Applying to the PA Program

The goal of the admission process for the Ithaca College Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies program is to recruit, select, and retain diverse applicants. Balanced consideration for experiences, attributes, and academic metrics is employed during the admission process.

  • Transfer credit or admission with advanced standing from another PA program is not accepted. 
  • No advanced standing or transfer credit is given to foreign medical school graduates. All learners admitted to the PA program must take all courses with their cohort.  
  • All of the curricular components of the program are required for graduation and must be completed at the Ithaca College Master of Science in Physician Assistant Program. 


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