Eastern Virginia Medical School

School of Health Professions

Physician Assistant Program


P.O. Box 1980

Room 415

Norfolk, VA 23507

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Physician Assistant Program

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The EVMS Master of Physician Assistant Program prepares students both academically and professionally for patient care responsibilities and patient-centered services as a physician assistant (PA). This ARC-PA accredited professional program is divided into two phases and spans 28 consecutive months. Phase I represents the pre-clinical phase of the program and spans 16 months. Phase II of the program represents the supervised clinical education component and spans 12 months. Individuals with broad educational backgrounds, prior health care experience, and those who are under-represented in the health care professions are encouraged to apply for admission. The academic year begins each January with approximately 80 students per class.


The EVMS Physician Assistant program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA).

International Student Requirements:

Applicants with English as a second language are required to provide TOEFL scores.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 94

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 9908 in-state/10939 out-of-state USD

Classification: Specialized Institution—Medical school or medical center

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 0-999

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