The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Department of Physician Assistant Studies College of Health Affairs

Degree Plan

Master in Physician Assistant Studies Bridge Program (MPAS)

The Master in Physician Assistant Studies Bridge Program (MPAS) curriculum is a web-based program that enables a practicing physician assistant with a Bachelor’s degree to obtain a Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies allowing the physician assistant to remain in their community while completing their course of study. The degree awarded at the completion of the Bridge Program will be a professional Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS).

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