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.

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Physician Assistant program by the numbers


Hours each student spends in clinical rotations

(second year)



Average cumulative GPA of most recent incoming class



Average first-time pass rate on national certification exam



From left: Pablo De La Guardia Criado, Morgan Dube, and Matt Harkins

Interprofessional student team advances to televised round of ‘Greenlight Maine’ challenge

Liam Prescott and Jacob Audet are two of the officers of UNE's EMS team

Student led Emergency Medical Services team ready to respond when seconds count

N95 mask fitting

First students return to campus after the COVID-19 shutdown


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