Emory University

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*Last updated May 2022

Deadlines

Application Deadline
09/01/2022
Supplemental Application
Yes
Supplemental Deadline
09/01/2022
Supplemental Application Fee
$75
Supplemental Application Fee Waiver
No information provided
Deposit
$1,000
Deposit Refundable
No

Program Info

CASPA Member
Yes
Program Length in Months
28
Start Month
August
Part-time Option
No
Academic Terms
Semesters
Total Number of Terms
7
Program Credit Hours
123
Estimated Incoming Class Size
54

Program Matriculants by Gender

Female
84%
Male
16%
Non-Binary
0.0
Gender Unknown
0.0

Ethnicity of Program Matriculants by Number

American Indian or Alaskan Native
0.0
Asian
5.0
Black or African American
12.0
Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish
3.0
Native Hawaiin or Pacific Islander
0.0
White
37.0
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
No
Accept International Applicants
Yes
Only Accept Pre-Professional
No information provided
Special Tracks
Yes
Unique Program Features
No information provided
Support for Veterans
Clinical partnerships;Special admission consideration;Yellow Ribbon program
Other Information
No information provided

Tuition

Separate Tuition Rates
No
Total Tuition
$47,923
Total Fees
$8,438

GPA Requirements

Minimum Overall GPA Required
3.00
Minimum Overall Prerequisite GPA Required
3.00

Requirements & Prerequisites

Required Pre-requisite Courses:

  • Statistics
  • General chemistry with lab
  • Biology with lab
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology with Lab
  • Organic Chemistry or Biochemistry
  • semesters
Required Shadowing
No information provided
Required Health Care Experience
Required
Minimum Health Care Experience Hours
2000
Required Direct Patient Care Experience
Required
Minimum Direct Patient Care Hours
2000
Virtual Experience Hours Accepted
No information provided
Required Onsite Interview
Yes
Required Writing Sample
No
Required Personal Statement
Yes
Required References
PA Physician Other health care provider Two (2) of the letters of recommendation must be from a PA, MD, DO, or FNP. One (1) letter can be from a university professor or advisor. We do not accept letters of recommendation from family members.
Required Bachelor Degree
Yes
Required Standardized Tests
TOEFL;GRE
Other Standardized Tests
No information provided
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Score
154
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Percentile
63
Average Analytical Writing GRE Score
4.37
Average Analytical Writing GRE Percentile
71
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Score
159
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Percentile
49

Mission Statement

The Emory Physician Assistant Program recruits educates and mentors a diverse group of students to become highly regarded physician assistants providing compassionate health care of the highest quality.

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