Unless noted by a * or **, the programs listed below are fully ARC-PA accredited, and their information is up to date as of 10/8/2014.

A = Associate’s Degree    B = Bachelor’s Degree    C = Certificate   M = Master’s Degree  * = Accreditation – Provisional (the program is expected to be fully accredited in the near future and may admit students)  ** = Accreditation-Probationary (the program’s accreditation is in jeopardy and may be withdrawn if it does not make the necessary changes by its next review.  This probation period is limited to 2 years.

 

Adventist University of Health Sciences (Developing Program, not accredited)

Physician Assistant Program
671 Winyah Drive
Orlando, FL 32803
(407) 303-7742
Credentials Awarded: M
GRE required
CASPA Participating Program
Application Deadline: October 1
No Supplemental Application

 

Barry University

Locations*: Miami Shores, St. Petersburg, and St. Croix, US Virgin Islands

*(Apply for one campus only)

Physician Assistant Program
11300 NE Second Avenue
Miami Shores, FL  33161
(305) 899-3130
Email: paadmissions@barry.edu
Website: http://www.barry.edu/physician-assistant/
Credentials Awarded: C, M
GRE required, TOEFL for nonnative English speakers,  MCAT not accepted
CASPA Participating Program
Application Deadline: December 1
No Supplemental Application

St. Petersburg Campus is located at:
7200 66th Street North
Pinellas Park, FL 33781

St. Croix, Virgin Islands Campus is located at:
Sunshine Mall, No. 1 Estate Cane
St. Croix, VI 00840

 

Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (FIU) (Developing Program, not accredited)

Master of Physician Assistant Studies Program
11200 SW 8th Street
MARC #262
Miami, FL 33199
(305) 348-6567
Credentials Awarded: M
GRE required, MCAT not accepted
CASPA Participating Program
Application Deadline: March 1
Supplemental Application Required ($100)

 

Keiser University

Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies Program
1900 W. Commercial Boulevard
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309
(954) 776-4456
Email: graduateschool@keiseruniversity.edu
Website: http://www.keiseruniversity.edu/master-of-science-in-physician-assistant/
Credentials Awarded: M
GRE required
CASPA Participating Program
Application Deadline: November 1
Supplemental Application Required ($50)

 

Miami Dade College

Physician Assistant Program
Medical Center Campus
950 NW 20th Street
Miami, FL  33127-4693
(305) 237-4103
Email: mdcpaprogram@mdc.edu
Website: http://www.mdc.edu/medical/AHT/PA/default.asp
Credentials Awarded: A
TOEFL for nonnative English speakers
Does not participate in CASPA
Application Deadline: January 15
No Supplemental Application

 

Nova Southeastern University – Fort Lauderdale

Physician Assistant Program, Admissions Office
3200 S. University Drive
Fort Lauderdale, FL  33328
(954) 262-1250
Email: melissa.coffman@nova.edu
Website: http://www.nova.edu/chcs/pa/fortlauderdale/index.html
Credentials Awarded: M
GRE required, MCAT not accepted
CASPA Participating Program
Application Deadline: December 1
Supplemental Application Required ($50)

 

Nova Southeastern University – Jacksonville

Physician Assistant Program
6675 Corporate Center Parkway, Suite 112
Jacksonville, FL  32216-8080
(800) 640-0218
Email: hpdinfo@nova.edu
Website: http://www.nova.edu/chcs/pa/jacksonville/index.html
Credentials Awarded: M
GRE required, MCAT not accepted
CASPA Participating Program
Application Deadline: January 15
Supplemental Application Required ($50)

 

Nova Southeastern University – Orlando **

Physician Assistant Program
4850 Millenia Boulevard
Orlando, FL  32839
(407) 264-5150
Email: info@nova.edu
Website: http://www.nova.edu/chcs/pa/orlando/index.html
Credentials Awarded: M
GRE required, MCAT not accepted
CASPA Participating Program
Application Deadline: January 15
Supplemental Application Required ($50)

 

Nova Southeastern University – Southwest Florida

Physician Assistant Program
3650 Colonial Court
Fort Myers, FL  33913
(239) 274-1021
Email: infopanaples@nova.edu
Website: http://nova.edu/chcs/pa/swflorida/index.html
Credentials Awarded: M
GRE required, MCAT not accepted
CASPA Participating Program
Application Deadline: January 15
Supplemental Application Required ($50)

 

South University –Tampa

Physician Assistant Program, Admissions Department
4401 North Himes Avenue
Tampa, FL  33614
(813) 393-3720
Email: paprogramtampa@southuniversity.edu
Website: http://www.southuniversity.edu/tampa/physician-assistant-studies-degree-ms-149412.aspx
Credentials Awarded: M
GRE required, TOEFL for nonnative English speakers
CASPA Participating Program
Application Deadline: August 1
No Supplemental Application

 

University of Florida

School of Physician Assistant Studies
PO Box 100176
Gainesville, FL  32610-0176
(352) 265-7955
Email: Admissions@pap.ufl.edu
Website: http://pap.med.ufl.edu/
Credentials Awarded: C, M
GRE required, MCAT not accepted
CASPA Participating Program
Application Deadline: October 1
Supplemental Application Required ($30)

 

University of South Florida – Tampa (Developing Program, not accredited)

USF Morsani College of Medicine Office of Admissions
12901 Bruce B. Downs Boulevard
MDC 5
Tampa, FL 33612-4799
(813) 974-8926
Credentials Awarded: M
GRE required
CASPA Participating Program
Application Deadline: March 1
Supplemental Application Required ($30)