Admissions Criteria

  • Earned master’s degree and official transcripts from an ARC-PA accredited PA Program
  • Active or maintained NCCPA certification 
  • Completed application, $75 application fee, and acceptance to the SIU Graduate School
  • Current CV
  • Personal Statement

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Program expenses

  • Tuition rates are established by the SIU Board of Trustees and are competitive with other DMSc programs.
  • To determine tuition and fees, use the tuition and fees calculator for the DMSc degree here.

Where applicable DMSc students may incur other expenses beyond tuition and fees. Some of these expenses are:

  • Computer
  • Textbooks
  • Professional association or organization dues