Rochester Institute of Technology

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*Last updated September 2022

Deadlines

Application Deadline
01/15/2022
Supplemental Application
Yes
Supplemental Deadline
01/15/2022
Supplemental Application Fee
$65
Supplemental Application Fee Waiver
No information provided
Deposit
$300
Deposit Refundable
No

Program Info

CASPA Member
No
Program Length in Months
60
Start Month
September
Part-time Option
No
Academic Terms
Semesters
Total Number of Terms
7
Program Credit Hours
181
Estimated Incoming Class Size
36

Program Matriculants by Gender

Female
-
Male
-
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
-
White
-
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
Yes
Accept Transfer Students
Yes
Accept International Applicants
Yes
Only Accept Pre-Professional
Yes
Special Tracks
Yes
Unique Program Features
No information provided
Support for Veterans
No information provided
Other Information
No information provided

Tuition

Separate Tuition Rates
No
Total Tuition
$226,220
Total Fees
$4,680

GPA Requirements

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

Requirements & Prerequisites

Required Pre-requisite Courses:

  • Microbiology-lower
  • Physiology-lower
  • Anatomy-upper
  • Biochemistry-upper
  • Anatomy-lab
  • Biology-lab
  • Chemistry-lab
  • eng-writing
  • human
  • math-stats
  • ethics
  • eng-lit
  • math-calc
  • govt
  • history
Required Shadowing
Recommended
Required Health Care Experience
Not Required
Minimum Health Care Experience Hours
No information provided
Required Direct Patient Care Experience
Not required
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
2
Required Bachelor Degree
No
Required Standardized Tests
TOEFL
Other Standardized Tests
No information provided
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Score
No information provided
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Percentile
No information provided
Average Analytical Writing GRE Score
3.96
Average Analytical Writing GRE Percentile
No information provided
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Score
No information provided
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Percentile
No information provided

Mission Statement

RIT's physician assistant program provides a foundation of science and liberal arts; and prepares students to provide compassionate, patient-centered healthcare. The program is committed to developing the ethical values, medical knowledge, professionalism, and interpersonal communication skills essential for inter-professional, team-based, clinical practice.

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