Physician Assistant

Fast Facts

Degree: Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS)
Length: 28 months (7 semesters)
Program Start: Fall semester
Class Size: 66
Campus Location: Kearney & Omaha
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Application Deadlines and Admissions Timetable

  • 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.

  • Military Programs

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

Why UNMC's Physician Assistant program?
mckenna-flint-portrait.jpg“As students, it’s easy to become hyper-focused on the end goal –get the degree and graduate! But from past experience, I can confidently say that UNMC will prepare us to provide a gold standard of care to our patients.” - McKenna Flint, PA class of 2024
Read about McKenna in this Student Spotlight