Harding University

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*Last updated January 2023

Deadlines

Application Deadline
11/01/2023
Supplemental Application
Yes
Supplemental Deadline
01/01/2024
Supplemental Application Fee
$50
Supplemental Application Fee Waiver
Yes
Deposit
$500
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
112
Estimated Incoming Class Size
36

Program Matriculants by Gender

Female
33
Male
3
Non-Binary
-
Gender Unknown
-

Ethnicity of Program Matriculants by Number

American Indian or Alaskan Native
-
Asian
4
Black or African American
-
Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish
3
Native Hawaiin or Pacific Islander
0.0
White
29
Distance Campuses
No
On-Campus Housing
No
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
Yes
Accept Transfer Students
No
Accept International Applicants
Yes, with exceptions. Please visit the program's website.
Only Accept Pre-Professional
No
Special Tracks
No
Unique Program Features
No information provided
Support for Veterans
No information provided
Other Information
No information provided

Tuition

Separate Tuition Rates
No
Total Tuition
No information provided
Total Fees
$810

GPA Requirements

Minimum Overall GPA Required
3.00
Minimum Overall Prerequisite GPA Required
3.00

Requirements & Prerequisites

Required Pre-requisite Courses:

  • Medical Terminology
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology with Lab
  • Organic Chemistry or Biochemistry
  • Psychology elective
  • General OR Developmental Psychology
  • Upper level biology in University setting
Required Shadowing
Recommended
Required Health Care Experience
Required
Minimum Health Care Experience Hours
200
Required Direct Patient Care Experience
Required
Minimum Direct Patient Care Hours
200
Virtual Experience Hours Accepted
No
Required Onsite Interview
No
Required Writing Sample
No
Required Personal Statement
Yes
Required References
No restrictions
Required Bachelor Degree
No
Required Standardized Tests
Graduate Record Examinations (will not accept MCAT)
Other Standardized Tests
No information provided
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Score
150
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Percentile
50
Average Analytical Writing GRE Score
4
Average Analytical Writing GRE Percentile
53
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Score
149
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Percentile
33

Mission Statement

Developing caring physician assistants who practice competent, patient-centered primary care in diverse environments.