Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine

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*Last updated May 2022

Deadlines

Application Deadline
12/01/2022
Supplemental Application
Yes
Supplemental Deadline
12/01/2022
Supplemental Application Fee
$60
Supplemental Application Fee Waiver
No information provided
Deposit
$500
Deposit Refundable
No

Program Info

CASPA Member
Yes
Program Length in Months
26
Start Month
June
Part-time Option
No
Academic Terms
Semesters
Total Number of Terms
7
Program Credit Hours
117
Estimated Incoming Class Size
35

Program Matriculants by Gender

Female
5.0
Male
-
Non-Binary
0.0
Gender Unknown
0.0

Ethnicity of Program Matriculants by Number

American Indian or Alaskan Native
0.0
Asian
7.0
Black or African American
7.0
Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish
6.0
Native Hawaiin or Pacific Islander
0.0
White
16.0
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
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
Yes
Resident Tuition
$88,914
Non-Resident Tuition
$93,126

GPA Requirements

Minimum Overall GPA Required
3.00
Minimum Overall Prerequisite GPA Required
3.00

Requirements & Prerequisites

Required Pre-requisite Courses:

  • Microbiology
  • Statistics
  • Medical Terminology
  • Biochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry I with lab
  • Anatomy & Physiology I and II with labs
  • Cell Biology
  • General Chemistry I & II with labs
  • General Biology I & II with labs
  • Phycology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Immunology
Required Shadowing
No information provided
Required Health Care Experience
Required
Minimum Health Care Experience Hours
200
Required Direct Patient Care Experience
Required
Minimum Direct Patient Care Hours
400
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
GRE (will accept MCAT);TOEFL
Other Standardized Tests
No information provided
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Score
152.68
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Percentile
57.19
Average Analytical Writing GRE Score
4.15
Average Analytical Writing GRE Percentile
63.1
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Score
151.81
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Percentile
57.19

Mission Statement

The mission of the Physician Assistant Program of the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is to provide high-quality didactic and clinical education and training to our students while fostering a collaborative, supportive, and empowering learning environment. We are committed to developing compassionate, respectful, and culturally sensitive physician assistants who will deliver high-quality, patient-centered, evidence-based, accessible health care within their communities.

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