Northern Arizona University

College of Health and Human Sciences

Physician Assistant Studies, MPAS


South San Francisco Street

Flagstaff, AZ 86011

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.P.A.S. - Physician Assistant Studies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Start a career in a rewarding, high-demand sector of health care: join the Northern Arizona University Physician Assistant (PA) program, Arizona’s only public university PA program. You will study in the state-of-the-art Phoenix Biomedical Campus, a 28-acre medical and bioscience campus in downtown Phoenix. The program operates in collaboration with the University of Arizona - Phoenix College of Medicine. Our program offers: master's degree in Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) high quality didactic and clinical experiences interdisciplinary medical education value and affordability Upon completion of the program, you will graduate with a master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS). This 24-month continuous program is a collaboration between Northern Arizona University and the University of Arizona College of Medicine, located in sunny, downtown Phoenix, Arizona. The first year of curriculum will consist of courses taught at the Phoenix Biomedical Campus, and the second year of curriculum will include supervised clinical rotations located in diverse geographical areas of Arizona, as well as regularly scheduled multi-day meetings at the Phoenix campus.


This program is accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA).

International Student Requirements:

Please see our website for international applicant requirements.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: No

In State Tuition (per year): 28166 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 39804 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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