Physician Assistant Program

Mission, Vision & Values


To provide a scholarly environment in which students from diverse backgrounds will receive the requisite knowledge and skills to equip them to deliver high-quality, culturally sensitive, and compassionate healthcare in collaboration with physicians in an interdisciplinary healthcare team.


To achieve national prominence for excellence in developing innovative educational strategies in order to produce high-achieving graduates, who serve their communities as professional evidence-based, patient-centered health care providers.


  • High Standards
  • Respect for Individuals
  • Advancing Knowledge
  • Personal Development and Leadership
  • Commitment to Interprofessional Healthcare Practice