Master of Science - Physician Assistant Studies Tuition

Tuition & Costs (2016-2018)



Books & Personal Medical Equipment (estimated) *


Room & Board (estimated, if applicable)


Travel to clinical sites (estimated)**


Personal/Miscellaneous (estimated)


Misc. Professional Fees (AAPA, NYSSPA, PANCE, NYS license, DEA, etc.)


Estimated TOTAL:


Upon acceptance to the program, a non-refundable $500 deposit is required.

  * Equipment includes: stethoscope, diagnostic kit (otoscope/opthalmoscope), sphygmometer, tuning forks, reflex hammer, goniometer, blazer-style lab coat, EKG calipers, etc.

** Students are responsible for all clinical travel expenses, including transportation.


Accreditation Status

Marist College has applied for Accreditation - Provisional from the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA). Marist College anticipates matriculating its first class in January 2016, pending achieving Accreditation - Provisional status at the September 2015 ARC-PA meeting. Accreditation - Provisional is an accreditation status for a new PA program that, at the time of its initial accreditation review, demonstrated its preparedness to initiate a program in accordance with the accreditation Standards.