Dominican University

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*Last updated September 2022

Deadlines

Application Deadline
07/15/2022
Supplemental Application
No
Supplemental Deadline
No information provided
Supplemental Application Fee
No information provided
Supplemental Application Fee Waiver
No information provided
Deposit
$1,500
Deposit Refundable
No

Program Info

CASPA Member
Yes
Program Length in Months
24
Start Month
January
Part-time Option
No
Academic Terms
Semesters
Total Number of Terms
6
Program Credit Hours
106
Estimated Incoming Class Size
30

Program Matriculants by Gender

Female
8.0
Male
-
Non-Binary
0.0
Gender Unknown
0.0

Ethnicity of Program Matriculants by Number

American Indian or Alaskan Native
0.0
Asian
0.0
Black or African American
0.0
Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish
5.0
Native Hawaiin or Pacific Islander
0.0
White
20.0
Distance Campuses
No
On-Campus Housing
Yes
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
Yes
Accept International Applicants
Yes
Only Accept Pre-Professional
No information provided
Special Tracks
No
Unique Program Features
No information provided
Support for Veterans
Clinical partnerships;Special admission consideration;Veteran faculty;Yellow Ribbon program
Other Information
No information provided

Tuition

Separate Tuition Rates
No
Total Tuition
$86,920
Total Fees
99,860

GPA Requirements

Minimum Overall GPA Required
3.15
Minimum Overall Prerequisite GPA Required
3.15

Requirements & Prerequisites

Required Pre-requisite Courses:

  • Microbiology with lab
  • Statistics
  • Genetics
  • Medical Terminology
  • Psychology
  • Biochemistry
  • General Chemistry I and II with labs
  • Organic Chemistry with lab
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology with Lab
  • General Biology
  • Biological Science
  • Social Sciences
Required Shadowing
Recommended
Required Health Care Experience
Required
Minimum Health Care Experience Hours
1000
Required Direct Patient Care Experience
Recommended
Minimum Direct Patient Care Hours
750
Virtual Experience Hours Accepted
No information provided
Required Onsite Interview
Yes
Required Writing Sample
Yes
Required Personal Statement
Yes
Required References
No information provided
Required Bachelor Degree
Yes
Required Standardized Tests
TOEFL;GRE
Other Standardized Tests
No information provided
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Score
No information provided
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Percentile
61
Average Analytical Writing GRE Score
No information provided
Average Analytical Writing GRE Percentile
62
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Score
No information provided
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Percentile
52

Mission Statement

The mission of the Dominican University Physician Assistant Studies Program is to graduate physician assistants who provide highly competent, patient-centered, and compassionate health care. Our physician assistants will serve as an integral member of healthcare teams and will demonstrate leadership, service, and a commitment to lifelong learning.

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