Prepare for Physician Assistant Admission: MPAS, MHS, or MMSc in Physician Assistant

Application Due - Differs by program. Most PA programs, including WSU's use CASPA. Application is available in April. Deadlines can range from August to October - we recommend submitting applications in early June.

CASPA - Central Application Service for Physician Assistants

Special Application Requirements:

  • Application includes supplemental forms, personal statements, and recommendation letters
  • Begin your application process between the summer of your junior and senior year
  • Application requires PA shadowing experience and direct patient care
  • Strong application characteristics - healthcare work & experience, volunteering experience, non-healthcare volunteering, and strong leadership
  • GRE required: Graduate Record Exam
  • Interview Process typically required

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