Department of Family and Preventive Medicine

PA Program Open House

Open House at EmoryPA

The Emory PA Program will host 3 public open house events on the following Fridays from 3 – 6 pm in the main lobby lecture halls of the James B. Williams Medical Education Building

The meeting will have a PA Program overview, a question and answer session with current PA students and faculty, then conclude with a medical campus tour. These sessions will be streamed live if you prefer not to travel to Atlanta. Please register for the live on-campus event or the streaming event below.

Friday, February 17, 2023
3 - 6 pm
Register for the live on-campus event in SOM 110
Register for the virtual Zoom event

Friday, March 17, 2023
3 - 6 pm
Register for the live on-campus event in SOM 110
Register for the virtual Zoom event

Friday, May 12, 2023
3 - 6 pm
Register for the live on-campus event in SOM 130
Register for the virtual Zoom event

Watch the Open House video from May 2022

View the PA Program Admissions Brochure

Future PA

Class of 2024 Demographic Data*

Gender, age and diversity

# of students: 54
Male: 15%
Female: 84%
Average age: 26.1 (21 - 54)
Diversity URM: 35%
Veterans: 4%

Prior Advanced Degrees

Advanced Degrees (Masters or PhD): 18%
Dual Degree MPH-PA: 0

GPA and GRE scores

GPA
Cumulative: 3.63
Science: 3.65

Experience and volunteer hours

Health Care Experience: 4,818 hours (Range - 2020 -20,800)
Humanitarian volunteer hours: 983 (Range - 0 - 9,701)

*Although the demographic data outlined represents the range of qualifications among accepted candidates, each application is evaluated on its individual merits. Evidence of academic potential, knowledge of the health care system, motivation, personal maturity, self-assurance, and good interpersonal skills weigh strongly in the admission decision.