Program Spotlight: Eastern Virginia Medical School


Location: Norfolk, VA

Number of students:  Around 85

Application Cycle:  CASPA and supplemental due by April of the previous year - March 1st for the following January, NOT rolling admissions

Interview dates:  July 

Start date:  January

Length of Program:  28 months

Public/Private:  Both!  

HCE:  No specific requirement, but recommended to have at least 1,000 hours of paid direct clinical experience

GPA:  Minimum 3.0 with a minimum B- in required courses

Shadowing:  Not required, but recommended to learn about the profession

The Good Stuff:

  • Must have all pre-requisites completed before your application will be complete
  • They offer consultations with admissions if you are not actively applying 
  • Interviews in the past consisting of 2 one-on-one interviews and a group interview with individual questions and a group scenario (no writing)

Program Link:  Eastern Virginia PA Program

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