Lincoln Memorial University-Knoxville

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*Last updated January 2023

Deadlines

Application Deadline
01/15/2024
Supplemental Application
Yes
Supplemental Deadline
01/15/2024
Supplemental Application Fee
No information provided
Supplemental Application Fee Waiver
No
Deposit
$500
Deposit Refundable
No

Program Info

CASPA Member
Yes
Program Length in Months
27
Start Month
October
Part-time Option
No
Academic Terms
Semesters
Total Number of Terms
7
Program Credit Hours
115
Estimated Incoming Class Size
100

Program Matriculants by Gender

Female
81
Male
19
Non-Binary
-
Gender Unknown
-

Ethnicity of Program Matriculants by Number

American Indian or Alaskan Native
-
Asian
-
Black or African American
-
Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish
-
Native Hawaiin or Pacific Islander
0.0
White
-
Distance Campuses
No
On-Campus Housing
No
Primary Credentials
Master's degree (not Master's of Public Health)
Type of Masters
MMS/MMSc: Master of Medical Science
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
In addition to providing a solid foundation in primary care medicine, the LMU-SMS-Knoxville PA Program offers expanded training in surgical sciences. This includes 3 semesters of clinically oriented anatomy where students review prosections, complete dissections, and perform procedures on donors (human cadavers). Students also practice scrubbing, suturing, and knot tying each Didactic Phase semester. And students may complete all 12 weeks of selective rotations in surgical disciplines.
Support for Veterans
No information provided
Other Information
No information provided

Tuition

Separate Tuition Rates
No
Total Tuition
$98,700
Total Fees
See website

GPA Requirements

Minimum Overall GPA Required
No Information Provided
Minimum Overall Prerequisite GPA Required
No GPA minimum required

Requirements & Prerequisites

Required Shadowing
Required
Required Health Care Experience
Recommended
Minimum Health Care Experience Hours
24
Required Direct Patient Care Experience
No information provided
Minimum Direct Patient Care Hours
No information provided
Virtual Experience Hours Accepted
No
Required Onsite Interview
Yes
Required Writing Sample
No
Required Personal Statement
No information provided
Required References
PA;Physician;Other health care provider
Required Bachelor Degree
Yes
Required Standardized Tests
Graduate Record Examinations (will not accept MCAT);Test of English Foreign Language (TOEFL)
Other Standardized Tests
No information provided
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Score
No information provided
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Percentile
45
Average Analytical Writing GRE Score
No information provided
Average Analytical Writing GRE Percentile
55
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Score
No information provided
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Percentile
34

Mission Statement

Consistent with the mission and purpose of Lincoln Memorial University, the primary mission of the LMU-Knoxville PA Program is to train future PAs to provide high-quality patient-centered care in the Appalachian region and beyond by providing a rigorous educational experience, with expanded training in surgical sciences, which supports each student's academic success and professional development.