St. John’s University (formerly SVCMC)

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*Last updated May 2022

Deadlines

Application Deadline
10/01/2022
Supplemental Application
Yes
Supplemental Deadline
10/01/2022
Supplemental Application Fee
$70
Supplemental Application Fee Waiver
No information provided
Deposit
$300
Deposit Refundable
No

Program Info

CASPA Member
Yes
Program Length in Months
30
Start Month
September
Part-time Option
No
Academic Terms
Semesters
Total Number of Terms
7
Program Credit Hours
84
Estimated Incoming Class Size
75

Program Matriculants by Gender

Female
17.0
Male
-
Non-Binary
0.0
Gender Unknown
0.0

Ethnicity of Program Matriculants by Number

American Indian or Alaskan Native
0.0
Asian
0.0
Black or African American
0.0
Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish
6.0
Native Hawaiin or Pacific Islander
0.0
White
0.0
Distance Campuses
No
On-Campus Housing
Yes
Primary Credentials
Master's degree (not Master's of Public Health)
Type of Masters
MSPA: Master of Science Physician Assistant
Undergraduate Pre-Professional Phase
No
Accept Transfer Students
No
Accept International Applicants
Yes
Only Accept Pre-Professional
No information provided
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
$130,200
Total Fees
$1,225

GPA Requirements

Minimum Overall GPA Required
3.00
Minimum Overall Prerequisite GPA Required
3.00

Requirements & Prerequisites

Required Pre-requisite Courses:

  • Microbiology-lower
  • Anatomy-lab
  • Biology-lab
  • Chemistry-lab
  • Organic Chemistry-lab
  • Physiology-lab
  • eng-writing
  • term
  • cpr
  • math-calc
Required Shadowing
No information provided
Required Health Care Experience
Recommended
Minimum Health Care Experience Hours
1000
Required Direct Patient Care Experience
Recommended
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
Yes
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
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 St. John’s University Physician Assistant program utilizes a student-centered approach to provide learners with the necessary academic, clinical, professional and interpersonal skills to function competently, confidently, compassionately and efficiently as primary care practitioners. Students are sensitized to the diversity of health care needs and the impact of socioeconomic factors on healthcare, to promote non-discrimination and inspire graduates to provide high quality, cost-effective, compassionate and accessible care to underserved patients in urban communities.

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