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University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

Belton,
TX
900 College Street, Box 8402
Belton,
TX
76513

Program Website:

Admissions Office Email:

paprogram@umhb.edu
254-295-5444

Program Information

Length of Program:

28 Months

Part-Time Option Available:  

No

Starting Semester: 

Spring

Accreditation:

Provisional

Students per Class:

40

PANCE First-Time Pass Rate: 

Cost of Attendance (Resident / Non-Resident): 

$170,793 / $170,793   Includes living expenses.

Combined Degree Program(s) Offered: 

None

Admissions Information

Application:

Participates in CASPA:

Yes

Application Deadline:

August 1
(Rolling Admissions)

GPA:

Minimum GPA:   

3

Minimum Science GPA:

3

Average GPA: 

Not Reported by Program

Average Science GPA:   

Not Reported by Program

Other GPA Requirements: 

A last 60 hours GPA of 3.0 minimum

Shadowing and Experience:

PA Shadowing Required or Recommended:

Recommended

Minimum PA Shadowing: 

None

Patient Care Experience Required:

None

Patient Care Experience Recommended: 

No Specific Recommendation

Additional Information Regarding Patient Care:

The program evaluates all healthcare-related experience hours as a whole rather than stratifying the hours into separate categories such as patient care experience, healthcare experience, and shadowing hours. Virtual shadowing hours will be accepted.

Testing

Test(s) Required:

None

GRE Deadline:

Not Applicable

GRE Expiration:

Not Applicable

PA-CAT Deadline:

Not Applicable

CASPer Required:

No

CASPer Deadline:

Not Applicable

Coursework Policies

Coursework Expiration:

10 Years
Prerequisite courses completed within the last seven years are preferred, and all science courses must be less than 10 years old at time of application.

Online Coursework Accepted:

Yes

Community College Coursework Accepted:

Yes

Pending Prerequisite Coursework Allowed:

No
All prerequisite courses must be completed by August 31 during the year prior to matriculation.

Prerequisites

Course
Semesters
Required or Recommended
Notes
General Chemistry
2 Semesters with Lab
Required
Organic Chemistry
1 Semester with Lab
Required
Biochemistry
Not Required
Biochemistry or Organic Chemistry Options
Not Required
Introductory Biology
Not Required
Microbiology
1 Semester with Lab
Required
Upper-Level Biology
Not Required
Genetics
1 Semester
Required
Anatomy and Physiology
2 Semesters: 1 Each of Anatomy and Physiology, OR 2 Semesters of Combined Anatomy/Physiology
Required
Human, Human Comparative or Vertebrate Anatomy with a Lab
Physics
Not Required
Medical Terminology
Not Required
English / Writing
Not Required
Psychology
1 Semester
Required
General, Abnormal, or Developmental Psychology
Social Sciences
Not Required
Statistics
1 Semester
Required
Statistics/Biostatistics
Other Math
Not Required
Foreign Language
Not Required
Other Requirements

None.

Other Recommendations

None.

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