California State University - Monterey Bay

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*Last updated January 2023

Deadlines

Application Deadline
04/01/2024
Supplemental Application
Yes
Supplemental Deadline
06/01/2023
Supplemental Application Fee
$100
Supplemental Application Fee Waiver
Yes
Deposit
$500
Deposit Refundable
No

Program Info

CASPA Member
Yes
Program Length in Months
28
Start Month
January
Part-time Option
No
Academic Terms
Semesters
Total Number of Terms
7
Program Credit Hours
83
Estimated Incoming Class Size
33

Program Matriculants by Gender

Female
24
Male
9
Non-Binary
-
Gender Unknown
-

Ethnicity of Program Matriculants by Number

American Indian or Alaskan Native
-
Asian
11
Black or African American
2
Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish
10
Native Hawaiin or Pacific Islander
1.0
White
13
Distance Campuses
No
On-Campus Housing
Yes
Primary Credentials
Master's degree (not Master's of Public Health)
Type of Masters
MSPA: Master of Science Physician Assistant
Undergraduate Pre-Professional Phase
No
Accept Transfer Students
No
Accept International Applicants
Yes, with exceptions. Please visit the program's website.
Only Accept Pre-Professional
No information provided
Special Tracks
No
Unique Program Features
Mission-Focused Program, Cmty Service, 1 yr Integrated Medical Spanish Courses, POCUS training, iPads provided, Anatomage Table, Collaborative Learning, Quality Faculty, Diversity, PANCE pass rates
Support for Veterans
No information provided
Other Information
No information provided

Tuition

Separate Tuition Rates
No
Total Tuition
$149,400
Total Fees
$2,667

GPA Requirements

Minimum Overall GPA Required
3.00
Minimum Overall Prerequisite GPA Required
3.00

Requirements & Prerequisites

Required Pre-requisite Courses:

  • Anatomy-lab
  • Biology-lab
  • Microbiology-lab
  • Chemistry-lab
  • Physiology-lab
  • eng-writing
  • math-stats
  • spanish
Required Shadowing
No information provided
Required Health Care Experience
No information provided
Minimum Health Care Experience Hours
No information provided
Required Direct Patient Care Experience
No information provided
Minimum Direct Patient Care Hours
No information provided
Virtual Experience Hours Accepted
No
Required Onsite Interview
No
Required Writing Sample
Yes
Required Personal Statement
Yes, we use CASPA's narrative/personal statement
Required References
PA
Required Bachelor Degree
Yes
Required Standardized Tests
No information provided
Other Standardized Tests
No information provided
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Score
No information provided
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Percentile
No information provided
Average Analytical Writing GRE Score
No information provided
Average Analytical Writing GRE Percentile
No information provided
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Score
No information provided
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Percentile
No information provided

Mission Statement

The mission of the CSUMB Master of Science Physician Assistant program is to train highly qualified, culturally resonant, medical providers to serve the health needs of underserved communities.