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Physician Assistant

Our Master of Science Physician Assistant Program — the only PA program in Maine — prepares physician assistants to meet the diverse needs of rural as well as urban populations. We emphasize all aspects of health care, including geriatrics, health promotion and disease prevention, and public health practice.


PA program by the Numbers

  • 1,920

    Hours each student spends in clinical rotations (2nd year)

  • 3.55

    Average cumulative GPA of most recent incoming class

  • 95%

    Average first-time pass rate on national certification exam (PANCE)