27 months
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17248 USD/year
17248 USD/year
6244 USD/year
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About

Physician assistants play a vital role in our healthcare system. The Master of Physician Assistant Studies is offered by Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis.

Overview

Overview

The Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) at Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis will prepare you to provide patient care in various medical environments, helping to improve access to and quality of care. As a PA, you will diagnose illness, develop and manage treatment plans, prescribe medications, and often serve as your patient's principal healthcare provider.

Our 27-month/seven-semester program is based on medical school curriculum and includes classroom education and extensive clinical training. You'll graduate ready to take on any challenge and make a difference in the lives of people who need you most.

As a graduate, you’ll earn an Indiana University degree and be primed with the experience and education to provide top-notch care to patients as a physician assistant.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Anatomy for Healthcare Professionals
  • Clinical Physiology and Pathology
  • Evidence-Based Medicine
  • Patient Evolution
  • Pharmacology
  • Clinical Therapeutics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 27 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

72 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3.2

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed—or will complete—your undergraduate bachelor's degree before your intended summer start date in the program.
  • Earned a cumulative grade point average of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale, which includes all undergraduate and graduate courses.
  • Earned an overall grade point average of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale for all science courses.
  • All applicants must have acquired patient care experience. 
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of reference
  • Personal Statement
  • Records of patientcare and shadow experience hours

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17248 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8624 USD per semester during 27 months.
  • National

    17248 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8624 USD per semester during 27 months.
  • In-State

    6244 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3122 USD per semester during 27 months.

Living costs for Indianapolis

1017 - 1926 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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