Physician Assistant


According to the 2017 US News & World Report Best Grad Schools  list, our physician assistant program is #9!

MPAS Degree

Our Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) degree is offered by UNMC at Omaha and Kearney (UNK) campuses. Follow the navigation links to learn all about our program and admissions.


  • MPAS Degree Advancement Option

    We also offer an MPAS Degree Advancement Option (distance learning program) for current Physician Assistants who are seeking to further their education.

  • MPAS/MPH Dual Degree

    For students interested in dual training, which provides advantages for PAs, check out the MPAS/MPH Dual Degree.

  • Military Programs

    Follow the Military Programs link to learn about the Interservice Physician Assistant Program (IPAP) and Canadian Forces Affiliations.