See below for profiles of recent entering classes. The faculty and staff will imbue these qualities and facilitate the development of a learning community that supports the training of quality physician assistants with attributes including lifelong learning, service orientation and an emphasis on primary care. We have been preparing PAs for a career in Neonatology since 2005, and 100% of our graduates have been employed in a NICU upon completion of the program. In 1971, just six years after the Physician Assistant profession was founded, Montefiore became the first hospital to include PA’s as house officers on inpatient surgical services. The Program is committed to developing practitioners who are educated in all aspects of healthcare including geriatrics, health promotion and disease prevention, and public health practice. PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE Accredited Status:  Continuing Accreditation Campus Location:  West Liberty, WV Degrees Offered: Masters Class Start Month: July Class Duration: 24 months Class Capacity: 18 students Decision Criteria: Matched to mission academic ability and understanding role of physician assistant, personal interview, personal statement Seat Deposit: $500 International Students: Accepted TOEFL: Required TUITION Resident tuition: $55,440 Nonresident tuition: $82,960 PANCE PASS RATE First-time PANCE pass rate: 86% Five year first-time PANCE pass rate: 94% APPLICATION INFORMATION Caspa Participant: Yes Application Deadline: October Supplemental Application: Required CASPA Deadline Type: Verified  Fee: $25 GPA Overall GPA: 3.0 Science GPA: 3.0 Prerequisite completion: must be completed within 10 year(s) EXPERIENCE Healthcare Experience Hours: Recommended SHADOWING PA Shadowing Recommended EVALUATIONS Three recommendation letters required (view program website for evaluator requirements) GRE GRE Required CASPer CASPer Required For more information on CASPer click here PA-CAT PA-CAT Not Required For more information on PA-CAT click here […], South College-Knoxville PA Program Mission Statement The mission of the South College Masters of Health Science in Physician Assistant Studies program is to educate highly qualified physician assistants, preparing them to become competent, compassionate, and comprehensive healthcare providers for clinical practice in rural and urban areas, focusing on underserved communities. PA PROGRAM AT A GLANCE Accredited Status: Provisional Accreditation Campus Location: Orange City, IA Degrees Offered: Masters Class Start Month:May Class Duration: 27 months Class Capacity: 32 students Decision Criteria: Matched to mission academic ability and understanding role of physician assistant, personal interview, personal statement Seat Deposit: $500 International Students: Accepted   Not Accepted TOEFL: Required TUITION Resident tuition: $87,000 Nonresident tuition: $87,000 PANCE PASS RATE First-time PANCE pass rate: Not Listed Five year first-time PANCE pass rate: Not Listed APPLICATION INFORMATION Caspa Participant: Yes Application Deadline: 10/01/2020 Supplemental Application: Required CASPA Deadline Type: Completed  Fee: $50 GPA Overall GPA: 3.0 Science GPA: 3.0 Prerequisite GPA: Minimum grade of B required for all prerequisites Prerequisite completion: must be completed within 5 year(s) EXPERIENCE Healthcare Experience Hours: 500 Hours SHADOWING PA Shadowing Not Required EVALUATIONS Two  recommendation letters required (view program website for evaluator requirements) GRE GRE Not Required CASPer CASPer Not Required For more information on CASPer click here PA-CAT PA-CAT Not Required For more information on PA-CAT click […], Pace University-Pleasantville PA Program Mission Statement The mission of the Pace University, College of Health Professions, and Physician Assistant Studies Program – Pleasantville is to educate veterans and culturally diverse graduate students, providing an academically rigorous learning environment that promotes the intellectual, personal and professional growth of the students.