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Department of Physician Assistant Medicine


Physician Assistants (PAs) are medical professionals who diagnose illness, develop and manage treatment plans, educate patients, and prescribe medications. The WSU PA Program is a two-year, full-time, intensive graduate level program that will train individuals with clinical experience and a strong academic background for careers as physician assistants and leaders in the field of medicine.



  • Admissions Information

    Discover what makes a competitive candidate to our PA program, what our admission process entails, and learn the differences between our required and recommended requisites.

  • Program Technical Standards

    It is essential for students to possess the knowledge and skills required to function in a variety of clinical settings. Know in advanced what our program will require to provide this wide spectrum of patient care. 


WSU has applied for Accreditation-Provisional from the Accreditation Review Commission on  Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA). The WSU PA Program anticipates matriculating its first class in January, 2023 pending achieving Accreditation-Provisional status at the September, 2022 ARC-PA meeting. Accreditation-Provisional is an accreditation status granted when the plans and resource allocation, if fully implemented as planned, of a proposed program that has not yet enrolled students appear to demonstrate the program’s ability to meet the ARC-PA Standards or when a program holding accreditation-provisional status appears to demonstrate continued progress in complying with the Standards as it prepares for the graduation of the first class (cohort) of students.


are in store for you @WSU! Discover why Weber?  

The healthcare industry aims to achieve patients' success and well-being through what's called the Triple Aim. This term means the simultaneous pursuit of high quality care at a low cost, with all demographic and socioeconomic access.

At the Dumke College of Health Professions we believe your education should be treated the same way! And our award-winning University is dedicated to your student success!



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