How to Apply
You can apply online for free using the University application. On the application, in the section for major of interest, please indicate the Physician Assistant Program as the major.
High school students applying to the combined B.S./M.S. in Physician Assistant Program must submit:
To be considered for the program, high school students must:
Deadlines for Application & Admission Interview Dates
The deadline for an early admission decision is September 1 for the academic year beginning the following August. Invited candidates who have submitted a completed application by September 1 will be interviewed for admission to the program between the dates of September 15 and October 15, with most candidates in this group receiving an admission notification by October 31. Invited candidates who have submitted a completed application after September 1 will be interviewed between the dates of October 16 and November 30, with most candidates in this group receiving an admission notification by December 15.
The Program Interview
Seton Hill's Physician Assistant Program Admissions Committee reviews all applications for the combined Bachelor of Science/Master of Science in Physician Assistant Program. Selected applicants are invited for an interview on campus with program faculty members and alumni. The interview process includes standard interview questions, a communication exercise, and a writing assessment. The interview process takes one-half day to complete.
How to Succeed at the Program Interview
Our program receives hundreds of applications from qualified prospective students for a small number of available seats. To improve your chances of being placed in one of those seats, you must prepare for the interview. Here is a list of items that will prepare you and give you an edge in the interview process: