Master of Physician Assistant

Our program provides students with the medical knowledge, technical skills, and experience in a variety of didactic and clinical settings necessary for them to become ethical, competent, and compassionate health care providers as part of a health care team.ā€‹ā€‹

Physician assistant students learning hands-on in cadaver lab.
Physician assistant students learning hands-on in cadaver lab.
Students benefit from hands-on learning in the University's Cadaver Lab located on campus.
Functions of a Graduate
Physician assistant graduates are expected to be able to function as health professionals who when licensed can practice medicine with physician supervision to respond to the needs of their patients in ways that will improve their quality of life. Read more about functions of a graduate.

Our students are provided with clinical experiences in a variety of settings including:

Family practice
General internal medicine
General pediatrics
Women's health
General surgery
Emergency medicine
Psychiatry/mental health