Program Start Date(s):
- Fall 2023 - August 28, 2023
- Fall 2024 - September 2, 2024
- Fall 2024 - October 1, 2023
The 2023 CASPA Cycle opens April 27, 2023.
Application to the program can only be made through the Centralized Application Service for Physician Assistants (CASPA). Please visit the CASPA website for more information. In addition, students must complete the PLNU Supplemental Application. In order for a candidate to be considered, both the verified CASPA and the PLNU Supplemental applications must be received by the October 1, 2023 deadline.
CASPA (Central Application Service for Physician Assistants)
Telephone: (617) 612-2080
CASPA Application Login
Your application will be reviewed when the CASPA application has been verified and your PLNU PA Program Supplemental Application received. Applications must be verified by CASPA by the October 1, 2023 deadline. Prerequisite courses must be completed by December 31, 2023. Interviews will be conducted in the fall and winter either virtually or in person as safety dictates. All applicants will be notified of their admission status by March 1, 2024.
PLNU Supplemental Application
To begin your supplemental application please create an account on the Point Loma Nazarene Online Application Portal. Please make sure to create your account using the same email address as your CASPA application and follow the following steps to locate the Physician Assistant Supplemental Application:
- Click here to login and create an account using your CASPA email address.
- Select Graduate
- Please select "Physician Assistant" for the initial questions of "I want to study"
- From there you will be able to select the Physician Assistant, MSM major as well as the appropriate term.
- To finalize click "Start Application"
PLNU Supplemental App Login
Please be sure to have your CASPA ID number ready as it is required for this supplemental application.
The PLNU Supplemental Application fee is $35. If you feel you are experiencing a financial hardship that renders you unable to pay the PLNU Supplemental Application fee, please contact the program at email@example.com to inquire regarding a fee waiver.
To view the complete admissions requirements, including required experience, prerequisite courses and more click the button below.
PA Application Criteria