Quick Reference Guide

Consortium of PA Education
Bachelor of Science Professional Degree Program

Note: For an application to be considered, all required documentation must be submitted by posted deadlines


Credential Earned

Baccalaureate Degree (BScPA)

Minimum Academic Requirements

  1. Two full years undergraduate studies; 10 full course credits; any discipline. Please note: The minimum 10 full-year courses must be completed with grades before the application deadline. The grades for the 10 full-year courses must appear on the transcript submitted as part of the application.
  2. Minimum of 3.0 GPA out of 4.0 on the OMSAS scale.

Experiential Prerequisite

Experience as Healthcare Professional, Healthcare Professional student or Healthcare Volunteer. A minimum of 350 hours of healthcare experience is required.


Canadian or Permanent Resident

Preferred Criteria    

  1. One full course (University level) for each of 2 courses: Human Anatomy and Human Physiology
  2. Health care experience within the last 5 years
  3. Direct hands-on patient care experience in a clinical setting
  4. Paid position(s) as a healthcare provider
  5. Current resident of Ontario
  6. Have been a resident, as an adult, in a northern or rural community

Advanced Standing/Transfer


OUAC application deadline

January 17th  of the intake year (by 11:59 PM EST)

Supplemental application deadline

February 1st of the intake year (by 11:59 PM EST)

Interview (MMI) Date

April 2024

Program Length

24 consecutive months

Delivery Method

A combination of face-to-face, distributed, and online learning. For an idea of the program schedule, see 'Program At A Glance'

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