Lock Haven University

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*Last updated January 2023

Deadlines

Application Deadline
10/01/2023
Supplemental Application
No
Supplemental Deadline
No information provided
Supplemental Application Fee
No information provided
Supplemental Application Fee Waiver
No information provided
Deposit
$1,000
Deposit Refundable
Yes, partially refundable

Program Info

CASPA Member
Yes
Program Length in Months
24
Start Month
May
Part-time Option
No
Academic Terms
Semesters
Total Number of Terms
6
Program Credit Hours
94.5
Estimated Incoming Class Size
60

Program Matriculants by Gender

Female
44
Male
13
Non-Binary
1
Gender Unknown
-

Ethnicity of Program Matriculants by Number

American Indian or Alaskan Native
-
Asian
6
Black or African American
-
Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish
1
Native Hawaiin or Pacific Islander
0.0
White
51
Distance Campuses
Yes
On-Campus Housing
Yes
Primary Credentials
Master's degree (not Master's of Public Health)
Type of Masters
MHS: Master of Health Science
Undergraduate Pre-Professional Phase
No
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
Our program provdes students with a modular format during their didactic year. We utilized the anatomage tables for our anatomy lab instruction. We have international service learning opportunities at a variety of locations during both the didactic and clinical years. We have three campus locations and we teach student synchronously at each campus location using ITV technology.
Support for Veterans
No information provided
Other Information
No information provided

Tuition

Separate Tuition Rates
Yes
Resident Tuition
$91,000
Non-Resident Tuition
$117,000

GPA Requirements

Minimum Overall GPA Required
3.00
Minimum Overall Prerequisite GPA Required
No GPA minimum required

Requirements & Prerequisites

Required Pre-requisite Courses:

  • Microbiology
  • Biology
  • Statistics.
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology with Lab I & II
  • Chemistry ,Genetics
Required Shadowing
Recommended
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
Yes
Required Onsite Interview
Yes
Required Writing Sample
No
Required Personal Statement
Yes
Required References
PA;Physician
Required Bachelor Degree
Yes
Required Standardized Tests
No information provided
Other Standardized Tests
No information provided
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Score
154.18
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Percentile
No information provided
Average Analytical Writing GRE Score
4.1
Average Analytical Writing GRE Percentile
No information provided
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Score
153.6
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Percentile
No information provided

Mission Statement

The mission of the MHS program is to educate and train highly-skilled Physician Assistants who: are capable of providing quality health care, have expertise in the health care needs of the medically underserved, are prepared to critically evaluate, and become leaders in bringing, about improvement in the medical and social systems that affect the health of underserved populations, seek and retain employment as primary care Physician Assistants in medically underserved areas of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania