About MPAS

Our Vision

To be a leader in the education of physician assistants through an innovative academic environment, inspiring graduates to fulfill our mission and foster positive health transformations within their communities.

Our Mission

To train competent and compassionate health care professionals who practice collaboratively, serve their communities, and advance the physician assistant profession.

Our Goals

To deliver a comprehensive curriculum ensuring graduates possess the clinical knowledge, skills, attitudes, and behaviors to provide competent patient care necessary to enter the healthcare field.
To recruit and retain students, faculty, and staff representative of the community.
To create a supportive learning environment that encourages community engagement and champions interprofessional patient-centered care teams.

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