Florida State University

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*Last updated October 2022

Deadlines

Application Deadline
10/01/2022
Supplemental Application
Yes
Supplemental Deadline
10/01/2022
Supplemental Application Fee
$30
Supplemental Application Fee Waiver
No information provided

Program Info

CASPA Member
Yes
Program Length in Months
27
Start Month
August
Part-time Option
No
Academic Terms
Semesters
Total Number of Terms
7
Program Credit Hours
111
Estimated Incoming Class Size
60

Program Matriculants by Gender

Female
-
Male
-
Non-Binary
-
Gender Unknown
-

Ethnicity of Program Matriculants by Number

American Indian or Alaskan Native
-
Asian
4%
Black or African American
3%
Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish
18%
Native Hawaiin or Pacific Islander
-
White
72%
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
No
Unique Program Features
No information provided
Support for Veterans
Veteran scholarships;Special admission consideration;Veteran faculty;Yellow Ribbon program
Other Information
No information provided

Tuition

Separate Tuition Rates
Yes
Resident Tuition
$65,333
Non-Resident Tuition
$88,667

GPA Requirements

Minimum Overall GPA Required
3.00
Minimum Overall Prerequisite GPA Required
3.00

Requirements & Prerequisites

Required Pre-requisite Courses:

  • Microbiology with lab
  • Statistics
  • Genetics
  • Medical Terminology
  • English Composition
  • Biochemistry
  • General Psychology
  • Organic Chemistry with lab
  • General chemistry with lab
  • Biology with lab
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology with Lab
  • College Algebra
Required Shadowing
Recommended
Required Health Care Experience
Required
Minimum Health Care Experience Hours
No information provided
Required Direct Patient Care Experience
Required
Minimum Direct Patient Care Hours
500
Virtual Experience Hours Accepted
No information provided
Required Onsite Interview
Yes
Required Writing Sample
No
Required Personal Statement
Yes
Required References
None
Required Bachelor Degree
Yes
Required Standardized Tests
TOEFL;GRE;CASPer
Other Standardized Tests
No information provided
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Score
152
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
151
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Percentile
No information provided

Mission Statement

The mission of the Florida State University, School of Physician Assistant Practice is to educate and prepare physician assistants to practice patient-centered healthcare in any clinical setting and to be responsive to community needs, especially through service to elder, rural, minority and underserved populations throughout the state of Florida.

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