Department of Family and Preventive Medicine

PA Program Open House

Open House at EmoryPA

Emory PA Program Open House Events for 2024 – Live or Virtual

The Emory PA Program will have four live on campus Open House informational sessions in Spring 2024.  Time and Place: 3 – 6 PM in the  James B. Williams School of Medical Education Building room 130

Registration will begin at 2:30 in the lobby. Nearest campus parking is the Michael Street Parking deck visitor lot: 550 Houston Mill Road, Atlanta, 30322

The agenda includes a PA program overview with the Director of Admissions, a Question-and-Answer session with current students and faculty, and a medical campus tour with student leaders. You can register for the live event or watch remotely via Zoom. These sessions will be recorded and posted here.

Watch the Open House video from May 2023

View the slides from the May 2023 Open House

View the PA Program Admissions Brochure


Friday 3/1/2024  3 – 6 pm
Virtual Zoom Registration  
Live registration

Friday 3/22/ 2024 3- 6 pm
Virtual Zoom registration
Live registration

Friday 4/19/2024 3 – 6 pm
Virtual Zoom registration
Live registration

Friday 5/10/2024 3 – 6 pm
Virtual Zoom registration
Live registration

Future PA

Class of 2025 Demographic Data*

Gender, age and diversity

# of students: 54
Male: 15%
Female: 85%
Average age: 25.2 (22 - 41)
Diversity: 37% URM: 19%
Veterans: 42%

Prior Advanced Degrees

Advanced Degrees (Masters or Ph.D.): 4%
Dual Degree MPH-PA: 3


Cumulative: 3.80
Science: 3.80

Experience and volunteer hours

Health Care Experience: 5,462 hours (Range - 2000 -33,000)
Humanitarian volunteer hours: 1,030 (Range - 49 - 9,514)

*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.