Boston University School of Medicine PA Program

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*Last updated October 2022

Deadlines

Application Deadline
09/01/2022
Supplemental Application
Yes
Supplemental Deadline
09/07/2022
Supplemental Application Fee
$45
Supplemental Application Fee Waiver
No information provided
Deposit
$550
Deposit Refundable
No

Program Info

CASPA Member
Yes
Program Length in Months
28
Start Month
April
Part-time Option
No
Academic Terms
Semesters
Total Number of Terms
7
Program Credit Hours
107
Estimated Incoming Class Size
36

Program Matriculants by Gender

Female
22
Male
4
Non-Binary
0.0
Gender Unknown
0.0

Ethnicity of Program Matriculants by Number

American Indian or Alaskan Native
0.0
Asian
10
Black or African American
2
Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish
5
Native Hawaiin or Pacific Islander
0.0
White
9
Distance Campuses
No
On-Campus Housing
No
Primary Credentials
Master's degree (not Master's of Public Health)
Type of Masters
MSPAS: Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies
Undergraduate Pre-Professional Phase
No
Accept Transfer Students
No information provided
Accept International Applicants
Yes
Only Accept Pre-Professional
No information provided
Special Tracks
No
Unique Program Features
No information provided
Support for Veterans
Veteran scholarships;Clinical partnerships;Yellow Ribbon program
Other Information
No information provided

Tuition

Separate Tuition Rates
No
Total Tuition
$114,491
Total Fees
$1,562

GPA Requirements

Minimum Overall GPA Required
No GPA minimum required
Minimum Overall Prerequisite GPA Required
3.00

Requirements & Prerequisites

Required Pre-requisite Courses:

  • Biochemistry
  • Anatomy & Physiology with lab
  • Organic Chemistry with lab
  • General Biology with lab
  • General chemistry with lab
  • Upper level Biology course
Required Shadowing
Not required
Required Health Care Experience
Not Required
Minimum Health Care Experience Hours
No information provided
Required Direct Patient Care Experience
Not required
Minimum Direct Patient Care Hours
No information provided
Virtual Experience Hours Accepted
Yes
Required Onsite Interview
Yes
Required Writing Sample
No
Required Personal Statement
Yes
Required References
PA
Required Bachelor Degree
Yes
Required Standardized Tests
TOEFL;GRE;CASPer
Other Standardized Tests
No information provided
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Score
No information provided
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Percentile
50
Average Analytical Writing GRE Score
No information provided
Average Analytical Writing GRE Percentile
50
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Score
No information provided
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Percentile
50

Mission Statement

The mission of the Boston University School of Medicine Physician Assistant Program is to provide innovative education to physician assistants who will deliver exceptional care for a diverse population of patients, including those from vulnerable communities. We value professionalism, service, and are committed to developing a successful model for inter-professional education and practice.

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