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Physician Assistant Studies

students practicing physical exams and casting

Program Goals

Upon completion of the program, a student will have developed the skills to provide competent and compassionate care, as well as skills that promote lifelong learning. These include, but are not limited to:  

  • The development of a strong, broad biomedical and psychosocial knowledge base.
  • The utilization of the bio-psycho-social paradigm in patient care.
  • The utilization of self-directed lifelong learning skills.
  • The development of self-assessment skills and personal reflection to further advance the therapeutic relationship with patients.
  • The utilization and critical review of professional literature and other resources necessary to expand knowledge and clinical evaluative skills.
  • The on-going enhancement of applied professional skills.
  • The demonstration of professional communication, comportment, leadership, duty and altruism in the service of others.