Graduate Degree in Physician Assistant Studies
The Physician Assistant (PA) Program is an accredited, eight-semester, 30-month, graduate-level program leading to a Master of Science in physician assistant studies.
Shenandoah’s Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies is a comprehensive graduate entry-level professional program that prepares you for primary care practice. The program emphasizes service to medically underserved populations and a team approach to the delivery of health care.
U.S. News & World Report ranks the Shenandoah University PA Program in the top 25 in the nation. We're also the youngest program in this category and the only Virginia program at this level.
The admission information provides both potential and matriculated student with details about the educational program leading to a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies. It should be viewed as an adjunct to Shenandoah University’s Graduate Catalog and the Shenandoah University Physician Assistant Program Student Handbook, which contain specific information regarding the university and related policies.
The Shenandoah University PA (SUPA) Program recognizes the unique teaching and assessment challenges presented to academic institutions during the Covid-19 outbreak.