University of Nevada, Reno

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*Last updated September 2022

Deadlines

Application Deadline
09/01/2022
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
25
Start Month
July
Part-time Option
No
Academic Terms
Semesters
Total Number of Terms
7
Program Credit Hours
123
Estimated Incoming Class Size
24

Program Matriculants by Gender

Female
16
Male
8
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
MPAS: Master of Physician Assistant Studies
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
Veteran faculty
Other Information
No information provided

Tuition

Separate Tuition Rates
No
Total Tuition
$74,000
Total Fees
$18,730

GPA Requirements

Minimum Overall GPA Required
2.75
Minimum Overall Prerequisite GPA Required
No GPA minimum required

Requirements & Prerequisites

Required Pre-requisite Courses:

  • Statistics
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Human Anatomy & Human Physiology I & II
Required Shadowing
Recommended
Required Health Care Experience
Recommended
Minimum Health Care Experience Hours
2000
Required Direct Patient Care Experience
Required
Minimum Direct Patient Care Hours
2000
Virtual Experience Hours Accepted
No information provided
Required Onsite Interview
Yes
Required Writing Sample
No
Required Personal Statement
Yes
Required References
None
Required Bachelor Degree
Yes
Required Standardized Tests
No information provided
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

This program will train the next generation of physician assistants in Nevada. Graduates will be prepared in a strong clinical and educational setting to practice excellent primary care.

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