The Doctor of Medical Science Degree can be completed 100% online. There are no on-site visits. This allows for student’s to continue working and focusing on their career while also earning a doctorate degree.
Degree strictly for PA’s
Physician Assistants are able to enhance their knowledge and education by having a degree that is strictly for PA’s. Those with a bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral degree and license/certification as a PA are eligible to apply.
Most of our faculty are all currently practicing physician assistants. We believe in staying up on our skills and staying relevant with the most up-to-date information.
Summer, Fall and Winter Start Dates
The DMSc program allows for three different program start dates. This gives the opportunity for students to start in the Summer, Fall and Winter semester.
4 Different Elective Tracks
Applicants will be able to choose from four different elective tracks to focus on during the course of the program. The elective tracks include: Healthcare Leadership and Administration, Advanced Clinical Practice, Healthcare Professions Education and Psychiatry.
2 Completion Models (As little as 16 months)
Applicants have the option to choose from two different models. The Phased Model can be completed over 20 months with 5 semesters. The Integrated Model can be done in as little as 16 months over 4 semesters. Both models allow for PA’s to continue with work obligations with completing this degree.