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
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.
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A minimum of 1,000 hours of experience in a health, wellness or patient care setting prior to application.
International41721 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 885 USD per credit during 28 months.
National41721 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 885 USD per credit during 28 months.
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Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.