We appreciate your interest in the physician assistant profession. With the increased demand for PAs as partners in the health care team, we anticipate more to be opening in the near future. Educational expenses (tuition, fees, books, supplies) for Texas residents for a two-year program range from approximately $6,000 to $8,500. Living expenses are estimated at $1,500 a month. Contact each individual program for their specific requirements and cost.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Physician Assistant Program 3600 North Garfield Midland, TX 79707 (432) 620-9905 http://www.ttuhsc.edu/sah/mpa/ Application deadline: Dec. 1st Program begins: June Duration: 27 months Graduation month: August
University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth Physician Assistant Studies Program 3500 Camp Bowie Blvd. Fort Worth, TX 76107-2699 (817) 735-2003 http://www.hsc.unt.edu/education/pasp/ Application deadline: Nov. 1st
Supplemental Application deadline: November 15th Program begins: July Graduation month: May
Duration of program: 34 months
University of Texas Health Science Center - San Antonio School of Allied Health Dept. of PA Studies 7703 Floyd Curl Drive San Antonio, TX 78229 (210) 567-8811 (210) 567-8846 (fax) http://www.uthscsa.edu/shp/pa Application deadline: Aug. 31st Program begins: August
Graduation month: May Duration of program: 26 months
The University Of Texas Medical Branch Physician Assistant Program Galveston, TX 77550 (409) 772-3046 (409) 772-9710 (fax) http://shp.utmb.edu/PhysicianAssistantStudies/ Application deadline: September 1st. Program begins: June Duration of program: 26 months Graduation month: August
University of Texas - Pan American Physician Assistant Program 1201 W. University Dr. Edinburg, TX 78539 (956) 665-2298 (956) 665-2438 (fax) http://www.utpa.edu/dept/pasp
Application deadline: October 1st Program begins: Fall Semester Duration of program: 28 months Graduation month: December
For additional information on PA Programs throughout the United States, call the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) at (703) 836-2272, Ext. 3409, or go to www.aapa.org. The AAPA, as well as the individual programs, can provide you with information on financial aid.