Physician Assistant Studies

Be an important part of the health care team

Physician assistants (PAs) are prominent members of today’s health care teams who play diverse roles in primary care and specialized practice areas. As a PA you will diagnose illness, develop and manage treatment plans, prescribe medications, and often serve as your patient’s principal healthcare provider.

Discover your passion for healthcare by becoming a physician assistant at IUPUI!

#3on the Best 100 Jobs List

2,000hours of clinical experience in 12 different settings

93%of patients say PAs are trusted health care providers

Invested faculty in and out of the classroom.

Our Physician Assistant Studies program offers a faculty not only dedicated in the classroom, also in the clinic, who promote the advancement of the PA profession at the state and national level.

Our faculty is invested in you as a student, mentoring and guiding you through the program, fostering relationships that are collaborative in the classroom and the clinic.