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Physician Assistant

Lipscomb University

42 months
28228 USD/year
28228 USD/year
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The Physician Assistant program offered by the Lipscomb University serves you and your vocational goals as you prepare to serve others. 


As one of the top pre-health care professional programs in the region, Lipscomb University is helping the next generation of healthcare leaders prepare for a career of service. 

The Physician Assistant program offered by the Lipscomb University, you will complete seven semesters that include a 15-month didactic phase and a 12-month clinical phase. Through this interdisciplinary program, develop your skill set and gain unprecedented connections into Nashville’s thriving healthcare industry. Prepare to enter into a field with endless opportunities and jobs available, and learn vital skills to help those in need, today!

With small class sizes and connected faculty, gain hands-on training experience on-campus in Lipscomb’s state-of-the-art facilities, and off-campus in local hospitals, labs and other health care facilities. Earn your Master of Physician Assistant Studies degree and enter into a field that has a national 99.4 percent job placement rate.

Career Paths

  • Physician Assistants

Physician assistants, also known as PAs, practice medicine on teams with physicians, surgeons, and other healthcare workers. They examine, diagnose, and treat patients.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to PA practice and Healthcare
  • Human Anatomy
  • Physiology and Pathophysiology
  • Ethics in Healthcare
  • Communications
  • Biostatistics and Evidence Based Medicine

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 42 months

Start dates & application deadlines


124 alternative credits


On Campus

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General requirements

Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution, or the international equivalent verified by WES, or anticipate earning a bachelor’s degree prior to matriculation into the physician assistant program.  

Many other factors are considered in the holistic review of the application, interview, and admissions process. They may include the following: communication skills, letters of recommendation, problem solving skills, professionalism, work experience, degree earned, research, volunteerism, interview performance, attitude, timeliness, and other factors.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28228 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14114 USD per semester during 42 months.
  • National

    28228 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14114 USD per semester during 42 months.

Living costs for Memphis

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

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