Welcome to Physician Assistant Studies

Grand Valley State University's Physician Assistant Studies is part of the university's College of Health Professions offering a program designed for practitioners seeking a career as a Physician Assistant. Our Master of Physician Assistant Studies (M.P.A.S.) program is fully accredited by The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA.)

Graduates of the GVSU PAS program are eligible to take the National Certification Commission on Physician Assistants’ (NCCPA) Physician Assistant National Certification Exam (PANCE), and may apply for licensure in any of the 50 states, District of Columbia, and U.S. Territories. Graduates seeking employment in states other than Michigan may obtain further information on submission of a state-specific licensure application from American Academy of Physicians website or the respective state. Further information can be found on the AAPA website.

Events

Traverse City Open House

Traverse City Open House

April 11, 2015 11:00 AM

For more information about the Traverse City Campus or the GVSU PA Program please feel free to contact us at 231-995-1785 or attend one of our information sessions.  Faculty and staff will be...

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PAs in the News

Traverse City Campus

Traverse City Campus

November 11, 2014

Opening reception for the MPAS Traverse City campus held on 11/11/14.

GRPress article April 27, 2014

GRPress article April 27, 2014

April 28, 2014

GVSU PAS Students make a difference with health Insurance sign-ups.

Physician Assistants: A Fast-Growing Profession

Physician Assistants: A Fast-Growing Profession

September 05, 2013

Physician Assistants: A Fast-Growing Profession

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