When you study at Penn College, your instructors will do more than know your name. They'll get to know you. Experienced, passionate, and dedicated to your success, Penn College faculty are here to support your academic journey.
Do you have what it takes to be a part of this highly selective five-year master’s level program?
Physician Assistant Studies
Bachelor/Master of Science Degree (B.S./M.S.)
Making a difference requires hard work and dedication.
Everyone wants to make the world a better place. As a physician assistant, you will. Under physician supervision, you'll work with patients to evaluate, diagnose, and treat medical conditions. Thanks to extensive experience with the latest technologies, practices, techniques, and procedures, you'll feel prepared to make the critical healthcare decisions.
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Physician Assistant Studies (Combined B.S./M.S.)
This five-year physician assistant studies program includes three years of pre-professional education, followed by a year of intensive lab-based study and a year of clinical experience in a variety of medical settings.
Supplement your degree with up to two minors.
Seeing is believing.
Think Penn College might be a good fit for you? Make plans to visit and discover what hands-on learning is all about. Academic Tours allow you to explore labs and get to the core of your future program. If you’re looking for a deeper dive into your academic area of interest, opt for a Self-Scheduled Personal Tour. Comprehensive COVID-19 safety protocols are in place.
Wednesday, May 258:30 AM - 2:30 PM Eastern Time (U.S.)
Sunday, June 268:30 AM - 2:30 PM Eastern Time (U.S.)
Saturday, July 238:30 AM - 2:30 PM Eastern Time (U.S.)
Friday, July 298:30 AM - 2:30 PM Eastern Time (U.S.)
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Define your future
There are lots of ways to explore your future across all types of majors from nursing to culinary.
- Stay and learn on campus over your summer break
- Explore a variety of career options
- Experience our hands-on approach to education
- Earn up to $2,000 in Penn College scholarships
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