Hardin-Simmons University

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*Last updated May 2022

Deadlines

Application Deadline
10/01/2022
Supplemental Application
No
Supplemental Deadline
No information provided
Supplemental Application Fee
No information provided
Supplemental Application Fee Waiver
No information provided
Deposit
$1,200
Deposit Refundable
No

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
112
Estimated Incoming Class Size
30

Program Matriculants by Gender

Female
3.0
Male
-
Non-Binary
0.0
Gender Unknown
0.0

Ethnicity of Program Matriculants by Number

American Indian or Alaskan Native
0.0
Asian
6.0
Black or African American
1.0
Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish
7.0
Native Hawaiin or Pacific Islander
1.0
White
22.0
Distance Campuses
No
On-Campus Housing
No
Primary Credentials
Master's degree (not Master's of Public Health)
Type of Masters
MPAS: Master of Physician Assistant Studies
Undergraduate Pre-Professional Phase
Yes
Accept Transfer Students
No
Accept International Applicants
Yes
Only Accept Pre-Professional
No
Special Tracks
No
Unique Program Features
No information provided
Support for Veterans
Veteran scholarships;Clinical partnerships;Special admission consideration
Other Information
No information provided

Tuition

Separate Tuition Rates
No
Total Tuition
$69,902
Total Fees
$8,000

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
  • Psychology
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology with Lab I
  • English
  • Sociology
Required Shadowing
No information provided
Required Health Care Experience
Recommended
Minimum Health Care Experience Hours
No information provided
Required Direct Patient Care Experience
Recommended
Minimum Direct Patient Care Hours
No information provided
Virtual Experience Hours Accepted
No information provided
Required Onsite Interview
Yes
Required Writing Sample
No
Required Personal Statement
Yes
Required References
Academic Reference;PA;Other health care provider
Required Bachelor Degree
No
Required Standardized Tests
TOEFL;GRE
Other Standardized Tests
No information provided
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Score
153
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Percentile
57.15
Average Analytical Writing GRE Score
4.02
Average Analytical Writing GRE Percentile
58.52
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Score
152
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Percentile
43.81

Mission Statement

The Hardin-Simmons University Physician Assistant program is dedicated to academic excellence in medical education. Our mission is to develop and prepare compassionate, professional PA providers who are committed to life-long leadership, learning, and community service. Our graduates will work as part of the healthcare team to deliver exceptional healthcare to rural West Texas and under-served communities worldwide.

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