Physician Assistant Program
The SLU Physician Assistant (PA) Postbaccalaureate Program is a 27-month, seven-semester, year-round program with a rigorous didactic and clinical curriculum. The Master of Medical Science (M.M.S.) degree is awarded to those who successfully complete the curriculum. A total of 34 students are selected to begin the program each year.
There are two admission pathways aviable for those interested in applying:
- Traditional Admission: Admission to the graduate level MMS Program is granted through a competitive process.Please click here to view admission details.
- Pre-PA Scholars PAthway Admission: This pathway is only available to SLU sudents. Please click here to view admission details.
Degree offered: Master of Medical Science (M.M.S.)
Total Class Size: 34
Physician Assistant Program Curriculum - please click here to view curriculum.
Length of Program: 27 months, year-round, full-time
Start Date: mid to late August