A. Occasionally an exceptional candidate may be admitted to the program if a course or two is in the process of completion. All requirements must however, be completed and verified before matriculation.
Q. Can I be admitted to the program while still completing prerequisites for my undergraduate degree?
A. Your chances of getting into the program are influenced by the characteristics of the applicant pool and include factors such as GPA, references, interview performance and number of applicants.
A. For the class beginning in July, 2014, interviews are expected to begin in January 2014.
A. Whether you are invited for an interview depends on the make-up of the applicant pool. The most qualified candidates will be invited for an interview. Meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee an interview.
A. Applications for the class matriculating in July, 2014 will be taken through CASPA, a central applications agency for physician assistant programs. An application package is found under Admissions in theProgram Website at: http://www.westliberty.edu/physician-assistant/admissions/application-procedure/
A. The following are preferences and not prerequisites: A background in a health-related field Community service West Virginia residency West Liberty University grad
A. The GRE or MCAT is not required to apply to the program. Screening exams in Math, Composition and Medical Terminology will be administered during the interview process.
A. To apply to the program, one must have a 3.0 GPA overall and a 3.0 GPA in the Sciences.