Master of Medical Science Physician Assistant

Coursework by Semester


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Year 1 – Spring Semester (22 credit hours)

Credit Hours

    MEDPA 5501 Anatomy for the PA 3
    MEDPA 5502 Foundations of Basic Medical Science 4
    MEDPA 5503 Research Applications in Medicine 1
    MEDPA 5504 Ethics Law and Policy 1
    MEDPA 5505 Clinical Assessment for the PA 2
    MEDPA 5511 Clinical Practicum I 1
    MEDPA 5521 PA Professions I 1
    MEDPA 5531 Science and Practice of Medicine I 9
Summer Semester (14 credit hours)
    MEDPA 5512 Clinical Practicum II 1
    MEDPA 5522 PA Professions II 1
    MEDPA 5532 Science and Practice of Medicine II 12
Fall Semester (22 credit hours)
    MEDPA 5513 Clinical Practicum III 1
    MEDPA 5523 PA Professions III 1
    MEDPA 5533 Science and Practice of Medicine III 20
Year 2 – Spring Semester (25 credit hours)
    MEDPA 5514 Clinical Practicum IV 1
    MEDPA 5524 PA Professions IV 1
    MEDPA 5534 Science and Practice of Medicine IV 19
    MEDPA 55XX Clinical Rotations 4
    Promotion Exam (pass/fail)  n/a
Summer Semester (12.5 credit hours)
    MEDPA 55XX Clinical Rotations 4
    MEDPA 55XX Clinical Rotations 4
    MEDPA 55XX Clinical Rotations 4
    MEDPA 5581 Professional Development for the PA 0.5
Fall Semester (16.5 credit hours)
    MEDPA 55XX Clinical Rotations 4
    MEDPA 55XX Clinical Rotations 4
    MEDPA 55XX Clinical Rotations 4
   MEDPA 55XX Clinical Rotations 4
   MEDPA 5581 Professional Development for the PA  0.5
Year 3 – Spring Semester (18.5 credit hours)
    MEDPA 55XX Clinical Rotations 4
    MEDPA 55XX Clinical Rotations 4
    MEDPA 55XX Elective Clinical Rotations 4
   MEDPA 55XX Elective Clinical Rotations 4
   MEDPA 5581 Professional Development for the PA  0.5
   MEDPA 5595 Capstone 1
   MEDPA 5580 Senior Seminar 1
    Summative Exam (pass/fail)  n/a
  Total Credit Hours 130.5