Up and Coming: Case Western Reserve University


Location: Cleveland, Ohio

Number of students: 24-30

Application Cycle: CASPA through November 1st

Interview dates: September - January

Start date: May

Length of Program: 27 months

Public/Private: Private

HCE: Minimum 1000 hours required at time of application; any hours that counted for academic credit will not count

GPA: Cumulative and science GPA minimum of 3.0 for at least the last 40 hours of coursework

Shadowing: Encouraged, but not required

The Good Stuff:

  • Currently under Provisional Status
  • Prerequisites with labs may not be taken online
  • GRE required
  • Scribe may be considered as HCE if responsibilities go beyond note dictation and should be addressed on application
  • Require that you upload a document and upload a log of your community service (not direct patient care) from the past 5 years- see below for an example you can use (and the sooner you start recording the better)!

Program Link: Case Western Reserve PA Program Website

For the most up to date information on PA programs in one place, check out The Applicant’s Manual of Physician Assistant Programs. (Affiliate link)