Application DeadlineTwo-part process. Both applications are due by September 1 (JMU graduate application opens April 16 ) and required materials must be submitted in order to be considered for admission.
Degree(s) OfferedMaster of Physician Assistant Studies (M.P.A.S.)
Test RequirementsGRE General Test
- Application fee
- Official GRE scores
Transcripts of all previous academic work at the undergraduate and graduate (if applicable) level.
Applicants must upload unofficial copies of their transcripts and if admitted, all transcripts will be verified by the Graduate School. Applicants who previously attended James Madison University still need to upload an unofficial transcript, but do not need to provide official transcripts for verification.
Required by Program
The application is a two-part process.
Applicants must also apply through the Central Application Service of Physician Assistants (CASPA).
Applicants must have a minimum of 1,000 hours of direct patient contact helath care experience, and several specific prerequisite courses - some of which require a grade of "B" or higher and others that require a grade of "C" or higher.