The Eastern Virginia Medical School, EVMS, was founded in 1973 by the collective "Seven Cities" of Hampton Roads, Virginia. The campus of EVMS occupies 550 acres in Norfolk, Virginia.
EVMS offers bachelor's degrees and certificate programs in ophthalmic technology, and surgical assisting. Master's degrees are awarded in biomedical sciences, physical assisting, public health, and clinical embryology and andrology. Students can also opt for doctorate degree programs in medicine, and clinical psychology.
Students of EVMS are involved in various clubs and organizations. Among those available on campus are the Student Academy of the American Academy of Physician Assistant, Christian Medical Association, EVMS American Red Cross Club, Norfolk Emergency Shelter Team, and EVMS Sports Authority.
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Eastern Virginia Medical School
Norfolk , VA 23507
General Phone: (757) 446-8422
|General Category||Degrees||Most Common Majors [see all]|
|Medicine||127||medicine, public health|
|Medical Support and Technology||57||surgical tech, physician assistant|
|Science||30||biology, developmental biology and embryology|
|Therapy and Counseling||10||art therapy|
Number of programs and degrees for Eastern Virginia Medical in 2008-2009:
|Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years||9||1|
In 2007-2008, Eastern Virginia Medical had a total enrollment of 725 students (373 full-time equivalent).
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The school does not offer campus housing.
The school does not offer students a meal plan.
|Years of College Work Before Admittance||not required|
Expenses and Financial Aid:
Eastern Virginia Medical participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1033800)
Eastern Virginia Medical has a tenure system for faculty.
Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):
|Full-Time Faculty Level||Men||Women|
|Non-tenured, but on tenure track||39||9|
|Non-tenured and not on tenure track||76||86|
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Grants credits for AP courses
Offers distance learning
Student employment services
Remedial classes for students
Option to study abroad
Tenure system for quality teaching
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