A bachelor’s degree from an accredited 机构 with a recommended GPA of 3.0或更好的.
One official transcript from each college, university or professional school attended. 转移 credits included on a transcript must include grades earned; if not, an official transcript from the original school must be submitted. Transcripts must be sent from the issuing school in a sealed envelope and contain the appropriate signatures and seals to be considered official. 请将成绩单直接寄往CASPA.
Students must have completed the following prerequisites:
生物科学—five courses with labs to include Anatomy, Physiology, and Microbiology. 生物化学是推荐.
化学—three courses with labs to include at least one semester of Organic 化学.
NOTE: Prerequisites courses must be completed with a grade of C or better. The program does not allow students to waive courses, nor does it accept students with advanced standing.
三封推荐信. 在理想的情况下, one should be from a professor and one from a practicing licensed physician or physician assistant.
Test scores from either the 研究生 Record Examination (GRE) or the Medical College 招生 Test (MCAT), taken within the last five years (Arcadia’s GRE code is 1578.) These tests are required for all applicants, including those who already have a graduate degree.
A minimum of 200 hours of patient care experience (详情请参阅faq).
Students must meet the minimal technical requirements for admission, continuation and graduation.技术标准已公布在 PA程序技术标准页.
阿卡迪亚欢迎非美国学生的申请.S. 公民. Official results with acceptable scores from the TOEFL IELTS, or Duolingo are required for all students for whom 英语 is a second language, except for non-native speakers of 英语 who hold degrees or diplomas from post-secondary 机构s in 英语-speaking countries (e.g. the United States, Canada, England, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand). A course-by-course evaluation of all transcripts by an independent evaluation service based in the United States also is required It is strongly recommended that all science prerequisites be taken at an accredited U.S. 机构. The PA program does not enroll international students who have already completed a medical course of study at a foreign 机构. Individuals applying for admission to the PA program who have completed their education outside the United States or Canada are required to submit to CASPA a World 教育 Service (WES) foreign evaluation of their coursework taken outside of the United States or Canada. The scores must be sent directly from the 教育al 测试 Service (ETS) to CASPA in electronic format and be no more than two years old.
Arcadia performs a holistic review of each student’s application. The program does not allow students to waive courses, nor does it admit students with advanced standing. 然而, students who have withdrawn or who have been dismissed from the program may be readmitted with advanced standing.
越来越多地, clinical facilities require that students seeking placements undergo various criminal background checks, 虐待儿童的间隙, 和/或植入前的药物筛选. Therefore, students should be prepared to participate in these screenings. Applicants who are unable to pass these clearances may be denied admission into the program.