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Touro University Nevada

Information Last Reviewed by PreHealthAdmit: March 2023
874 American Pacific Drive

Program Website:

Admissions Office Email:


Program Information

Length of Program:

28 Months

Part-Time Option Available:  

Not Stated on School Website

Starting Semester: 




Students per Class:


PANCE First-Time Pass Rate: 


Cost of Attendance (Resident / Non-Resident): 

$104,591 / $104,591   Does not include living expenses.

Combined Degree Program(s) Offered: 


Admissions Information


Participates in CASPA:


Application Deadline:

January 15
(Rolling Admissions)


Minimum GPA:   


Minimum Science GPA:


Average GPA: 


Average Science GPA:   


Other GPA Requirements: 

If you have a 3.0 or less, then we will accept a GPA from a Master’s level program or a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher from at least one semester/term of a graduate-level certificate or degree program. The graduate program curriculum must include coursework in Anatomy, Physiology, Microbiology/Immunology, and Biochemistry.

Shadowing and Experience:

PA Shadowing Required or Recommended:

Not Mentioned

Minimum PA Shadowing: 


Patient Care Experience Required:

500 Hours

Patient Care Experience Recommended: 

No Specific Recommendation

Additional Information Regarding Patient Care:

500 direct patient care hours are still required. If your scheduled hours were cancelled and you’re unable to fulfill this requirement due to the pandemic, we will still review your application. However, 500 must be completed by the start of the program.


Test(s) Required:

GRE Required

GRE Deadline:

January 15

GRE Expiration:


PA-CAT Deadline:

Not Applicable

CASPer Required:


CASPer Deadline:

Not Applicable

Coursework Policies

Coursework Expiration:

7 Years
All prerequisite science courses must be completed within the past seven years with the exception of organic chemistry.

Online Coursework Accepted:

We will accept online coursework for the duration that institutions remain closed and are unable to offer in-person classes due to the pandemic.

Community College Coursework Accepted:


Pending Prerequisite Coursework Allowed:

2 pending course(s) maximum.
An applicant may have up to two prerequisite courses pending. All the prerequisite courses must be completed before the candidate begins the program.


Required or Recommended
General Chemistry
Not Required
Organic Chemistry
1 Semester
1 Semester
The course should be an upper level Chemistry course that covers only biochemistry material. Combination courses that cover organic chemistry as well as biochemistry topics will not be accepted.
Biochemistry or Organic Chemistry Options
Not Required
Introductory Biology
Not Required
1 Semester
Course Required, Lab Recommended
Upper-Level Biology
Not Required
Not Required
Anatomy and Physiology
2 Semesters: 1 Each of Anatomy and Physiology, OR 2 Semesters of Combined Anatomy/Physiology, Each with Lab
Comparative Anatomy, Animal Physiology are not acceptable to meet this requirement Human Anatomy and Human Physiology courses completed in Exercise science, sports science, or Kinesiology departments are not accepted. There are a few schools that only have these courses in their Kinesiology department, in those cases, we will accept those courses to meet the requirement.
Not Required
Medical Terminology
Not Required
English / Writing
Not Required
1 Semester
Social Sciences
Not Required
1 Semester
Other Math
Not Required
Foreign Language
Not Required
Other Requirements


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