Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies


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Be A Health Care Hero

Want to make an impact? Practice medicine. Physician assistants do it every day, working directly with doctors to treat the sick, prevent disease, and deliver high-quality primary care to people who need it most. Physician assistants are today’s heroes of health care. And they’re at the heart of the new School of Health Sciences, our significant and strategic commitment to education innovation. With the launch of the Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies, we’re in the business of health care. Join the team.

Best People

Best Places

State-of-the-Art Spaces

You’ll have the benefit of all-new, high-tech classrooms and laboratories – the very best places to learn. In May, we’ll begin building a new wing to our flagship building that will include two new physician assistant classrooms, a high-fidelity simulation laboratory, and a physical examination laboratory. You'll also study gross human anatomy at Brown University in its award-winning medical education building in downtown Providence, and have access to Brown's medical library.

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Great Experiences

Clinical Partners in Excellence

Exceptional medical education demands exceptional hands-on training. You’ll work with patients in an unprecedented 13 clinical specialty rotations, and will be paired with preeminent doctors affiliated with our key partners – The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, the Care New England Health System, and the Southcoast Health System. You'll also have the chance to learn alongside outstanding providers in the Lifespan health system and at Blackstone Orthopedics, Gateway Health Care, and Sturdy Memorial Hospital.

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Great Business

Fundamentals of Health Care Reform

Health care is big business, and you will be uniquely prepared to practice in this fast-growing, ever-changing sector. You will be introduced to the eight management principles of medical practice – from quality management to organizational governance – in your second year of study. This unique focus on business fundamentals, so critical in today’s health care reform environment, is your competitive advantage.

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PAs are in demand, and the profession consistently ranks high in job pay and satisfaction surveys conducted by CNN/ Money, Forbes and US News & World Report.

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Physician Assistant Program at Bryant
Bryant University’s 428-acre secure campus in Smithfield, R.I., is within easy reach of
Routes 95, 295 and 146
; parking on campus is free.

We’re 45 minutes from Boston , 40 minutes from Worcester, and 15 minutes from Providence.

Get program details and application information at http://www.bryant.edu/mspas

Bryant University has applied for provisional accreditation from the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA). The program anticipates matriculating its first class in January 2015, pending provisional accreditation in September 2014. Provisional accreditation is an accreditation status for a new PA program that has not yet enrolled students but at the time of its comprehensive accreditation review has demonstrated its preparedness to initiate a program in accordance with the accreditation standards. The program will not commence in the event that this provisional accreditation is not received. Students will be conditionally accepted to the program pending accreditation.