The two-year program (120 semester credits) of study leading to a Master of Science in Physician Assistant studies (M.S.P.A.) is delivered Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM with occasional workshops outside of those hours. The first year of the program will be on the Heritage University campus in Toppenish, Washington with some coursework and/or learning experiences conducted at Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences. The clinic sites for the second year rotations will be spread throughout the Pacific Northwest.
A minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 is required in all courses.
The core courses required of all students in the M.S.P.A. degree are indicated below.