, and rural—as well as from Pace’s strong, student-centered approach to academics.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Introduction to Interprofessional Education for Physician Assistants
  • Clinical Anatomy and Physiology for Physician Assistants
  • Clinical Anatomy and Physiology with Cadaver Lab for Physician Assistants
  • Physical Assessment  for Physician Assistants
  • Clinical Medicine  for Physician Assistants

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

Students are eligible to apply to the MS degree program if they have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and have met specific requirements set forth by the PA program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    46668 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 105000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 27 months.
  • National

    46668 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 105000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 27 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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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Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.


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