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Physician Assistant Studies

St. Catherine University

Master On Campus
28 months
Duration
842 USD/credit
842 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) at St. Catherine University educates women and men for a career practicing medicine on healthcare teams with physicians and other providers.

Overview

The Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) at St. Catherine University educates women and men for a career practicing medicine on healthcare teams with physicians and other providers.

You’ll learn in an environment that fosters opportunities for inter-professional experiences among students and faculty from a variety of healthcare disciplines. In St. Kate's physician assistant master's program you will gain access to community experts, quality clinical sites and strong support systems with dedicated, well-connected faculty.

Physician assistants are licensed health professionals who work in hospitals, clinics and other healthcare settings and perform medical services traditionally performed by physicians, including:

  • Taking medical histories
  • Performing physical exams
  • Ordering laboratory tests
  • Diagnosing illnesses
  • Treating illnesses
  • Counseling patients
  • Assisting in surgery
  • Writing prescriptions

Accreditation

The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARCPA) has granted Accreditation-Continued status to the St. Catherine University Physician Assistant Program sponsored by St. Catherine University.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations 
  • Dermatology 
  • Musculoskeletal 
  • Neurology 
  • Eyes Ears Nose Throat Infectious Disease 
  • Cardiovascular 
  • Pulmonary 
  • Gastroenterology 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 28 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

110 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

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.
80
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

  • Personal Statement
    • Resume
    • Recommendations
    • Transcripts
    • GRE/GMAT Scores
    • TOEFL/IELTS Scores
    • Credential Evaluation
    • Interview

Tuition Fee

  • International

    842 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 842 USD per credit and a duration of 28 months.
  • National

    842 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 842 USD per credit and a duration of 28 months.

Funding

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