Physician Assistant Master's Degree Completion Program (Online)

Campus: Online


The Master’s in Physician Assistant Completion Program consists of 30 credits. The MSPA Completion Program consists of four courses (12 credits) of study in a distance-learning format. These courses will cover content areas not previously covered in BS degree programs which may now be incorporated in current MSPAS curriculum.

The program and distribution of credits and courses by term is depicted in the diagram below:

Advanced Standing (18 credits)
3600 hours post baccalaureate clinical experience with attestation of clinical competency (200 hours = 1 credit)

Advanced Standing
3600 hours post baccalaureate clinical experience with attestation of clinical competency 118
Spring Semester
PAS 514Epidemiology & Evidence-Based Medicine3
Summer I Semester
PAS 621Leadership and Theory in Healthcare3
Summer II Semester
PAS 515Health Promotion and Disease Prevention3
Fall Semester
PAS 620Research Methods/Master Project3
Total Credits30