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Master of Physician Assistant Studies at RVU

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MASTER OF PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT STUDIES (MPAS)

Thank you for your interest in the Rocky Vista University Physician Assistant Program. The 2023-24 admissions cycle is now open.  Refer to the Admissions Process and Application tabs for more information.

The goal of the RVU PA program is to support the development of clinically competent, collaborative, and compassionate physician assistants. The programs’ competency-based curriculum and its faculty provide the framework to achieve this goal, offering a learner-centered, innovative approach to medical training, promoting patient safety and primary care. Ultimately, it is the learners that make RVU a success.

This program is offered at the Colorado campus.

RVU PA Program Application Cycle is Closed

Upon successful completion of the Master of Physician Studies program, students will be able to:

  1. Provide quality comprehensive patient care (Patient Care)
  2. Apply medical knowledge in the practice environment (Medical Knowledge)
  3. Incorporate evidence-based clinical reasoning into medical decisions. (Practice-based learning)
  4. Communicate effectively in clinical settings. (Interpersonal Communication Skills)
  5. Demonstrate professional behaviors in educational and practice environments. (Professionalism)
  6. Navigate evolving healthcare systems to provide optimal patient care (Systems-based Practice)
  7. Work collaboratively within an interprofessional team (Interprofessional Collaboration)
  8. Employ strategies that promote life-long personal and professional growth (Personal/Professional Development)

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

The University tuition, fees and cost of attendance are updated annually. To learn more about the tuition costs, individual health insurance and the tuition refund process, click on Tuition and Fees above.

The Physician Assistant Program processes hundreds of applications for admissions each year. Learn more about requirements for admissions including GRE scores, minimum prerequisite course work, and GPA requirements.

The MPAS curriculum is sequenced and designed to address and integrate the entrustable professional activities in which are contained the competencies the student must achieve to successfully enter the profession upon graduation.

CONTACT THE PA PROGRAM

COLORADO CAMPUS
8401 South Chambers Rd.

Englewood, CO 80112
303-373-2008

For faster response, please direct inquiries to the PA Program:
admissions@rvu.edu