MS in Physician Assistant Studies | Curriculum

Year  Semester  Course Credit Hours
1 Summer PA*606  Human Anatomy 6
    PA*607 Intro to the PA Profession 1
    PA*632 Principles of Pharmacology 2
    PA*643 Human Physiology & Basic Patho 3
    PA*630 Bioethics  1
      Total Semester Hours 13
         
1 Fall PA*614 Fundamentals of Clin Med I 6
    PA*617 Clinical Problem Solving I 2
    PA*634 History & Physical Exam Skills 2
    PA*695 Research Methods for Hlth Prof       3
    PA*624 Pharmacotherapeutics I 3
    PA*662 Pathophysiology I 3
    PA*654 Diagnostic Medicine I 2
      Total Semester Hours 21
         
1 Spring PA*615 Fundamentals of Clin Med II 6
    PA*618 Clinical Problem Solving II 2
    PA*625 Pharmacotherapeutics II 3
    PA*636 Clinical Skills & Procedures 2
    PA*690 Graduate Project I 1
    PA*663 Pathophysiology II 3
    PA*655 Diagnostic Medicine II 2
    IP*711 IP Foundations & Teamstepps

1

    IP*768  Public Health 1
      Total Semester Hours 21
         
2 Summer PA*616 Fundamentals of Clin Med III 3
    PA*619 Clinical Problem Solving III 1
    PA*626 Pharmacotherapeutics III 2
    PA*642 Pertinent Topics in Peds 1
    PA*651 Geriatrics 1
    PA*652 Principles of Emergency Medic 2
    PA*653 Principles of Surgical Care 2
    PA*691 Graduate Project II 1
    Total Semester Hours 13
       
    Total Didactic Credit Hours 65
       
2 Fall PA*670 Clinical Rotation I 5
    PA*672 Clinical Rotation II 5
    PA*674 Clinical Rotation III 5
      Total Semester Hours 15
         
2 Spring PA*676 Clinical Rotation IV 5
    PA*678 Clinical Rotation V 5
    PA*679 Clinical Rotation VI 5
      Total Semester Hours 15
         
3 Summer PA*680 Clinical Rotation VII 5
    PA*682 Clinical Rotation VIII 5
    PA*685 Clinical Rotation Elective 5
      Total Semester Hours 15
         
      Total Clinical Credit Hours 45
       
    Total Credit Hours:    113
       
Electives PA*633 International Physician Assist 1
  PA*641 Student Personal Wellness 1
  PA*611  Independent Study Anatomy   2 
  IP*719  Human Cadaver Dissection 1