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Greetings and welcome!

This is a very exciting time in PA Education and especially for our Physician Assistant Program at the University of Charleston! Our inaugural class of PA students are well on their way and we are looking forward to our next cohort of students starting in January 2014. During the first sixteen months of their didactic phase, the curriculum will include innovative approaches to education including substantive skills training, the use of patient models, and problem- and team-based learning. This will be followed by ten clinical experiential rotations including the opportunity for a specialty elective. The program is rigorous but the rewards are unimaginable. 

Pam Carden, MA - Admissions Coordinator 

Pam Carden, MA
Office: 304-357-4968

pamcarden@ucwv.edu 

I am excited to announce that our application process starting with the January 2015 cohort has changed. We will be utilizing the CASPA (Centralized Application Service for Physician Assistants). Application documents will no longer be sent to the University of Charleston. This will aid you as an applicant, especially if you are applying to multiple schools, as you will only have to submit documents to one central location. *Please note that current University of Charleston undergraduate students applying for PA Fast Track will use the UC PAP application portal. 

In my role as Admissions Coordinator I will be assisting you with learning more about our program and guiding you through the application procedure. Feel free to contact me with any questions during the admissions process. 

If you are passionate about making a difference in the lives of others through becoming a highly competent medical practitioner, a world-class education awaits you at our Physician Assistant Program.

For detailed information, select the Admissions submenu items to the left or click on one of the following: Admissions Pathways, Prerequisite Courses, Application Requirements, Application Analysis Process, Post-Acceptance Requirements, Program Costs.

 

With warm regards, 

Pam Carden
Admissions Coordinator
University of Charleston
Physician Assistant Program
Office: 304-357-4968

pamcarden@ucwv.edu
"Training compassionate, patient-centered providers” 

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Physician Assistant Program 
2300 MacCorkle Ave SE
Riggleman Hall #130
Charleston, WV 25304
Fax: 304-357-4932

Admissions Inquiries 
Pam Carden, MA
Admissions Coordinator
304-357-4968
pamcarden@ucwv.edu 

General Inquiries 
Lori Thornton
Administrative Assistant
304-357-4710
lorithornton@ucwv.edu 

Fast Track Application (UC students ONLY) 

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UC's CASPA GRE Code is: 8830