Rutgers University

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*Last updated May 2022

Deadlines

Application Deadline
09/01/2022
Supplemental Application
Yes
Supplemental Deadline
09/01/2022
Supplemental Application Fee
$25
Supplemental Application Fee Waiver
No information provided
Deposit
$700
Deposit Refundable
No

Program Info

CASPA Member
Yes
Program Length in Months
33
Start Month
August
Part-time Option
Yes
Academic Terms
Semesters
Total Number of Terms
8
Program Credit Hours
114
Estimated Incoming Class Size
50

Program Matriculants by Gender

Female
13.0
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
7.0
Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish
4.0
Native Hawaiin or Pacific Islander
0.0
White
36.0
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
No
Special Tracks
Yes
Unique Program Features
No information provided
Support for Veterans
Special admission consideration
Other Information
No information provided

Tuition

Separate Tuition Rates
Yes
Resident Tuition
$91,884
Non-Resident Tuition
$137,826

GPA Requirements

Minimum Overall GPA Required
3.20
Minimum Overall Prerequisite GPA Required
No GPA minimum required

Requirements & Prerequisites

Required Pre-requisite Courses:

  • Microbiology
  • Statistics
  • English Composition
  • Psychology
  • Biochemistry
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II
  • Additional upper
Required Shadowing
No information provided
Required Health Care Experience
Required
Minimum Health Care Experience Hours
No information provided
Required Direct Patient Care Experience
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
3
Required Bachelor Degree
No
Required Standardized Tests
TOEFL;GRE;ACT;SAT
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
No information provided
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

The Rutgers University Physician Assistant Program enhances the delivery of humanistic patient care and advances the PA profession through a dynamic blend of educational programs, research, and service. Carefully crafted curricula and thoughtful mentorship of students develops collaborative, caring, and competent healthcare providers.

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