University of Detroit Mercy

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*Last updated September 2022

Deadlines

Application Deadline
01/15/2022
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
No

Program Info

CASPA Member
Yes
Program Length in Months
24
Start Month
August
Part-time Option
Yes
Academic Terms
Semesters
Total Number of Terms
6
Program Credit Hours
68
Estimated Incoming Class Size
60

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
15.0
Black or African American
1.0
Hispanic, Latino, or Spanish
0.0
Native Hawaiin or Pacific Islander
0.0
White
46.0
Distance Campuses
No
On-Campus Housing
No
Primary Credentials
Master's degree (not Master's of Public Health)
Type of Masters
MSPA: Master of Science Physician Assistant
Undergraduate Pre-Professional Phase
Yes
Accept Transfer Students
No information provided
Accept International Applicants
Yes
Only Accept Pre-Professional
No
Special Tracks
Yes
Unique Program Features
No information provided
Support for Veterans
Special admission consideration;Yellow Ribbon program
Other Information
No information provided

Tuition

Separate Tuition Rates
Yes
Resident Tuition
No information provided
Non-Resident Tuition
No information provided

GPA Requirements

Minimum Overall GPA Required
3.00
Minimum Overall Prerequisite GPA Required
3.00

Requirements & Prerequisites

Required Pre-requisite Courses:

  • Microbiology
  • Statistics
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Avanced Physiology
  • Nutrition
  • Medical Ethics
Required Shadowing
Not required
Required Health Care Experience
Required
Minimum Health Care Experience Hours
1000
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
Academic Reference;Professional
Required Bachelor Degree
No
Required Standardized Tests
TOEFL;GRE
Other Standardized Tests
No information provided
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Score
149
Average Verbal Reasoning GRE Percentile
50
Average Analytical Writing GRE Score
4.1
Average Analytical Writing GRE Percentile
60
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Score
152
Average Quantitative Reasoning GRE Percentile
43

Mission Statement

The University of Detroit Mercy Physician Assistant Program is dedicated to the education of clinically competent medical professionals thoroughly prepared to deliver quality patient care in the context of a dynamic health care delivery system.

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