The following table represents information regarding the most recent matriculated classes. In general, students accepted into the University of La Verne PA Program come from a wide variety of backgrounds.
The University of La Verne PA Program enjoys a strong applicant pool from across the country and worldwide.
The PA Program does not require or prefer a specific major for entering students; our students have a variety of educational backgrounds with bachelor’s degrees in biology, health sciences, kinesiology, theater arts, sociology, psychology, public health, education, mathematics, and more.
|Gender||55% Female||92% Female||86% Female|
|La Verne alumni||17%||17%||17%|
|First Generation Student||14%||50%||33%|
|Country of Birth outside US||9%||17%||3%|
|Average Cumulative undergraduate GPA||3.40||3.29||3.40|
|Average Cumulative prerequisite science GPA||3.35||3.66||3.75|
|Underrepresented Minority (URM) *||31%||58%||57%|
Numbers are listed as percentages or averages
*As defined by the California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD), URM includes: Black, African-American or African; Latino or Hispanic; American Indian, Native American, or Native Alaskan; Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander; and Asian other than Chinese, Filipino, Japanese, Korean, Malaysian, Pakistani, Asian Indian, and Thai.