Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Physician Assistant Program

Test Requirements

GRE (Graduate Record Examination)

Official GRE scores are required of all applicants, regardless of previous education, degrees, or other credentials.
Other standardized tests (MCAT, GMAT, etc.) are not accepted in place of GRE scores.

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Official TOEFL scores are required of all applicants that have not earned a baccalaureate degree or graduate degree from a regionally-accredited U.S. or Canadian college or university, regardless of the official language of the country in which the education took place or the predominent language of the degree-granting institution. Minimum scores are listed below.

Minimum TOEFL scores
TOEFL test optionsTotalListeningReadingWritingSpeaking
Internet-based test 8420202024
Computer-based test
Paper-based test