Montana State University

Health Professions Advising

Montana State University
317 Leon Johnson Hall
Bozeman, MT  59717

Phone 406 994-1670
Fax 406 994-4398

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Sheila Nielsen-Preiss, PhD


Kathy Weaver

To arrange an appointment:

Call Kathy at 406-994-1670
Schedule online


Physician Assistant

Association website: or paeaonline.orgpurple flower1

Entrance exam:  GRE

Common electronic application:  CASPA

Application launch date: mid April, submission available immediately

Personal statement length: 5000 characters

Experiential descriptions:

Application overview

  • Application contains application, fee, personal statement, transcripts, GRE score, and letters of recommendation.
  • If utilizing the PPAC process, we recommend that you have two letters of recommendation submitted electronically to CASPA (clinical letters).  For the third letter, indicate that the  HPA office will be submitting letters on paper.  Provide HPA office with evaluation matrix.

School Information:        Subscription: $35.00