Our program meshes traditional didactic lectures with out-of-the-classroom learning opportunities, case-based individual and group activities and hands-on skills labs. It provides exceptional clinical placements, with two elective rotations during your clinical year. Thanks to a unique relationship with UPMC, one of the most renowned academic medical centers in the U.S., you gain experience in a variety of medical, surgical and clinical settings.
Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies
Prepare to work collaboratively with other health care providers to deliver medical, surgical and preventive services; patient education, and coordinate patient care.
Doctor of Physician Assistant Studies
Expand your knowledge of implementation, practice-based learning, and improvement science, and become equipped with the skills to advance your career in multiple areas of health care and education.