Physician Assistant Program Master of Health Science

Physician Assistant Program Master of Health Science

Curriculum

 
PA 1st Year Curriculum

Fall 1

  • MPA 500 Pathophysiology
  • MPA 501 Human Anatomy
  • MPA 502 The Patient Interview & Standard Data Base
  • MPA 503 Diagnostic Skills & Procedures I
  • MPA 504 Pharmacology & Pharmacotherapeutics I
  • MPA 505 Professional Roles & Responsibilities
  • MPA 506 Intro to Medical Spanish

Spring 1

  • MPA 510 Physical Diagnosis
  • MPA 511 Microbiology and Infectious Disease
  • MPA 512 Principles of Medicine I
  • MPA 513 Diagnostic Skills & Procedures II
  • MPA 514 Pharmacology & Pharmacotherapeutics II
  • MPA 515 Medical Spanish for the PA

Summer 1

  • MPA 520 Principles of Surgery & Emergency Medicine
  • MPA 521 Principles of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • MPA 522 Principles of Medicine II
  • MPA 523 Principles of Behavioral Medicine
  • MPA 524 Psychosocial Dynamics in Health Care
  • MPA 525 Introduction to electrocardiography
 
2nd
Year Curriculum Supervised Clinical Practice Experiences (SCPE)
  • MPA 610 Internal Medicine
  • MPA 611 Emergency Medicine
  • MPA 612 Family Medicine
  • MPA 621 Surgery
  • MPA 622 Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • MPA 623 Pediatrics
  • MPA 631 Behavioral Medicine
  • MPA 632 Elective
  • MPA 633 Elective
 
PA 3rd Year Curriculum

Fall-III

  • MPA 640 Comprehensive Exam Course
  • MPA 641 Medical Ethics and Health Law
  • MPA 642 Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • MPA 643 Principles of Medicine III
  • MPA 644 Research Methods