PA Admissions Information
The HSC at Fort Worth PA Program is a 30-month, full-time course of study leading to a Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) degree. A class of 75 students is accepted each year with classes starting in August. We are dedicated to helping students prepare for a career in one of health care’s most rewarding fields and we invite you to apply.
Important dates for applying to the entering class of 2022:
- CASPA Application Opens: Late April 2021
- CASPA Verification Deadline: September 1, 2021
- Application Processing Fee Due: September 1, 2021
- Prerequisite Course Completion: December 31, 2021
- Be Aware: CASPER testing dates are no longer available for the class of 2022 deadline. If you have not yet secured a testing date to complete your application you will need to plan to apply next cycle.
Application materials including official transcripts and evaluations, letters of recommendation, fee payments, official test scores and any other required items must be received no later than 2 weeks or 15 days after the posted deadline. For example an application that closes on the 1st all items will be due by the 15th, an application that closes on the 15th all items will be due on the 1st.
Applicant Selection Factors
Offers of Admission
Thank you for your interest in our program. The Admissions team is here to assist applicants in the application process and to answer questions that arise. Additional information about admission policies and selection factors can be found in our list of Frequently Asked Questions.
Applicants are encouraged to attend admissions information sessions or events, sign-up for a campus tour, or schedule a virtual advising session. Individual advising appointments may fill up during certain times of the year, but regular updates can be found by following the Facebook Page.
Additional information about admission policies and selection factors can be found in Frequently Asked Questions. We welcome questions at: Admissions@unthsc.edu. For questions related COVID-19, visit the HSC Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response website.