College of Mount Saint Vincent

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*Last updated January 2023

Deadlines

Application Deadline
04/01/2024
Supplemental Application
No
Supplemental Deadline
No information provided
Supplemental Application Fee
No information provided
Supplemental Application Fee Waiver
No information provided
Deposit
No information provided
Deposit Refundable
No

Program Info

CASPA Member
Yes
Program Length in Months
28
Start Month
No information provided
Part-time Option
No
Academic Terms
No information provided
Total Number of Terms
No information provided
Program Credit Hours
No information provided
Estimated Incoming Class Size
55

Program Matriculants by Gender

Female
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Male
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Non-Binary
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Gender Unknown
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Ethnicity of Program Matriculants by Number

American Indian or Alaskan Native
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Asian
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Black or African American
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Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish
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Native Hawaiin or Pacific Islander
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White
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Distance Campuses
No information provided
On-Campus Housing
Yes
Primary Credentials
No information provided
Type of Masters
MPA: Master of Physician Assistant
Undergraduate Pre-Professional Phase
No information provided
Accept Transfer Students
No
Accept International Applicants
No
Only Accept Pre-Professional
No information provided
Special Tracks
No
Unique Program Features
A Faculty with over 250 years of Clinical and 130 years of PA Educational experience. On Campus Simulation Lab, Affiliated with Montefiore Medical Center and all their affiliated institutions, Numerous Family Medicine affiliations, Behavioral Health and Drug Rehab Center, Expansive elective rotations including but not limited to Cardiovascular, Orthopedic, Plastrics, ENT, and surgical sub-specialties. Access Medicine. A Beautiful, Pristine and Safe Campus. Full Time College Dining Hall
Support for Veterans
<strong>Veteran scholarships</strong>: Scholarship or financial assistance like reduced or in-state tuition offered).;<strong>Veteran faculty</strong>: Faculty members who have veteran status.;<strong>Yellow Ribbon program</strong>: Institutional participation in the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill/yellow_ribbon/yellow_ribbon_info_schools.asp">Yellow Ribbon Schools program</a>;a university-funded scholarship program for veterans.
Other Information
No information provided

Tuition

Separate Tuition Rates
No
Total Tuition
$105,000
Total Fees
$105,000

GPA Requirements

Minimum Overall GPA Required
3.00
Minimum Overall Prerequisite GPA Required
No Information Provided

Requirements & Prerequisites

Required Shadowing
No information provided
Required Health Care Experience
No information provided
Minimum Health Care Experience Hours
200
Required Direct Patient Care Experience
No information provided
Minimum Direct Patient Care Hours
200
Virtual Experience Hours Accepted
No
Required Onsite Interview
No
Required Writing Sample
No information provided
Required Personal Statement
No information provided
Required References
PA;Academic Reference (e.g. Teacher/Professor;Academic Advisor)
Required Bachelor Degree
No information provided
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
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Average Analytical Writing GRE Percentile
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Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Score
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Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Percentile
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Mission Statement

The Mission of the College of Mount Saint Vincent’s Master of Physician Assistant Program is to prepare and mentor students to deliver high-quality primary and specialty healthcare that is affordable, compassionate, and accessible in collaboration with physicians and other members of the interprofessional health care team. The program accomplishes this mission by building upon and prioritizing the Graduate Core Competencies of the physician assistant profession. The curriculum design places emphasis on preparing students to practice within diverse and culturally sensitive communities while also developing the critical thinking skills vital in today’s expanding healthcare environment.