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Physician Assistant

Westfield State University

M.A.
24 months
Duration
14895 USD/year
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About

The M.S. in Physician Assistant studies is an intensive, 24-month program that intends to educate a diverse student body of highly skilled and culturally aware healthcare providers who will utilize a patient-centered care approach and be committed to serving the public in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and beyond.

Overview

The physician assistant field is one of the fastest growing fields in the United States and the US Department of Labor Statistics reports that the employment of physician assistants is expected to grow an average 38% through the year 2022, ranking among the fastest growing of occupations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Practice Issues I
  • Evidence based medicine
  • Dermatology
  • Otolaryngology
  • Pulmonology
  • Infectious Disease
  • Cardiology
  • Integration I
  • Gastroenterology
  • Nephrology
  • Endocrinology
  • Genitourinary
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Professional Practice Issues II
  • Integration II
  • Didactic III
  • Neurology
  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Pediatrics
  • Geriatrics
  • Surgery
  • Behavioral Medicine
  • Professional Issues III
  • Integration III
  • Transition to Clinical Practice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's degree with either a major or concentration in a business related discipline from an accredited institution.
  • An undergraduate cumulative grade point average of 3.0.
  • Three letters of recommendation, including a minimum of one academic reference.
  • A written statement of purpose and intent to complete the program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14895 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14895 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  •  $1,050 per credit for resident

Funding

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