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Pre–Physician Assistant

  • Pre–Physician Assistant at the University of Minnesota, Morris
  • Pre–Physician Assistant at the University of Minnesota, Morris
  • Pre–Physician Assistant at the University of Minnesota, Morris
  • Pre–Physician Assistant at the University of Minnesota, Morris
  • Pre–Physician Assistant at the University of Minnesota, Morris
  • Pre–Physician Assistant at the University of Minnesota, Morris
  • Pre–Physician Assistant at the University of Minnesota, Morris
  • Pre–Physician Assistant at the University of Minnesota, Morris

Physician assistants, or PAs, are health care professionals licensed to practice medicine with physician supervision. They are educated as generalists with a foundation in primary care. While many work in specialty fields such as cardiovascular surgery, orthopedics, or emergency medicine, the majority practice family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, or obstetrics and gynecology.

What does a physician assistant do?

Where do Physician Assistants work?

Morris Advantages

Physician Assistant programs are competitive. Augsburg, for example, accepts only 30 students into its Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies program from a pool of hundreds of applicants. Here are some of the advantages of preparing at the University of Minnesota, Morris, for a career as a physician assistant.

Read more about preparing for a physician assistant career at Morris.