This program will provide the knowledge you need to diagnose, treat, educate, and empower your patients – and prepare you for the ever-changing health care field. Unique to our program is our non-competitive team approach, our specialized clinical tracks, and our hands-on, clinical emphasis.
Our Keith J. O’Neill Center for Healthy Families provides advanced technology and equipment for academic learning, community outreach, and research, including a state-of-the-art Human Physiology Laboratory. Understanding the need for quality healthcare, both regionally and globally, our ARC-PA accredited program will well prepare you to provide this much-needed care. Students who qualify are automatically accepted into the professional phase (master’s level) of the program.
More About This Degree
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- College of Health and Human Services
- Courses: Available courses in this department
- This program is accredited by the
Accreditation Review Committee on Education for the Physician Assistant
The Master's Degree in Physician Assistant Studies is accredited by the Accreditation Review Committee on Education for the Physician Assistant.
Justine Samanas, MPAS, PA-C
Marie S. Bonavoglia, PhD, PA-C
Jessica Frawley, MPAS, PA-C
Lori E. Swanchak, PhD, PA-C
Undergraduate Admissions Requirements
- Official SAT and/or ACT scores
- Completed application
- Official transcripts
- Letter of recommendation