#7 University of Colorado  (tied for 5)

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • CHA/PA Program  – focus on pediatric and underserved population
  • Class size 44, avg age 25
  • Avg GPA  3.73 (min 3.0)
  • AVG GRE: 69%v, 61%Q
  • Minimum Clinical Hours:
  • Prerequisites
    • Chem 8 hours (10-12 quarter) – must be completed prior to application
      • gen chem or higher with at least 1 lab
    • Biology: 14 hours (20q) – must be completed prior to application
      • 6 must be upper divisin
      • 1 A&P
      • recommended – biochem, cell bio, immunology, microbiology
    • General Genetics = 3 (does not fulfill bio requirement)
    • Psychology = 6 hours (8-9q)
    • Statistics = 3 hours (4q)
  • Tuition Cost: resident 47124, non-resident 102,036, or 70k if lived in CO for 1 yr
  • Program Duration: 36 months
  • Application Deadline: rolling
  • Start date: Summer semester