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Physician Assistant - M.P.A.S.

Application Deadline

Two-part process. Both applications are due by September 1 (JMU graduate application opens April 22) and required materials must be submitted in order to be considered for admission.

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Degree(s) Offered

Master of Physician Assistant Studies (M.P.A.S.)

International Applicants

International Graduate Information

International applicants must upload a credential evaluation within the online application.

Test Requirements

GRE General Test

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Required Electronically

  • Application
  • Application fee
  • Official GRE scores

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 health 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.