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Yale University Physician Associate Program

New Haven,
CT
Information Last Reviewed by PreHealthAdmit: March 2022
367 Cedar Street
New Haven,
CT
06520

Program Website:

Admissions Office Email:

pa.program@yale.edu
203-785-2860

Program Information

Length of Program:

28 Months

Part-Time Option Available:  

No

Starting Semester: 

Summer

Accreditation:

Continued

Students per Class:

40

PANCE First-Time Pass Rate: 

100%

Cost of Attendance (Resident / Non-Resident): 

$190,685 / $190,685   Includes living expenses.

Combined Degree Program(s) Offered: 

MS/MPH

Admissions Information

Application:

Participates in CASPA:

Yes

Application Deadline:

September 1
(Rolling Admissions not Stated)

GPA:

Minimum GPA:   

None

Minimum Science GPA:

3

Average GPA: 

3.71

Average Science GPA:   

3.7

Shadowing and Experience:

PA Shadowing Required or Recommended:

Recommended

Minimum PA Shadowing: 

None

Patient Care Experience Required:

1000 Hours

Patient Care Experience Recommended: 

No Specific Recommendation

Additional Information Regarding Patient Care:

Average applicants have 1900 hours completed by the time of application.

Testing

Test(s) Required:

GRE Required

GRE Deadline:

August 1

GRE Expiration:

5
Year(s)

PA-CAT Deadline:

Not Applicable

CASPer Required:

No

CASPer Deadline:

Not Applicable

Coursework Policies

Coursework Expiration:

Not Available
Courses that may have been taken at any period of time in the past are considered and do not "expire."

Online Coursework Accepted:

Yes

Community College Coursework Accepted:

Yes

Pending Prerequisite Coursework Allowed:

Yes
1 pending course(s) maximum.
The "in progress" course must be completed by December 31st with a grade of "B" or better. Once the course is completed, applicants must request an official transcript be sent directly to the Yale PA Admissions Office.

Prerequisites

Course
Semesters
Required or Recommended
Notes
General Chemistry
Not Required
Organic Chemistry
Not Required
Biochemistry
Not Required
Biochemistry or Organic Chemistry Options
1 Semester
Required
Introductory Biology
Not Required
Microbiology
1 Semester
Required
Upper-Level Biology
Not Required
Genetics
Not Required
Anatomy and Physiology
2 Semesters: 1 Each of Anatomy and Physiology, OR 2 Semesters of Combined Anatomy/Physiology
Required
Must be human anatomy. May be human or animal physiology.
Physics
Not Required
Medical Terminology
Not Required
English / Writing
Not Required
Psychology
Not Required
Social Sciences
Not Required
Statistics
Not Required
Other Math
1 Semester
Required
Course can be fulfilled with either statistics or calculus.
Foreign Language
Not Required
Other Requirements

None.

Other Recommendations

None.

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