The physician assistant profession is designed to address disparities in access to quality health care. Our admissions standards reflect the goal of recruiting individuals who are capable of addressing these disparities while balancing the need for adequate academic preparation.

Please note that because many clinical sites require criminal background checks, you will be subject to at least one, should you decide to matriculate.

For more information on each specific area of prerequisites, consult the links below:


Healthcare Experience

Technical Standards

International students should review the international student tab for more information about minimum standards on the TOEFL examination and other important information.