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Pathologists' Assistant (PathA) How to Apply

Admission in granted on a rolling basis and qualified candidates are required to have a telephone interview.

Admission Requirements

Candidates for admission to the Pathologists' Assistant (PathA) program must have the following credentials:

  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited U.S. college or university or an international equivalent
  • Prerequisite coursework includes microbiology, anatomy, physiology, mathematics, English composition, general chemistry, organic chemistry and/or biochemistry, and biology.
  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher to be competitive
  • Official General Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores at or above the 50th percentile
  • Math/Science GPA calculation form [PDF]
  • Three letters of evaluation from faculty who have taught you courses
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities where coursework was attempted or taken
  • Resume
Drexel Pathologists' Assistant (PathA) program graduate.

Applying to the Program

  • Application fee: $75 (U.S. check or money order payable to Drexel University or pay application fee online)
  • Application cycle starts in June for matriculation the following May 
  • GRE school code is 2194, department code is 0215
  • Application deadline is the 2nd Friday in February

Download Application [PDF]

Tuition for the Current Academic Year

Tuition information for the Pathologists' Assistant (PathA) program is available on the Drexel Central website.

Financial Aid Information

Financial aid is available from many sources, such as the federal government and private organizations, or from the University itself. Financial aid may be in the form of loans, grants, scholarships or part-time employment. For information regarding financing your education, please visit Drexel Central.

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Graduate students in the Pathologists' Assistant (PathA) program at Drexel University College of Medicine.