Program Admissions | Physician Assistant Studies

The School of Physician Assistant Studies provides an outstanding curriculum utilizing innovative, alternative and traditional formats in a dynamic learning environment. The focus of the school is driven by the needs of the local and global community with a strong commitment to multilingual, multicultural and gender-equitable learning.


Our Students

Graduating Class of 2022 Profile (started in May 2020)
Men 32%
Women 68%
Average Age 27
Age Range 22 - 49
CASPA Science BCP GPA 3.77
Last 45 Semester Credit GPA 3.89
Average Patient Care Experience 3,920 hours
Range of Patient Care Experience 1,020 - 28,080 hours
Oregon Residents 22%
Verified CASPA Applications by the deadline 2,216
Supplemental Applications 1,897
Applicants Interviewed 216
Incoming Class Size 60

Current Student Geography

Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, North Dakota, Nevada, Ohio, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington

Graduate Outcomes
NCCPA Board Pass Rate 99%
Employment Post Grad 95%-100%
Graduate Employment Areas
Primary Care 53%
Family Medicine 40%
Surgery 30%
Emergency Medicine 7%
Rural/Underserved communities 26%
Pacific Northwest practice 59%

Contact Us

Leah Baldwin | Associate Director of Graduate and Professional Program Admissions
503-352-7224 |
Fax: 503-352-7290