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Physician Assistant (PA) School Details
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University of South Dakota
Length of Program:
Part-Time Option Available:
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PANCE First-Time Pass Rate:
Cost of Attendance (Resident / Non-Resident):
Combined Degree Program(s) Offered:
Minimum Science GPA:
Average Science GPA:
Other GPA Requirements:
The minimum GPA required is 3.0, however, a GPA of 3.2 highly preferred.
Shadowing and Experience:
PA Shadowing Required or Recommended:
Minimum PA Shadowing:
Patient Care Experience Required:
Patient Care Experience Recommended:
Online Coursework Accepted:
Community College Coursework Accepted:
Pending Prerequisite Coursework Allowed:
Required or Recommended
Biochemistry or Organic Chemistry Options
Anatomy and Physiology
English / Writing