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M.M.S PA Studies

» Program at a Glance

The Master of Medical Sciences (MMS) PA Studies Program curriculum is a 24 month, full-time, year-round cohort model. The curriculum is divided into 12 months of didactic and 12 months of clinical education.

+ - Year 1- Didactic

Spring:

  • Principles of Medical Science
  • History & Physical Diagnosis
  • Human Anatomy w/Lab
  • Evidence Based Medicine
  • Pharmacology
  • Inter-Professional Education
  • PA Professional Practice I
  • EENT

Summer:

  • Cardiology
  • Pulmonology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Genitourinary
  • Endocrinology
  • Hematology
  • PA Professional Practice II
  • Mental & Behavioral Health

Fall:

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Clinical Skills
  • Neurology
  • Orthopaedics/Rheumatology
  • Women's Health
  • Ethics in PA Practice
  • ID & Immunology
  • Pediatrics
  • Fundamentals of Surgery
  • Research Methods & Design

+ - Year 2- Clinical

Spring:

  • Family Medicine
  • Internal Medicine Inpatient
  • Internal Medicine Outpatient

Summer:

  • Graduate Project I
  • Women's Health & Ob-GYN
  • Emergency Medicine
  • General Surgery

Fall:

  • Graduate Project II
  • Mental & Behavioral Health
  • Pediatrics
  • Elective