Fill a vital and growing role on a health care team as a physician assistant, a licensed medical provider that conducts exams, diagnoses and treats illnesses, writes prescriptions and so much more.
Become a practicing physician assistant through both classroom and hands-on training. Enjoy learning in a highly supportive and personalized experience thanks to our small student-to-faculty ratio. Clinical rotations from a wide variety of specialties are available at sites conveniently close to the medical school.
Learn the latest ultrasound techniques - a vital diagnostic instrument - throughout your curriculum.
Gain experience through authentic simulations, real world training in local clinics and cadaver-based anatomy instruction.
Choose from a wide variety of specialties in your clinical rotations including two electives of your choice.
Our program meets ARC-PA Standards with an Accreditation-Continued status achieved.
What You’ll Study
Our seven semesters include a strong science foundation in physiology, human gross anatomy and genetics, along with the pathophysiology of diseases, ordering and interpreting diagnostic studies, and pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment options. It's a systems-based instructional approach to clinical medicine with a strong focus on primary care training.
Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.
Understanding what others are saying to facilitate effective communication
Fostering well-being, preventing diseases and optimizing physical, mental and social aspects of individuals' well-being
Exchanging information and ideas through speaking, writing or other means of expression
Understanding and sharing the feelings of others, and demonstrating compassion and support
Working with others to achieve a common goal or objective
Analyzing and evaluating information to make informed decisions or judgments
Using your degree
Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.
- Physician Assistant
- Health Systems
- Emergency Medicine
- Private Practice
- Health Facilities